Established Kirin Kyowa Foods Company, Limited.
We are pleased to inform you that Kyowa Hakko Food Specialties Co., Ltd. and Kirin Food-Tech Company, Limited have merged as of April 1, 2009 and started newly as Kirin Kyowa Foods Company, Limited (Kirin Kyowa Foods’) .
Based on the strengths of each company in fermentation-related technology, the new company, Kirin Kyowa Foods, aims to propose and deliver to customers appealing, tasty and healthy food products and ingredients. The creation of Kirin Kyowa Foods represents a new start and it is expected to play a key role in the quantum leap in growth in the area of food and health that the Kirin Group is targeting in its long-term management vision, Kirin Group Vision 2015 (”KV2015).
- Company Name
- Kirin Kyowa Foods Company, Limited
- Head Office
- Sphere Tower Tennozu, 17th Fl.
2-2-8 Higashi Shinagawa
- 3 bilion yen
- Representative Director, President
- Soichiro Katsura
- Number of employees
- 692(as of April 1, 2009)
- Company activities
- Manufacturing and sales of seasonings, sweeteners, quality-improving agents, yeast-related ingredients, bakery ingredients and other food ingredients