|Name||TOKYO FOOD CO., LTD.|
|Date of Establishment||Established in April 1996, in operation since 1987|
|Director(s)||Harumasa Murayama, Managing Director|
|Number of Employees||283 (as of December 2022)|
|Business Areas||Import, Wholesale and Retail foods, liquor and other related consumer goods|
|Major Trading Areas||Japan, China, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore and U.S.A.|
|Major Bank||Westpac New Zealand Limited|
|Corporate Group||Japan Mart 2014 Co., Ltd.|
Liquor Shop Shigekuni Ltd.
Gekkan NZ Co., Ltd.
JANZ Courier Co., Ltd.
Tokyo NZ Group History
|1987||10||Japanese supermarket “Asuka” opened|
|11||“Asuka Trading Co., Ltd” established|
|1990||11||Relocation of Asuka to Custom Street, trade name changed to “Mai”|
|1996||4||“TOKYO FOOD Co., Ltd” established|
|1997||1||Integrated wholesale and retail divisions under the organization |
of TOKYO FOOD Co., Ltd.
Changed the name of our Japanese food store from “Mai” to
Relocation of Japan Mart to Anzac Ave.
|2002||8||Christchurch branch opened|
|12||Wellington branch opened|
|2004||11||Relocation of TOKYO FOOD HQ and warehouse to Grey Lynn|
|2007||12||Relocation of TOKYO FOOD HQ and warehouse to Mt. Wellington|
|2009||3||Japan Mart Anzac branch closed, New Market branch opened|
|7||Waikato branch opened|
|8||Japan Mart Sylvia Park branch opened|
|10||Tokyo Liquor Sylvia Park branch opened|
|2011||6||Tokyo Liquor New Market branch opened|
|2012||12||Japan Mart City branch opened|
|2013||1||Tokyo Liquor City branch opened|
|2015||5||Japan Mart Manukau branch opened|
|2016||4||Japan Mart Henderson branch opened|
|2017||10||Japan Mart Riccarton branch opened|
|2018||9||Tauranga branch opened|
|2020||2||Japan Mart Milford store opened|
|2021||1||Japan Mart Hornby store opened|
|2021||5||JANZ Courier Co., Ltd|
|2022||12||Japan Mart Lower Hutt branch opened|