Category Archives: Japan Collection

CASIO General

Casio was established as Kashio Seisakujo in April 1946 by Tadao Kashio, an engineer specializing in fabrication technology.[1] Kashio’s first major product was the yubiwa pipe, a finger ring that would hold a cigarette, allowing the wearer to smoke the cigarette down to its nub while also leaving the wearer’s hands free.[6]Japan was impoverished immediately following World War II, so cigarettes were valuable, and […]