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NUTRI has pioneered the field of nutritional therapy
for more than half a century.
we will continue pursuing new possibilities for nutritional therapy.

  • 1963

    Feb
    Sankyo Pharmaceutical Manufacture founded (capital: ¥5 million)
    Mar
    Development of refined chicken egg-based product
    Sep
    Market launch of EGURON concentrated liquid diet for tube feeding
  • 1972

    May
    Production of AIALL-P concentrated liquid diet for tube feeding begins as--OEM product produced for Kobayashi Yakuhin Corporation
  • 1978

    Feb
    Market launch of HIGHLY POWDER Essential Fatty Acid powdered oil
  • 1984

    Feb
    Development of HIGH FISSURE collagen-degrading protein (SCP)
    Aug
    Market launch of HYPRO-S protein-enrichment food supplement
  • 1985

    Jan
    Production launch of LIVE SERIES concentrated oral liquid diet begins as--OEM product
  • 1989

    Mar
    Development of balanced fatty acid compound oil
  • 1991

    Nov
    Susumu Kawaguchi takes over as president and CEO
  • 1993

    Feb
    Market launch of PROCCA protein and calcium food supplement
  • 1994

    May
    Market launch of V CRESC micronutrient supplement beverage
  • 1995

    Oct
    Capital increased to ¥15 million
  • 1996

    Feb
    Tokyo office opens in Haccho-bori, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
  • 1997

    Jan
    Market launch of ISOTONIC JELLY rehydration jelly
  • 2000

    Jul
    Main plant relocates to Hazunaka, Yokkaichi, Mie Prefecture
    Sep
    Market launch of Softia texture improver
  • 2001

    Feb
    Capital increased to ¥40 million
    Jul
    Tokyo office relocates to 2 Haccho-bori, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
  • 2003

    Sep
    Market launch of low protein dessert Hi! Bavarois
  • 2004

    May
    Market launch of V ACCEL, micronutrient fortified food containing glutamine
    Sep
    Capital increased to ¥65 million
    Oct
    Nutri Communications Co., Ltd. established as wholly-owned subsidiary of Sankyo Pharmaceutical Manufacture
  • 2005

    Nov
    Main plant relocates to Fujicho, Yokkaichi-shi, Mie-prefecture
    Dec
    Capital increased to ¥215 million
  • 2006

    Mar
    Sankyo Pharmaceutical Manufacture merges with Nutri Communications Co., Ltd.
    Nagoya office opens in Marunouchi, Naka-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi Prefecture
    May
    Corporate name changed to Nutri Co., Ltd.
    Tokyo office relocates to Shinkawa, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
    Market launch of AIALL Soft Concentrated solid food
  • 2007

    Feb
    Market launch of micronutrient fortified food V CRESC Jelly Cup Type
  • 2009

    Mar
    Market launch of CalmSolid semi-solid liquid food
  • 2010

    Nov
    Market launch of Softia S, food texturizer for thickened food
  • 2011

    Feb
    Market launch of Softia G, food texturizer for preparation of jellied food
  • 2012

    Apr
    Market launch of Softia U, food texturizer for rice porridge mixer jelly
    Oct
    Market launch of Nutri Conc 2.5 nutritional adjustment food
    Dec
    NUTRI joins Medical Nutrition Council of Japan
    President Susumu Kawaguchi becomes the first chairman of the Medical Nutrition Council of Jaoan
  • 2013

    Jul
    Market launch of V CRESC CP10 Mix Fruit containing collagen peptide
  • 2014

    Feb
    Market launch of V CRESC Hi-petit Jelly high-calorie mini jelly
    Dec
    Became part of the Mitsui Sugar Group
  • 2015

    Aug
    Market launch of V CRESC CP10 JELLY Mix Fruit containing collagen peptide
  • 2016

    Jun
    Market launch of Softia R, food texturizer for preparation of jellied food
  • 2017

    Apr
    Transfer receipt of part of the nutrition business of SANWA KAGAKU KENKYUSHO CO., LTD.
    Change of stand-pack containers for Softia series products, food texturizers used to produce jelly (container name: innobox)
  • 2018

    Mar
    Market launch of lactobacillus containing V CRESC BIO
    Sep
    Market launch of V CRESC CP10 Ruby Orange containing collagen peptide
    Nov
    South Korea office opens in Jung District, Seoul
  • 2019

    Feb
    Transfer receipt of partial marketing rights (concentrated liquid diet and related products) from Kewpie Corporation
    Market launch of lactobacillus containing V CRESC BIO Jelly
    May
    Nagoya office relocates to Nishiki, Naka-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi Prefecture