International Operations

Subsidiaries and Joint Ventures

Morinaga Nutritional Foods Inc.

Established in 1985, this wholly owned Morinaga subsidiary in Los Angeles, California, markets Mori-Nu Tofu, which is produced at its facility in the United States.

Pacific Nutritional Foods Inc.

PNF was founded in 1997, as a joint venture of Morinaga Nutritional Foods Inc. and Pacific Foods of Oregon Inc. Specializes in aseptic processing and packaging products, including tofu and other soy-based products, for Morinaga Nutritional Foods Inc.

Milei GmbH

This venture has been producing lactoferrin and lactulose in Germany since 1972 for export to Japan and sale in Europe, using advanced technology and equipment developed by Morinaga.

Morinaga Milk Industry (Shanghai) Co.,Ltd

Established in Shanghai, China in 2011, this wholly owned Morinaga subsidiary sells products to the Chinese market.

Morinaga Nutritional Foods (Asia Pacific) Pte., Ltd.

Established in Singapore in 2015, this Morinaga Milk subsidiary sells Bifidobacterium longum BB536, concentrated whey protein, lactose and other dairy ingredients to powdered infant formula producers and various manufacturers in the Southeast Asian and Asia Pacific markets.

PT. Kalbe Morinaga Indonesia

This joint venture was established with Indonesia's largest pharmaceutical group, PT. Kalbe Farma Tbk, to produce infant nutrition products.

Brand License Agreement


Since 1970, Morinaga has collaborated with Kraft,Inc. - the largest food company in the U.S. and the third largest food manufacturer in the world - on developing technology for the production of cheese and related products.


Lipton is a Unilever brand with a history dating back over 100 years. Lipton’s tea products are known and loved worldwide.


Sunkist is a leading fruit brand in the U.S. The company has long entrusted Morinaga to produce and market Sunkist brand fruit drinks and desserts for the Japanese market. Sunkist is a registered trademark of Sunkist Growers, Inc.

Technical Collaboration

Want Want Group

Starting 2011, Morinaga and Want Want China Holdings Ltd, concluded a technical collaboration agreement to produce yogurt and pudding.

Licence and Technical Assistance Agreement

PT Sanghiang Perkasa

Morinaga brand powdered infant formula was introduced to the Indonesian market in 1979. In 1986, local production was began under a technical license that is now held by PT Sanghiang Perkasa, a part of Kalbe Farma, one of Indonesia's leading pharmaceutical and food corporations.