Company Introduction

Welcome to our company.


Below you will find information about us, our company,
our locations and facilities and the key events
and achievements in our history.
Company Name: Kyoeiseicha Co., Ltd.
Company Executive:Yasuhiro Morishita -Representative Director / CEO
Tsukasa Maekawa -Director / Chairman
Toshiyuki Miyahara -President
Capital: 45,000,000 JPY
Founded:
Established:
1836
1940.6.11 (June 11th)

Our Locations

Head Office:Seyama Building 5F, 5-1-1 Nishitenma,
Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0047 Japan
Uji Kubo Factory
Uji Morihan Shop
78 Kubo, Ogura, Uji, Kyoto 611-0042 Japan
Tokyo Office/ Morihan Sendagaya Shop20-3-102 (or R102) Sendagaya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-0051 Japan
Uji Higashiyama Factory34 Higashiyama, Ogura, Uji, Kyoto 611-0042 Japan
Kyoto Minami Distribution Center67-2 Sunada, Iseda, Uji, Kyoto 611-0043 Japan
Kyoto Techno Center8-1-2 Umemidai, Kizugawa, Kyoto 619-0215 Japan

Group Company

Kyoei Foods Co., Ltd5 Ishibashi, Ichida, Kumiyama, Kuze, Kyoto 613-0022 Japan
MJB Coffee: http://mjb-coffee.co.jp/
Café KFK: http://cafe-kfk.com/

History

1836: Morihan Seichajo (Tea wholesaler) is founded in Ogura, Uji, Kyoto
1872: Matsumoto Kenchaho (Tea Manufacturer) is founded in Yodoyabashi, Osaka
1918: Morihan Seichajo start business with Matumoto Kenchaho
1928 July: Develop “Koricha” (cold brew Gyokuro/ Sencha)
1929: Start sales at Hankyu Market
1930: Develop the industry first sweetened green tea powder in vacuum can
1940 June: Kyoeiseicha Co., Ltd. is established by Morihan Seichajo and Matsumoto Kenchaho
1963 October: Build Uji Higashiyama factory
1964 November: Move the head office to Nishitenma, Kita-ku, Osaka
1966 November: Open Tokyo office, Start filling into vacuum can for the first time in green tea industry
1977 November: Build a distribution center in Toyonaka, Osaka
1982 December: Raise the capital to 45,000,000 JPY
1989 February: Build a coffee factory
1994 October: Develop and introduce Matcha latte powder and black tea latte powder products
1996 September: Develop and introduce MINTON brand tea series
2005 April: Renew the head office
2005 September: Move the distribution center to Uji, Kyoto
2006 January: Establish an integrated system of tea sterilizing and Matcha grinding
2006 October: Acquire ISO9001 Certificate (Uji Kubo Factory, Uji Higashiyama Factories, Kyoto Minami Distribution Center)
2011 August: Install a radioactivity analyzer
2012 April: Renew Tokyo office
2013 June: Acquire FSSC22000 certificate (Uji Kubo Factory, Uji Higashiyama Factory)
Acquire ISO22000 certificate (Kyoto Distribution Center)