About us | Business Details of Otafuku Group Companies

Business Details of Otafuku Group Companies

Introducing the general information and data of Otafuku Group.

Otafuku Group

Organization chart

Business Details

Otafuku Holdings Co., Ltd.

Founded November 1922
Established October 1952
Representative Shigeki Sasaki, President
Location 7-4-27 Shoko Center, Nishi-ku, Hiroshima-shi,
Hiroshima 733-8670
Tel. 082-277-7112
Capital 100 million yen
Business Business planning for the Otafuku Group and supervisory management of each company
No. of Employees 43

Otafuku Sauce Co., Ltd.

This company, which was founded as Sasaki Shoten, a sake and soy sauce wholesaler/retailer, in 1922, has entered its 96th year, and currently focuses on the manufacture and sales of Okonomi Sauce, Yakisoba Sauce and Takoyaki Sauce, as well as various sauces and dipping sauces for everything from business to household uses.
The company is additionally making efforts to spread okonomiyaki culture from Hiroshima to all across Japan and the world through projects such as okonomiyaki classes, support and training for opening a related business, and management of the Wood Egg Okonomiyaki Museum. All of these efforts share the goal of increasing nutritional value in simple ways, and spreading the enjoyment of interpersonal communication when gathered around the okonomiyaki grill with friends and family, a key attraction of okonomiyaki culture.

Founded October 2009
Representative Naoyoshi Sasaki, President
Location 7-4-27 Shoko Center, Nishi-ku, Hiroshima-shi,
Hiroshima 733-8670
Tel. 082-277-7111
Capital 100 million yen
Business Development, manufacture and sales of sauces, vinegar, dipping sauces and other seasonings
Offices 24 locations in Japan
No. of Employees 423
Sales 24 billion yen

■Okonomiyaki Training Centers

Sendai, Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka, Okayama, Hiroshima, Takamatsu and Fukuoka

Otafuku Foods, Inc.

Established January 1998
Representative Takamitsu Ozawa, President
Location 13117 Molette St. Santa Fe Springs, Ca
Capital 6.1 million USD
Business Manufacture of Okonomi Sauce, Yakisoba Sauce, flavored vinegar, dipping sauces and other liquid seasonings and sales in North, Central and South America
No. of Employees 14
Sales 6.1 million USD

Otafuku Foods (Qingdao) Co., Ltd.

Established February 2012
Representative Shigeki Sasaki, Chairperson
Location No. 16, Ronghai Road, Jihongtan Sub-district Office, Chengyang District, Qingdao City, Shandong Province, China
Capital 7 million USD
Business Manufacture of Okonomi Sauce, Yakisoba Sauce, flavored vinegar, dipping sauces and other liquid seasonings and sales in China and neighboring countries
No. of Employees 30
Sales 7 million USD

OTAFUKU SAUCE MALAYSIA SDN.BHD.

Established April 2016
Representative Seito Kono, Managing director
Location No.61, Jalan 5/KU6, Kawasan Perindustrian Sungai Puloh, 42100 Klang, Selangor.
Capital MYR2,000,000
Business Manufacture, sales and export of halal seasonings such as Okonomi Sauce, Yakisoba Sauce and Takoyaki Sauce
No. of Employees 14
Sales MYR 2,000,000

Otafuku Vinegar Brewery Co., Ltd.

Vinegar was the starting point of Otafuku production. It is essential as the primary ingredient of our sauces. In Daiwa Town, blessed by natural water and clear air that are optimal for fermenting, we produce various products from jummai (pure rice) vinegar to a variety of vinegars and flavored vinegars with the spirit and history of our company imbued in every single drop.

Established October 1999
Representative Takao Sasaki, President
Location 1-1 Ogu, Daiwa-cho, Mihara-shi, Hiroshima 729-1323 Tel. 0847-34-0124
Capital 10 million yen
Business Development, manufacture and sales of fermented products such as vinegar, flavored vinegar, sweet half-sake and fermented seasonings
No. of Employees 14
Sales 840 million yen

Okonomi Foods Co., Ltd.

Specializes in development and sales of flour, mainly for okonomiyaki, as well as flour-related ingredients. By utilizing the know-how and ideas gained from developing together with the history of okonomiyaki, this company features a rich variety of products that can be used to create great flavors by anyone from professionals to families.

Established July 1986
Representative Eishi Sasaki, President
Location 7-2-7 Shoko Center, Nishi-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima 733-0833
Tel. 082-278-5430
Capital 10 million yen
Business Sales of okonomiyaki ingredients (such as flour, tempura batter scraps, dry fish shavings and aonori (green laver))
No. of Employees 11
Sales 3.84 billion yen

Union Sauce Co., Ltd.

Under our philosophy of "Seeking to refine our flavors and pursuing originality in order to create products we can be proud of in the future," this company produces sauces using only the finest fresh vegetables and in-house ground spices. In addition to the Union Sauces with the penguin logo, the company also produces business-use Otafuku sauces for eastern Japan.

Established December 1949
Representative Takashi Igusa, President
Location 3109 Kiwadashima, Nikko-shi, Tochigi 321-2345
Tel. 0288-26-4896
Capital 62.5 million yen
Business Manufacture and sales of sauces, ketchup, mayonnaise, dipping sauces and other liquid seasonings
No. of Employees 46
Sales 2.19 billion yen

OPP Co., Ltd.

Specializing in packaging, this company performs all tasks from planning and design of interior and exterior packaging, as well as wrapping, packing and shipping of Otafuku Group products. This company also promotes fixed-term employment of retirees, employment for the handicapped, and community involvement.

Established June 2016
Representative Yoshihiko Suga, President
Location 5-2-5 Shoko Center, Nishi-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima 733-8678
Capital 10 million yen
Business All packaging processes (such as wrapping, packing and shipping) for seasonings, processed foods and similar products
No. of Employees 5

<Note: The numbers of employees are as of Oct. 2018 and the sales figures are as of Sept. 2018>