History

1998

September Auto FREAK Co., Ltd. used car parts sales department independence and establishing in Machida, Tokyo

1999

April Up Garage Co., Ltd. establishing
The first "Up Garage Machida" store opening (currently "Up Garage Yokohama Machida Sohon" store)

2000

September The first franchise "Up Garage Kumamoto" store opening
October "Up Garage Mihara Kita" store opening in Kinki area (currently "Up Garage Mihara Kita Inter" store)
November "UP Garage Kanazawa" store opneing in Hokuriku area
Opening "Up Garage Riders" store, a new business category specializing in used motorcycle parts

2001

May "Up Garage Niigata" store opening in Shinetsu area
July "Up Garage Kurashiki" store opening in Chugoku・Shikoku area
November "Up Garage Nagoya Nakagawa" store opening in Tokai area
"Up Garage Sendai" store opening in Tohoku area

2002

January "Up Garage Shinhasamu" store opening on Hokkaido (currently "Up Garage Sapporo Shinhasamu" store)

2003

August "Up Garage Okinawa Chubu" store opening in Okinawa

2004

March Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers market

2005

May Opening "Up Garage Wheels" store, a used tire and wheels specialized store as a new business category

2008

April Starting of parts purchasing by assessment through the Hotline

2010

February "Up Garage Yokohama Machida Sohon" store relocation to Aoba, Yokohama
March Head Quarters relocation to Aoba, Yokohama
June Opening "Up Garage GT Parts" store, as a new business category specializing in GT parts
Opening "Tokyo Tire Distribution Center" Main Store, as a new business category specializing in Brand New tires (currently independent subsidiary company)
September Over 100 chain stores

2011

December Starting social networking service for car and motorcycle enthusiasts

2013

July Launching "Croooober", a website for car and motorcycle enthusiasts to support their favorite car customizing

2014

April Transition to Holding Company structure
"Croooober Holdings Co., Ltd." and "Tokyo Tire Co., Ltd. establishment
June The first overseas "Up Garage Bangkok Kaset Nawamin" store opening

2015

April ZERO TO ONE subsidiary company established

2016

July Number of Up Garage directly managed and franchise stores reached 150

2017

July "Touch Up Entertainment Co., Ltd.", subsidiary company establishing
Launching "Parts Entire-Car and Motorcycle Purchasing Department", as a new business category specializing in entire-vehicle purchase business

2018

April "TEAM UPGARAGE" wins SUPER GT300 for the First Time!
August Establishing "Up Garage USA Co., Ltd, as a subsidiary company in California, USA
October Launching "Work Garage" (currently "Up Garage Tools"), a new business model specializing in used tools

2019

October Number of Up Garage directly managed and franchise stores reached 200

2020

February "Tokyo Tire Distribution Center" (currently "Tire Distribution Center") member stores reached 150 stores

2021

April Specialized in used tools "Work Garage" is renaming to "Up Garage Tools" store
December Listed on JASDAQ (standard) market of Tokyo Stock Exchange

2022

March Launching a new business model, "Up Garage Cycles", a store specializing in used bicycles
April Specialized in Brand New tires "Tokyo Tire Distribution Center" is renaming to "Tire Distribution Center"