We, Satoh & Co., Ltd., are the largest foodservice distributor to restaurants, healthcare & hospitality facilities, government operations and educational institutions, bakeries and Japanese confectioners in the Tohoku region (northeast area) of Japan since 1950.
We offer more than 30,000 national and international brand products ranging from fresh meats to processed frozen foods, and variety of non-food items includes chemicals and disposables. Currently, more than 1,000 manufacturers are supporting us to meet variety of demands of our valuable customers.
We are based in Sendai city of Miyagi prefecture and proudly employ about 737 associates in 7 branches and 5 affiliated companies in north part of Japan. Also, we have 18 Cash-and-Carry stores to cover retail customer demands as well.
We have been listed on the JASDAQ market since September 1994. In 2012, the company's sales amounted to the equivalent of more than JPY44,530 million (in 2012).
In addition, we are the main member of JFSA (Japan Food Service distributors, Association), one of the largest distributors' association in Japan. The organization consists of 32 members whose sales area covers most part of Japan.
With understanding own social role, we shall work for the happiness and the values for the societies.
- More reliable our company becomes, more valuable to the society.
- We need to build corporate culture and personality that everyone respects and get close to.
Thus, we shall make "Continual & reliable growth of the company" and "Offering the valuable life for all our members" to be two fundamentals for all company operation.
- Pursue "more value" for the products & service
- Offering accuracy & convenience.