Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Company typePublic KK
TYO: 1333
Industry
FoundedOsaka, Japan March 31, 1943 (1943-03-31)
Headquarters2-20 3-chome, Toyosu, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-8603, Japan
Key people
Shigeru Ito, (CEO and President)
Products
RevenueIncrease $ 8.614 billion (FY 2012) (¥ 809.789 billion) (FY 2012)
Increase $ 58 million (FY 2012) (¥ 5.448 billion) (FY 2012)
OwnerNakabe family through Daitoh Trading Co. (10.19%)
Number of employees
12,335 (consolidated) (as of December 2013)
Websitewww.maruha-nichiro.co.jp/english/
Footnotes / references
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Maruha Nichiro Corporation (マルハニチロ株式会社, Maruha Nichiro Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese seafood company, beginning its operation in 1880, when its founder, Ikujiro Nakabe, began a fish sale business in Osaka.[3] The company is the largest of its kind in Japan, with Nippon Suisan Kaisha and Kyokuyo Co., Ltd. as its main competitors.

Group Slogan is "Bringing Delicious Delight to the World."[4]

Maruha Nichiro has subsidiaries in Japan, New Zealand, Australia, the United States, across Europe, Asia and South America.[5]

History

Taiyo professional baseball club (present-day Yokohama DeNA BayStars) established

See also

References

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  2. ^ "Financial Statement 2013" (PDF). Retrieved April 4, 2014.
  3. ^ "Corporate History". Retrieved April 4, 2014.
  4. ^ "Our values: an essential part of society". Our Values | Maruha Nichiro. Retrieved 2019-05-13.
  5. ^ "Group Companies". Retrieved April 4, 2014.
  6. ^ a b c d e Krug, J.A.; Day, A.M. (September 1947). "Japan's Big Fishing Companies" (PDF). US Dept of Interior - Fish and Wildlife Service. Fishery Leaflet. 268. Washington D.C.: 17–21 – via NOAA Library.
  7. ^ "Major seafood firms Maruha, Nichiro to merge in October". TMC News. December 11, 2006. Retrieved April 4, 2014.
  8. ^ "Tech in Asia - Connecting Asia's startup ecosystem". www.techinasia.com. Retrieved 2022-02-05.
  9. ^ "Maruha Nichiro completes merger". undercurrent news. April 2, 2014. Retrieved April 4, 2014.
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