Makita Corporation was founded in 1915 as an electric motor sales and repair company who in 1958 became the first company in Japan to manufacture electric planers. Now, over 100 years on Makita have a reputation as the world leading manufacturer of power tool products for the Building & Construction, Power Garden and Commercial Cleaning industries. Makita built our market leading reputation for quality and innovation of the back of our core philosophy “Listen, Act & Deliver”. Makita believe's the best products are made by spending the time to “listen” to the people who use them and then send that feedback to our world class research & design facilities across the world to then “Act” upon. Makita takes time to make sure they get these two stages right so Makita can “Deliver” market leading products and innovation.
Today Makita delivers a wide range of market leading products founded on our philosophy of “Listen, Act & Deliver” and can take you from the jobsite, to the backyard and beyond. Our commitment to you is to continue to lead the way by listening to your needs.