|2000||May.||San Technology, Inc. was founded in San Diego, California.
―Company started as an electronics manufacturer focused on
LCD display distribution.
|2003||Sep.||Opened the company's first cell phone shop in San Diego targeting
Japanese people living in the U.S.
|Nov.||Established San Technology Shanghai Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China.
―Started production of LCD modules.
|2005||Aug.||Shanghai factory acquired ISO 9001:2000|
|2007||Sep.||Opened the company's third cell phone shop in San Jose (Silicon Valley).|
|Sep.||Established San Technology, Inc. in Kobe as the sales base in Japan.|
|2008||Apr.||Began selling American consumer items online through Rakuten Ichiba
(online shopping site) and Yahoo Shopping in Japan.
|Sep.||Shanghai factory acquired ISO 14001:2004|
|Nov.||Established Santek Europe GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany as the sales base for the European region.|
|2009||Jul.||Opened a mobile phone shop in San Diego in collaboration with KDDI.|
|Nov.||Established Santek Hong Kong Limited as the procurement and logistic
|Dec.||Established San Technology Zhuhai Co., Ltd., the company's second
factory in Zhuhai, China.
―Began mass-production of 3D glasses.
|2010||Jan.||Opened the sales office for the Kanto area of Japan in Yoyogi, Tokyo.|
|Jun.||Invested in AIS Corporation, a color filter manufacturer in Aomori, Japan.
―Acquired 2.5% of AIS share.
|Jul.||Established Santek Europe Ltd. in England as the logistics and sales base.|
|Sep.||Purchased a 700 square meter building in Kobe.
―Relocated the headquarters to this building (in October).
|Oct.||Opened the second mobile phone shop in San Jose in collaboration with