Leading Trade Paper in Japanese Food Industry

The Japan Food Journal is the leading trade paper in the Japanese food industry. Our inaugural issue was published by an organization affiliated with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in 1943, and we celebrate our 75th anniversary in 2018.
The environment of food industry has been changing rapidly, and the demand for securing food and keeping the balance of supply and demand is expected to grow on the global level. The diet of Japanese consumers is becoming increasingly diverse, and as more food ingredients and products are imported from overseas, we must learn, think and act globally.
The Japan Food Journal is a source of the latest news from various segments of the food industry, such as milk and dairy products, spices and condiments, flour, confectionery, oils, frozen foods, canned and bottled foods, alcohol beverages, processed agricultural and marine products, and distribution thereof, as well as restaurants, home-meal replacements, such as bento boxes and deli foods, ingredients, machinery and materials, and so on.

Learn more Japan Food Journal Online (google trancerated)

FABEX(World Food and Drink Great Expo)

FABEX is the World Food and Drink Great Expo in Japan debuted in 1998 as a general tradeshow for food, ingredient, equipment and container manufacturers.
The World Food and Beverage Great Expo and Dessert Sweets & Bakery Festival, these two fairs are generically called "FABEX". This is one of the largest trade fairs in Japan covering the entire range of commercial foods and food products, equipment and materials, and containers and packaging. The event has been expanding every year, and we also have the category-specific zones such as "Healthcare Food Expo" which targets the growing senior healthcare market in Japan, and the "Café & Bakery Expo" which is designed to revitalize the café and bakery market by introducing new ideas for diversification and new products. Expanding to further enhanced content of FABEX are the Food & Drink OEM Matching Expo since 2013 and Halal Market Fair since 2015. Furthermore, other joint events held concurrently such as the Meat Industry Fair, Wine & Gourmet Japan, and the Noodle Industry Fair which have synergistic effects to attract over 75,000 visitors to FABEX.

Learn more

Japanese Restaurants Journal

Ramen Journal
Ramen Journal is the information paper for ramen shop owners. It helps them to know the new perspectives and reports of the trend in ramen business

Yakiniku Journal
Yakiniku Journal is mainly targeted for the Yakiniku Restaurant Employees. It helps the staffs to know the new perspectives and reports the trend in yakiniku business.

Sushi Journal
Sushi Journal is information paper with the mission of spreading sushi, a traditional Japanese food, around the world by providing Japanese food manufacturers in order to introduce new sushi materials. The paper features new sushi ingredients by the viewpoints of professional sushi chefs.

Learn more

afh (ASEAN FOOD industries HUMAN resources development association)

afh work on human resource development of food-related areas in partnership with universities in the ASEAN Region. afh was established in 2014 as a private-sector partner sharing the purpose of a “Government-Private Project for Human Resource Development in Food-related Areas through Partnership of Japan and the ASEAN Region implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan (MAFF) as the background of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations(ASEAN) and Japan commemorated the 40th anniversary of friendship and cooperation in 2013.
afh provides students of ASEAN universities with opportunities for advanced learning about the food industry, information on employment with existing and future local affiliates of Japanese companies and experience of Japanese food culture.

Learn more

5 A DAY Association Japan

5 A DAY Association Japan is a nonprofit organization that develops SHOKUIKU (Food Education) throughout Japan. Our mission is to focus on food education to increase fruit and vegetable consumption nationwide for the health of the people. We also learn from the food supply chain and traditional healthy cuisine, "WASHOKU".

Learn more