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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.

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.

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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.

February 2019

Food label news: Highlights of 2018 and upcoming schedules
While not as numerous as the year before (in 2017), there were still several and various announcements and changes that happened regarding food labeling this past year (in 2018). If you engage in food labeling activities, you must probably be busy in dealing with the new standards (note: that came into force in 2015 and.....

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February 2019

Partial amendment of the Food Labeling Act~Notifications of voluntary recall became mandatory~
On December 14, 2018, a law to partially amend of the Food Labeling Act (Act No. 97 of 2018) was published. According to this amendment, notifications to an administrative body became mandatory in case of voluntary recall of food products....

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January 2019

On Standards of use for ingredients/Labeling standards and what it implies for Import/Export
The food system in Japan is a lot different from the ones in other countries. For instance, items subject to allergen labeling are different. Thus, it is necessary to do a thorough research beforehand. Also, there is a big gap in the level of difficulty to....

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