Morinaga Group’s Founding Spirit and 120 Years of History

“I wish to provide delicious, highly nutritious Western confectionaries to the people of Japan.” Morinaga & Co., Ltd. was launched with this strong desire as expressed by Taichiro Morinaga, the company’s founder. In the late Meiji era, there was no form of technical expertise on the manufacturing of Western confectionery in Japan. Taichiro continued his efforts with dogged persistence—a pioneering spirit to take on unprecedented challenges. This spirit is still serving as the Morinaga Group’s source of growth.

Morinaga Group’s Founding Spirit and 120 Years of History

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