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History of HANEWFOODS GROUP

1947
Founded under the name Asada Shoten as a wholesale meat trader
1967
Reorganized as Hannan Chikusan Asada Shoten Co., Ltd.
1979
Established Mercury Overseas, Inc. in the US
1982
Relocated Mercury Overseas, Inc. to Mission St., South Pasadena, CA 91030-3192 US
1984
Established Matrad Pty. Ltd. in Australia
1985
Renamed Hannan Chikusan Co., Ltd. as Hannan Corporation
and established the Tokyo branch office
Established Tokyo Maruichi Chikusan Co., Ltd.
Established Unibright Foods, Inc. as a venture company by Hannan Corporation
and Starzen America Inc. in the US
Established Nippon Meat Hanbai Co., Ltd.
1992
Renamed the Tokyo Maruichi Chikusan Co., Ltd. as TMC Co., Ltd.
1994
Relocated TMC Co., Ltd. to Hamamatsu-cho, Minato-ku, Tokyo
1995
Established Hannan Group Coordinate Co., Ltd.
1997
Relocated Matrad Pty. Ltd. to Spring Hill, QLD 4000 Australia
1999
Relocated Hannan Co., Ltd. to Chuo-ku, Osaka
2005
Renamed the Hannan Group as Hannan Foods Group
Renamed the Hannan Group Coordinate Co., Ltd. as HFG Management Co., Ltd.
2008
Established Mercury Overseas Beijing Co., Ltd. in China
2010
Established Mercury Overseas Korea Co., Ltd. in Korea
2014
Established TMC Honey Co., Ltd. by splitting the honey business off from TMC Co., Ltd.

2017
Established HFG Support Co., Ltd.
2018
Established Hannan Foods Kanto Co., Ltd.
Divided the Kumamoto Factory from Hiroshima Process Center Co., Ltd and established Kyushu Process Center Co., Ltd.
2019
Change the corporation name from Hannan Corporation to HANEWFOODS INC.
Change the group name from Hannan Foods Group to HANEWFOODS GROUP
Change the corporation name of Hannan Chikusan Co., Ltd. to HANEW MEAT PACKERS INC.
Change the corporation name of Hanyu Co., Ltd. to HANEW MEAT SERVICE INC.
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