For over 80 years we have been a pioneer
in the field of Probiotics, providing
products that contribute to good health.
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We will achieve sustainable growth and fulfil our
social responsibility as a global company founded on
the pursuit of excellence in life science.
3,000guest lectures all over
Japan in fiscal 2016
41,000elderly people are visited
Since our foundation, Research & Development has
underpinned our ability to create products that promote
good health. Life science serves as the foundation of Yakult’s
business. The passionate desire of our founder Dr. Shirota in
pursuing the potentials of lactic acid bacteria is being carried
on today in the form of Shirota-ism.
Half a century has passed since we embarked on our
overseas expansion, and today our network covers
38 countries and regions.