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Our services are intended for businesses who wish to export food products to Japan.
Get to know us and you’ll see how easy it is to export to Japan.

Label bank, since its foundation in 2003, has been providing a range of services surrounding food ingredients and labels.
We help food and beverage manufactures, retailers and inspection companies navigate regulatory hurdles including label compliance issues.
Our long standing experience and expertise in the food industry allow us to offer you the service that best suit your needs.
Contact us for further information.

COVID-19 crisis related announcement:

In order to minimize risks in the wake of the current outbreak, most of our team is now working partially or fully remote.
Due to this reason, our response to your inquiry may be delayed. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Please feel free to contact us through our email or send inquiries using our "Contact Us" form for any new questions or requests.

In the last months, we have established dedicated systems to guarantee -while we are working from home- the continuity and quality of our services, as well as the confidentiality of the information shared with us.
We will keep monitoring the situation and informing our partners about our capacity throughout the crisis.
Feel free to contact us in case of any questions. Thank you for your understanding.

Services

We solve issues on ingredients and food labeling

Label bank has been providing a range of services and taken more than 3,000 orders a year not only from domestic manufacturers but also from global enterprises.

Conceptual diagram of Label bank services

Conceptual diagram of Label bank services

Newsletter

We issue monthly e-newsletters, which keep you up to date with the latest developments surrounding food labeling in Japan.

October 2020

Regarding organic JAS system
Organic JAS system based on the JAS Act (Act on Japanese Agricultural Standards) allows the organic JAS logo to be used only by the registered business operators that have been certified by the accredited certification bodies to verify that organic foods are produced in compliance with the standard for “organic JAS”. This system sets the standard of sustainable......

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October 2020

Fair Competition Code related to labeling Foods for Specified Health Uses
"Fair Competition Code and Enforcement Regulations on Labeling of Foods for Specified Health Uses" announced by the Consumer Affairs Agency and the Fair Trade Commission on June 24, 2020, took effect on August 21st. Since Fair Competition Code has been.....

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September 2020

About the importance and role of Japan's "Fair Competition Code" in food labeling, And the compliance to its rules
In Japan, the "Fair Competition Code" is voluntarily set by business operators or business associations (councils): It is based on the "Act against Unjustifiable Premiums and Misleading Representations" which stipulates to prohibit misleading and false.....

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