Company

Company Profile

Founded
March 1922
Incorporated
June 1950
President
Hiroshi Uda
Nature of Business
Processing and sale of kezuri katsuobushi (dried bonito shavings)
Sales of related products and food-stuffs
Business Addresses
Headquarters/Plant
661 Ogiya-cho, Sakaimachi-dori Oike-agaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto 604-0824
 TEL: +81-75-211-2940
 FAX: +81-75-211-034
 
Kyoto Nantan Plant
40 Kitazawa, Yagi-cho Tamanoi, Nantan, Kyoto 629-0163
 TEL: +81-771-43-2940
 FAX: +81-771-43-2945
 
Osaka Branch
0 Kitazawa, Yagi-cho Tamanoi, Nantan, Kyoto 629-0163
 TEL: +81-76-240-2940 
 FAX: +81-76-240-2993
 
Kanazawa Branch
51-6 Kobu-cho Minami, Kanazawa, Kanazawa 920-0363
 TEL: +81-3-3380-2940
 FAX: +81-3-3384-1941
 
Tokyo Sales Office
Daini Tanzawa Building 2nd Floor, 5-23-11 Chuo, Nakano-ku, Tokyo 164-0011
 TEL.+81-3-3380-2940
 FAX.+81-3-3384-1941
 
Niigata Sales Office
Sumiyoshi-cho, Shibata, Niigata 957-0061
 
Nagoya Sales Office
Daiwa Mansion 1st Floor N, 180 Ochiai-cho, Kita-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 462-0017
 
Fukuoka Sales Office
Faubourg Josai I-102, 4-1-5, Torikai, Jonan-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka 814-0130
 
U.S. Subsidiary
F.K.International,inc. Atlanta,GA 30363 U.S.A.

History

1922

Meiichiro Fukushima, Founder, moved to Kyoto from a small island in Japan’s Inland Sea, followed the next year by Ryusuke Fukushima, the second president. They set up their business at the corner of Sakai-cho and Takeya-cho in Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, under the name of “Fukushima Kyoto Store”.

1950

Restructured to form a corporation which launched with 1 million yen of capital, 18 employees, and a sales office at Takakura-Oike in Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto.

1962

Sales office moved to its present location at Sakai-cho-Oike in Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto.

1966

Company name changed from Fukushima Kyoto Ten Co. Ltd. to the present Fukushima Katsuo Co., Ltd.
Osaka branch set up.

1971

Capital increased to 35 million yen.

1974

New headquarters built.

1978

Kanazawa branch set up.

1989

New plant built at headquarters.

1992

New warehouse built at Osaka branch.

1995

New warehouse built at Kanazawa branch.

1999

New headquarters office completed to mark 50th anniversary of
incorporation.

2006

Tokyo sales office set up.

2014

New Kyoto Nantan Plant built.
U. S. subsidiary, F. K. International, Inc.,
established in Atlanta, GA.

2015

Nagoya sales office set up.
Fukuoka sales office set up.
Niigata sales office set up.
Halal Certification received.