PORTER is a japanese luggage and accessories label owned by Yoshida & co. Founded by Kichizo Yoshida as Yoshida Kaban Seisakujo and was created in 1962. Porter often collaborates with other fashion brands and consumer electronics companies to produce limited edition products.
75th anniversary of Yoshida & Co., Ltd.
"PORTER GIRL" is released
One product from "PORTER" and one from "LUGGAGE LABEL" receives the "Good Design Award”
"YOSHIDA" brand is released
Kichizo Yoshida passes away
50th anniversary of Yoshida & Co., Ltd
Yoshida & Co., Ltd’s longest continuing series ”Baron” is released
The first private brand PORTER is launched
1st Autumn Collection is presented at Nikkatsu Kokusai Kaikan (Hibiya, Tokyo)
Yoshida develops the Elegant Bag
Yoshida Kaban Seisakujo is reformed as Yoshida & Co., Ltd. and relocates to Higashi-Kanda, where the current head office is located
Kichizo establishes Yoshida Kaban Seisakujo in Kandasuda-cho, Tokyo
Founder Kichizo Yoshida is born in Samukawa-cho, Kanagawa
Receive the latest updates, breaking stories and headlining articles curated by our editorial team just for you.
Help us serve you better
We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest
fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our
sites will show while you continue to browse.