Dream Greation for the New Century

Yaokin engages in the design, production and sale of a wide variety of confectionery, ranging from light snacks and sweets based on original fun ideas to nostalgic candies beloved for generations. We deliver fresh products to children throughout Japan and the rest of the world, cultivating the dreams of those who love fun and delicious food. Yaokin strives to create a rich environment for children through innovative treats that are popular and safe.

Company Profile

Company name Yaokin Corporation
Location The head office:
5-3-2 Yokokawa
Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-0003
TEL (03)3622-8935
FAX (03)5608-7233

Yashio operating headquarters
1606-1 Osone
Yashio City, Saitama 340-0834
TEL (048)997-3003
FAX (048)994-1310
Date Founded April, 1960
Date of Incorporation September, 1981
Capital Stock ¥ 10 million
Representative Director Masahiko Sumiya
Number of employees 76
Annual Sales (12/31/07) ¥ 16.3 billion
Lines of Business The design, production and sale of sweets and food products and the sale of related toys
Correspondent Bank Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Kinshicho Branch
Affiliate Yaokin Trading, Inc

Company History

April, 1960 Yaokin opens for business in Taihei, Sumida Ward, Tokyo as a producer and wholesaler of confectionery food products.
December, 1978 Head office relocates to a new office building constructed in Yokokawa, Sumida Ward, Tokyo.
September, 1981 The trade name is changed to Yaokin Trading Inc. and Yaokin Inc. is established.
September, 1989 New delivery center opens in Yashio City in Saitama Prefecture.
October, 2001 Delivery center is relocated and merges with the Operating Headquarters.
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