|Industry||Electronics and printers|
|Founded||Tegoshi, Shizuoka, Japan|
|Hajime Sato (President and CEO)|
|Products||printers, electronic components, precision parts|
|Revenue||¥35,717 million (£267 million) (Year ended 28 February 2011)|
Number of employees
|Website||Star Micronics Co., Ltd.|
Star Micronics Co., Ltd. (スター精密株式会社, Sutā Seimitsu Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese multinational electronic components and printer manufacturing company headquartered in Shizuoka, Japan. It was founded in 1947 as a precision processor of miniature components, later expanding into automatic lathes, printers, micro audio components, and other fields.
Star Micronics employs around 2,500 staff in several countries and had total revenues of £267 million in 2010.
Star Manufacturing Co., Ltd. was established in 1950 with a capital of ¥ 500,000, in Tegoshi, Shizuoka, to manufacture and sell wristwatches and camera parts.