Banner Industries Expands To National Partnership With NIPPON PILLAR CORPORATION OF AMERICA

November 18, 2021

Danvers, MA (November 18, 2021) – Banner Industries is proud to announce its expanded partnership with NIPPON PILLAR CORPORATION OF AMERICA, which will go into effect Tuesday, January 11, 2022. This officially marks the beginning of our exclusive US national partnership. (With the exception of California.) NIPPON PILLAR has been a global leader in the fittings and seal industry for over 90 years.

NIPPON PILLAR is a long-time partner of Banner Industries, and this expanded partnership enables us to bring more solutions to our semiconductor customers. As a world leader in fittings for high temperature, high purity applications, NIPPON PILLAR products are perfectly suited for the high demands and stringent purity requirements of the semiconductor industry. “We are excited about this expanded partnership with NIPPON PILLAR,” says Bud Richard, CEO at Banner Industries. “NIPPON PILLAR has proven time and time again to be an excellent benefit for our customers, and we are proud to bring the same first-class products and services to a national level.”

“We are very excited to extend our partnership with Banner Industries, which allows us to bring a more complete package offering to the semiconductor industry. Our customers will benefit tremendously from Banner’s level of dedication and customer support,” says Junji Omiya, CEO at NIPPON PILLAR CORPORATION OF AMERICA. “We look forward to continually working closely with the Banner team on a national scale to provide engineered solutions and stellar service to our customers.”

The Fluororesin fittings offered by NIPPON PILLAR are available in all standard fittings types, including adaptors and custom configurations at your request. Their Super300 style fitting uses radial force, as opposed to axial force, to achieve high sealing performance that leads to consistent uptime and improved safety conditions. NIPPON PILLAR CORPORATION OF AMERICA (NPCA) was established in July 1999 in Tustin, CA as a subsidiary of NIPPON PILLAR PACKING CO., LTD (NPPC), Osaka, Japan.


About Banner Industries

Banner Industries is a privately held company and leader in flow component distribution for high purity and industrial manufacturing. Our complete synergistic product line and expert technical team enable us to serve a number of diverse industries including semiconductor, life sciences, pharmaceutical, solar and associated markets. Led by CEO, Bud Richard, Banner Industries collaborates with partners and customers to find solutions that improve productivity and profitability.

Banner Industries products are distributed through our 12 locations in the U.S. and Asia Pacific. For additional information, visit our website at

Tina Cipara
Marketing & Communications Manager



NIPPON PILLAR CORPORATION OF AMERICA (NPCA) was established in July 1999 as a subsidiary of NIPPON PILLAR PACKING CO., LTD (NPPC), Osaka, Japan.  For nearly 100 years Nippon Pillar has been a global leader in gland packing, seals, gaskets, pumps, and semiconductor manufacturing. Nippon Pillar has a state-of-the-art factory In Houston, TX, a warehousing and sales office in Fremont, CA, and is ISO 9001.2015 Certified. Learn more at

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VP of Semiconductor Business

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