About Us

About Us

Name
Iwaki-Takahashi,Inc
Address
95-1 Aza Tsubonouchi, Minamiodaira, Tabito-machi, Iwaki-shi, Fukushima Prefecture 974-0153
Capital stock
22,400,000 yen
President
Masayuki Takahashi
Established
August 2, 2010
Business
Manufacture and sales of waribashi (disposable chopsticks) made from 100% Iwaki-grown cedar, cedar pillows, hinoki cypress pencils, and stuffed toys made with sawdust
Certifications
Forest Thinning Mark, Kizukai Green Cycle Mark, Forest Supporters
Awards
2011
Kibo no Kakehashi: Great East Japan Earthquake received the Thinning Promotion Central Association Chairman’s Prize in the Forest Good contest
2012
Kibo no Kakehashi: Great East Japan Earthquake and Sharaku Waribashi were both approved by the Prefectural Souvenir Product Endorsement Review Board
Received a prize in the Great East Japan Earthquake Reconstruction Special Division of the Wood Usage Contest
Kibo no Kakehashi: Great East Japan Earthquake and Sharaku Waribashi received New Business Field Pioneer Through the Production of New Products in Fukushima Prefecture certification
2013
Kibo no Kakehashi: Great East Japan Earthquake received the Prize of Excellence in the Fukushima Delicious Awards
Kibo no Kakehashi: Great East Japan Earthquake received the Good Design Award
2014
“High-grade waribashi made from thinned wood to restore the forestry industry and region” (project name) won the Grand Prize in the Reconstruction Agency’s New Tohoku Reconstruction Business Contest
Omedetahashi won a prize in the New Tohoku Souvenir Contest
Received a letter of gratitude from Iwaki City (for donations)
Omedetahashi received the Social Products Award
2015
Kibo no Kakehashi: Great East Japan Earthquake and Omedetahashi won the Japan Wood Design Award
Kibo no Kakehashi: Great East Japan Earthquake, Sharaku Waribashi, and Omedetahashi passed the Iwaki Furusato Product Endorsement Review
2016
Nemuri Sugi Makura received New Business Field Pioneer Through the Production of New Products in Fukushima Prefecture certification
Omedetahashi received the Prize of Excellence in the Fukushima Delicious Awards
Received the Fukushima Minpo Recommendation Prize in the Fukushima Industry Awards
2017
Kibo no Kakehashi: Great East Japan Earthquake and Sharaku Waribashi passed the Global Division of the Nationwide Souvenir Endorsement Review Board
Nemuri Sugi Makura received the Yoshimoto Fukushima Shufuran 2017 certification
Omedetahashi and Nemuri Sugi Makura received the Utsukushima Eco Recycled Product certification
Nemuri Sugi Makura received the Good Design Award
Nemuri Sugi Makura received the Japan Wood Design Award
2018
Ogabeko passed the Global Division of the Nationwide Souvenir Endorsement Review Board
Received the Special Prize in the Fukushima Venture Awards 2018
Customers
Fujitsu / East Nippon Expressway Co., Ltd. / Kirin Holdings Company, Limited / Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. / NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation). / And many more