In 1945, the scale manufacturing division of Kawanishi Machinery Co split off and became Yamato. Since Yamato became a stand alone company it has positioned itself as a global leader in resteraunt and bar weighing equipment.
During the life of the company, Yamato has gone on to many industry firsts. They were the first producer of restaurant and bar scales to be recognized as a designated manufacture under the Measurement Law in Japan and their manufacturing locations are ISO9001 certified.
Holding over 400 patents across the globe, Yamato stays a leader in the resturant and bar weighing equipment industry by continuing to develop new technologies that meet their customers needs for high quality products and services.