Integrate global competitiveness
into regional potential.
Carrying the Ancestors’ Determination and Founding Spirit to the Modern Day
Yamamo / Takamo & Corp.
Making Konjac Simpler and More Delicious
Bringing Out the Potentials of Unknown Local Resources
Giving Back to the Community by Making the Most of a Unique Feature of the Region
Aiming to Have Plastic Tableware Seen in a More Positive Light
Ishikawa Jyushi Kogyo
A Passion for Applying Knowledge from Past Experiences to Contemporary Life
Transforming the World with Comfortable and Easy-to-Walk-in Shoes that Solve Foot Problems of Women in Asian Countries
Japanese Confectionery Helps Strengthen Ties with People in Taiwan
Wanting to Spread the Valued Culture Hidden in Provincial Cities
Fusion of Tradition and Technology to Create Unique and Lasting Value for Users
Promoting Japan’s Unique Sceneries through a Guest House
One Line Enriches Lives with Limitless Concepts
Heian Shindo Kogyo
Wishing to Pass on the Custom of “Lighting a Fire” into the Future
Making its First Entry into Europe by Introducing New Products That Overturn the Conventional Notion of Paper
New Miso Factory Tour Fusing Industry and Art
Business operator: Yamamo / Takamo & Corp.
Project manager: Takuto Motomura
Introducing Healthy Japanese Traditional Foods to the World
Business operator: IA-Foods Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Masanori Tonegawa
Be a Part of the Story of Japanese Swords and Samurai
Business operator: Eighty Days Inc.
Project manager: Takehiko Yanase
A Soil-Less Sunagoke Sheet
Business operator: Green’s Green Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Ryuta Ishikawa
Innovative Resin Glass Boasting Exceptional Beauty and Strength
Business operator: Ishikawa Jyushi Kogyo K.K.
Project manager: Robert Amakasu
Conveying Japanese Culture and Aesthetics to the World through Soap That Harnesses the Powers of Biotechnology
Business operator: GE Wellness Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Mika Tsuneyoshi
Women’s Comfort Shoes Created through Finely Tuned Advances
Business operator: Moraproduct Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Hirotoshi Tsuchiya
Dumplings Born from Japanese and Western Artistry and Close-Knit Personal Connections
Business operator: Sanjuen Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Yusuke Kainuma
Experiencing Japanese Life via a Lively Shopping Street
Business operator: Tourism Designers Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Chris Glenn
A Hybrid Pot Made of Earthenware, Metal and Cutting and Shaving Technology
Business operator: MOLATURA Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Kota Matsumoto
Cycling Tours to Share Japan’s Unique Sceneries with Inbound Tourists
Business operator: RIDAS Inc.
Project manager: Masamitsu Fujita
White and Black Lines for Hanging, Placing and Illuminating
Business operator: Heian Shindo Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Kenji Nishiyama
Enriching Time Created through the Fusion of Two Traditional Industries
Business operator: Kobe Match Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Yasuhiro Horiuchi
Bags Made from Paper Featuring Excellent Durability and Water Resistance as well as Superb Designs
Business operator: Iwasaki Siki Co., Ltd.
Project manager: Daiki Iwasaki