Corporate Data

Company Name
Morinaga & Co., Ltd
Toru Arai, President and Representative Director
Head Office Location
5-33-1 Shiba, Minato ku, Tokyo 108-8403
August 15, 1899 
Founded as Morinaga's Western Confectionary Shop
February 23, 1910
Paid In Capital
Business Activities
The main business of Morinaga is the manufacture, purchase, and sale of confectionaries (caramel, biscuits, chocolate, etc.), foods (cocoa, cake mix, etc.), frozen desserts (ice cream, etc.), and health products (jelly drinks, etc.).
Net Sales
Sales Composition by Division
Confectionary: 61.3 Frozen Desserts: 19.9 Health Products: 15.4 Other: 3.4
Number of Employees
1,349, average age of 41.1
Primary Financial Institutions
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., Mizuho Bank, Ltd., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
Share Information
  • Total Number of Authorized Shares: 1,000,000,000
  • Total Number of Shares Outstanding: 270,948,848
  • Number of Shareholders: 29,003
Morinaga’s Corporate Philosophy

Vision (Basic Philosophy)

"Delicious, Fun, and Healthy"


We offer safe eating habits and make contributions to the health of people around the world. For that reason, we provide impressive and worthwhile products through corporate activities infused with a pioneering spirit.

Branches and Factories
  • Hokkaido Branch Office(Sapporo-shi Hokkaido)
  • Tohoku Branch Office(Sendai-shi Miyagi)
  • Shutoken Branch Office(Minato-ku Tokyo)
  • Chubu Branch Office(Nagoya-shi Aichi)
  • Kansai Branch Office(Amagasaki-shi Hyogo)
  • Chugoku Shikoku Branch Office(Hiroshima-shi Hiroshima)
  • Kyushu Branch Office(Fukuoka-shi Fukuoka)
  • R&D Center(Yokohama-shi Kanagawa)
  • Tsurumi Factory(Yokohama-shi Kanagawa)
  • Chukyo Factory(Aki-shi Aichi)
  • Oyama Factory(Oyama-shi Tochigi)
  • Mishima Factory(Misihmai-shi Shizuoka)
Morinaga Group

Manufacturing and Sales

  • Morinaga Snack Foods Co., Ltd.
  • Takasaki Morinaga Co., Ltd.
  • Morinaga Kofu Foods Co., Ltd.
  • Morinaga Angel Dessert Co., Ltd.
  • Morinaga Dessert Co., Ltd.
  • Aunt Stella Inc.
  • Morinaga Shoji Co., Ltd.
  • Morinaga Market Development Co., Ltd.



*Non-consolidated subsidiary

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