Books

Japanese Firms that are NO.1 in the World

Title in Japanese Nippon no “sekai No.1” kigyo
Author Nikkei Business Daily
Synopsis

“Aim to be No.1 in Japan, and eventually No.1 in the world.” This was the slogan for many firms that had risen from the ruins of WWII and had achieved miraculous growth. Far behind American giants,...

Yamaki’s Reduced Salt “Dashitsuyu” Broth Recipe

Title in Japanese Yamaki no genen dashitsuyu reshipi
Author Yamaki Co., Ltd.
Synopsis

Third in the popular Yamaki recipe book series, this book will teach you how to make 77 different dishes that Yamaki corporate members have carefully chosen using its reduced salt "dashitsuyu broth...

The Secret of Sushiro, Conveyor-belt Sushi Bar

Title in Japanese Massugu Baka-Shojiki ni Yaritsuzukeru
Author Kenichi Toyosaki
Synopsis

Sushiro’s obsessive attitude of customers over everything was what made an ordinary sushi restaurant into a 120 billion yen top industry company. With their motto as “satisfying customers with deli...

The First Company 2015; Innovators for New Domains

Author Diamond Frontier Club
Synopsis

The First Company 2015 is the second in this series of annual publications from Diamond Inc.

There are approximately 4.2 million companies in Japan, most of which are relatively small-scale...

The Screw That Never Becomes Loose

Title in Japanese Zettai Ni Yurumanai Neji
Author Katsuhiko Wakabayashi
Synopsis

The Screw That Never Becomes Loose is an insightful publication authored by Katsuhiko Wakabayashi, a man who has successfully designed and marketed novel engineering products for decades. In this b...

The Most Valuable Companies of Japan 4

Title in Japanese Nihon de Ichiban Taisetsu ni Shitai Kaisha 4
Author Koji Sakamoto
Synopsis

The long-awaited fourth book in the series "The Most Valuable Companies of Japan" . This time the book will introduce 5 companies, ranging from industry top companies to blue chip companies that ha...

The Most Valuable Companies of Japan 3

Title in Japanese Nihon de Ichiban Taisetsu ni Shitai Kaisha 3
Author Koji Sakamoto
Synopsis

Third in “The Most Valuable Companies of Japan” series, this volume contains miraculous stories of seven different companies. "The Most Valuable Companies of Japan" came out of the efforts of visit...

The Most Valuable Companies of Japan 2

Title in Japanese Nihon de Ichiban Taisetsu ni Shitai Kaisha 2
Author Koji Sakamoto
Synopsis

To live up to the reader’s expectations and wishes, the second in its series “The Most Valuable Companies of Japan 2” has been published. "The Most Valuable Companies of Japan" came out of the effo...

The Most Valuable Companies of Japan

Title in Japanese Nihon de Ichiban Taisetsu ni Shitai Kaisha
Author Koji Sakamoto
Synopsis

"The Most Valuable Companies of Japan" came out of the efforts of visiting and interviewing approximately 7,000 different companies across Japan. On the contrary to the general view that company be...

The First Company 2014; Pioneers of Industries

Title in Japanese Za Fa-suto Kanpani 2014
Author Diamond Frontier Club
Synopsis

The First Company 2014 is the first in a new series of publications for annual release from Diamond, Inc. This edition is divided into three parts and covers 50 different companies. The first part ...