山本漢方製薬株式会社

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Our philosophy

We improve the health of people all over the world through our expertise and experience with both Chinese and all-natural medicine.

  1. 1 We always bring our customers relief, satisfaction, and joy through our products that surpass their expectations.
  2. 2 We always strive to improve our products by making good use of our experience with both Chinese and all-natural medicine.
  3. 3 We always persevere in reaching our goals with the motto, “if we feel it's good, we do it right away.”
  4. 4 We maintain our company as an “essential element” of our society and strive for both business development and our employees well-being.
  5. 5 We always show gratitude to our customers and suppliers, as well as fellow workers and their entire families.
  6. 6 We always enjoy working, with a spirit of self-improvement and attitude of challenging.

山本 整 Yamamoto Kanpoh Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Sei Yamamoto, CEO

Company info

We,Yamamoto Kanpoh, have reached our 40th anniversary since establishment.

Company Name
Yamamoto Kanpoh Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Establishment
February 1977
Capital
50 million yen
CEO
Sei Yamamoto
Number of employees
95 [male: 35, female: 60 (part-time workers included)]
Business fields
Manufacturing and selling of our products*, producing and importing necessary raw materials, research and development, and some other associated businesses

*Our products:
1) medicinal and pharmaceutical products
2) all-natural medicines and herbs
3) groceries and daily supplies
Financial data
Total assets: 11.46 billion yen
Sales: 7.305 billion yen
Current ratio: 858.06%
Fixed ratio: 37.77%
Capital ratio: 92.41%
Quick ratio: 612.57%
*At the end of fiscal year 2017
General headquarters
Manufacturing factory
157, Takihigashimachi, Komaki, Aichi, 485-0035, Japan
TEL: +81-568-77-2211 FAX: +81-568-76-1925 Map
Tokyo branch
Yamamoto Kanpoh Seiyaku Bldg.
3-17-1, Midori, Sumida-ku, Tokyo, 130-0021, Japan
TEL: +81-3-5669-5566 FAX: +81-3-5669-5567 Map
Osaka branch
c/o Alfresa Healthcare Corp.,
52-1, Ikaganishimachi, Hirakata, Osaka, 573-0066, Japan
TEL: +81-72-845-5522 FAX: +81-72-845-5551 Map
Sendai office
c/o Alfresa Healthcare Corp.,
1-28-22, Izumichuo, Izumi-ku, Sendai, Miyagi, 981-3133
Please contact the head office. Map
Fukuoka office
c/o Alfresa Healthcare Corp.,
2-9-16, Matsuda, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka, 812-0064
Please contact the head office. Map

Machinery & Equipment

High-speed rotary folding & packing machine X7
Stick packing machine X18
Jet mill X12
Tableting machine X3
Tablet automatic counting machine X4
Double folding & packing machine X4
Multi-joint robot X17

Natural medicine roaster X4
Large-sized ribbon mixer X1
HTST Sterilizer X3
Rocking mixer X4
Large-sized rotary blender X4
Small-sized packaging machine X3
Powder grinder X4

Rotary powder filling & packaging machine X3
Automatic weighing machine X5
Granule packaging machine X3
Natural medicine cutter X1
Dryer X2
High-speed disintegrator X6
X-Ray detector X9

History of our company

We are a pharmaceutical company specializing in Chinese herbal medicine since 1977.

1977

  • January 1977
    Founded Yamamoto Kanpoh Pharmaceutical Co.,Ltd.
    Capital: 3 million yen
    CEO: Kunio Yamamoto
    Head office: 2-12, Kitayamahonmachi, Showa-ku, Nagoya
    Factory: 20, Kareki, Narumi-cho, Midori-ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Authorized as a drug manufacturer by the Ministry of Health and Welfare based on the Pharmaceutical Affairs Act. Permission No. 258 (Aichi Prefecture)
  • May 1982
    Relocated our pharmaceutical factory to expand our business
    Increased our capital to 8 million yen
    160, Toyoba-azakoda, Toyoyama-cho, Nishikasugai-gun, Aichi, Japan
    Permission No. 281 (Aichi Prefecture)
  • April 1984
    Built pharmaceutical factory #2
    Increased our capital to 10 million yen
    88, Shinei, Toyoyama-cho, Nishikasugai-gun, Aichi, Japan
    Permission No. 295 (Aichi Prefecture)
  • February 1985
    Purchased 855 ㎡ of land at 157, Takihigashimachi, Komaki, Aichi, Japan
  • June 1986
    Built factory #1 of five stories to expand our business and improve efficiency.
    Permission No. 0303 (Aichi Prefecture)
  • December 1989
    Purchased 1,990 ㎡ of adjoining land at 156, Takihigashimachi, Komaki, Aichi, Japan
  • August 1990
    Added another story to the factory #1
  • October 1991
    Built pharmaceutical factory #2 of four stories on the newly acquired site
  • April 1992
    Opened our Osaka branch in Chuo-ku, Osaka, Japan
  • October 1993
    Built food-processing factory #3 of one story (roasting factory)
  • March 1994
    Opened our Tokyo branch in Itabashi-ku, Tokyo
    April
    Enlarged food-processing factory #3 and added a four-story warehouse
  • April 1995
    Built roasting factory #4 and a five-story warehouse
  • April 1996
    Built food-processing factory #5 and a six-story warehouse
    June
    Purchased 1,399 ㎡ of adjoining land at 150-1 and 150-2, Takihigashimachi, Komaki, Aichi, Japan
    October
    Added a tent-structured warehouse on the newly acquired site
    Enlarged pharmaceutical factory #2 of four stories
  • February 2000
    Increased our capital to 50 million yen
    April
    Enlarged and renovated pharmaceutical factory #2 of four stories
    September
    Enlarged food-processing factory #3 and the four-story warehouse
  • September 2002
    Built food-processing factory #6 and a four-story warehouse
  • November 2003
    Purchased 370 ㎡ of land adjoining food-processing factory #6, at 149, Takihigashimachi, Komaki, Japan
  • August 2004
    Purchased 147 ㎡ of land at 3-17-1, Midori, Simida-ku, Tokyo, Japan to relocate our Tokyo branch
  • January 2005
    Built a four-story Tokyo branch office
    October
    Purchased 9,914 ㎡ of land at 146-1 and 147, Takihigashimachi, Komaki, Japan
  • January 2006
    Built food-processing factory #7 and a four-story warehouse
    July
    Founded our sales company
    Sei Yamamoto was appointed President of the company at 157, Takihigashimachi, Komaki, Aichi, Japan
  • April 2007
    Relocated the head office to the site at 156, Takihigashimachi, Komaki, Aichi, Japan
  • November 2008
    Acquired ISO22000 certification at factory #7
  • October 2009
    Purchased 1,104 ㎡ of land at 146-2 and 148, Takihigashimachi, Komaki
  • February 2011
    Built food-processing factory #8 and a six-story warehouse

    August
    Purchased 1,547 ㎡ of land adjoining factory #8, at 144 and 145, Takihigashimachi, Komaki
  • April 2015
    Purchased 2,075 ㎡ of land adjoining factory #8, at 141, 142 and 142-3, Takihigashimachi, Komaki
    The ground area of the head office came to 10,331 ㎡ in total
  • November 2015
    Acquired ISO22000 certification at factory #8
  • March 2016
    Acquired the right to claim the “green barley powder” as a designated health food
    It was the first-time in the industry that an ingredient made from 100% barley gained approval
  • August 2016
    Built factory #9 of two-stories and a six-story warehouse

2017