SAKE NEWS from JAPAN – ikki Weekly Update 12th – 18th October 2020


SAKE NEWS from JAPAN – ikki Weekly Update 12th – 18th October 2020



In this ikki weekly news, ikki deliver what is happening in Japan in Sake industry for your knowledge as well as hints for your business.

Please note that if you would like to see photos or full contents, kindly visit the original site from the link below the news topic and use google translate to see the full news.


The updated news in 12th – 18th October 2020 is below;


[Brewery News]

Matumoto Shzou from Okayama start direct delivery of “Morning Shibori” Sake to consumers. 10 hours to send out, 30 hours to deliver! / Marumoto Shuzou

Ref.10時間で出荷!30時間でお届け!今朝絞ったばかりの日本一フレッシュな新酒!/ PR TIMES




Kuradashi, the company operating EC websites, took over Hanamaki Shuhan, the alcohol retailer, to tackle the issue of food loss / Kuradashi

Ref.株式会社クラダシが花巻酒販株式会社の株式を取得し子会社化/ PR TIMES



[Brewery News]

Asahi Shuzou Sake Brewing, which produces Kubota, released their first liqueur based Kubota Senju with the scent of Yuzu / Asahi Shuzou Sake Brewing

Ref.「久保田」ブランド初のリキュール商品『久保田 ゆずリキュール』/ PR TIMES



[Brewery News]

Kokuryu from Fukui introduced a logistics management system with RFID tag as a first Sake brewery / Kokuryu

Ref.日本酒の実運用では国内初となるRFIDタグの流通経路管理システムを導入/ PR TIMES



[Event news]

Cocktail competition 2020 launched and the video of preliminary round is on the website of the host Hibiya bar / Hibiya bar

Ref.「カクテルコンペティション2020」予選動画配信&応援キャンペーン開始/ PR TIMES