"Natural" being our keyword, our aim is to make delicious products more delicious, safe and healthy by only using natural ingredients of distinct origins. Furthermore, our materials are supplied from our farms or from directly contracted growers since we require that the raw materials be of clear origins. As a company with agricultural cultivation also in view, we endeavor daily with the prospect for the development of our communities.
"Our research started in Shonan, first looking into the synthesis of apple scent, and then, the scents and tastes of various natural fruits. It was the start of our long journey, and through which, we realized how the work of human can never prevail over the work of nature"
(An excerpt from the founder's essay posted on "Flavor" magazine of Nippon Koryo Kyokai in 1956)