Awards & Recognitions

2017

DIVERSITY NADESHIKO BRAND 2016

DIVERSITY NADESHIKO BRAND 2017

Awarded by Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc. and Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

We are recognized as a company that is proactive about promoting female employees and staff members. To this end, we have developed an environment and implemented other measures that enable women to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

2016

DIVERSITY NADESHIKO BRAND 2016

DIVERSITY NADESHIKO BRAND 2016

Awarded by Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc. and Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

We are recognized as a company that is proactive about promoting female employees and staff members. To this end, we have developed an environment and implemented other measures that enable women to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Keidanren in-house journal competition Intranet department General Award

Keidanren in-house journal competition Intranet department General Award

Awarded by KEIDANREN Business Services

We won the award for the following reasons: solid embodiment of our in-house newsletter's bidirectional nature that conveys our open corporate climate, the effective use of figures and illustrations that makes the articles more practical, and the healthy balance between articles and photos with a simple layout that alludes to the good taste of the creator.

2015

Brand Japan 15th Anniversary Awards Excellence Prize

Brand Japan 15th Anniversary Awards Excellence Prize

Awarded by NikkeiBP Consulting, Inc.

From the report of the Brand Japan from 2011 to 2015, on average, Calbee has been number 1 in the category "friendliness," which is one of the four characteristics that make up the brand strength. This award reflects that among the many brands that exist in Japan, Calbee is recognized as the most familiar and favorite one.

The Minister of State for Gender Equality Award, The Commendation for Leading Companies Where Women Shine

The Minister of State for Gender Equality Award, The Commendation for Leading Companies Where Women Shine

Awarded by Gender Equality Bureau Cabinet Office

We are recognized for our management's clear message about providing female employees with greater opportunities. Under our top management's strong leadership, our female employees are given the promotions they deserve. Information is also disclosed in a clear and easy-to-understand manner.

DIVERSITY MANAGEMENT SELECTION 100

DIVERSITY MANAGEMENT SELECTION 100

Awarded by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

"Diversity Management" means to create an environment that allows for each unique individual to maximize his or her potential, leading to innovation for the company as a whole. According to our vision of "employee's growth leads to company's growth," we improved the plant's work shift hours in order to increase productivity and improve quality of product.

DIVERSITY NADESHIKO BRAND 2015

DIVERSITY NADESHIKO BRAND 2015

Awarded by Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc. and Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

We are recognized as a company that is proactive about promoting female employees and staff members. To this end, we have developed an environment and implemented other measures that enable women to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

2014

Nikkei Research Awards Corporate Brand Awards Grand Prize

Nikkei Research Awards Corporate Brand Awards Grand Prize

Awarded by Nikkei Research

Our management leadership has enabled us to grow into a profitable enterprise. We opened up a new market with the commercial success of our cereal, Frugra. Furthermore, we have won acclaim for our ability to field a number of product brands and excellence in managing and enhancing our corporate brands.

Corporate Communications Awards Outstanding Manager Awards

Corporate Communications Awards Outstanding Manager Awards

Awarded by Keizai Koho Center

We conduct public relations efforts to internally and externally communicate our vision, reforms, and policy. In particular, we have been praised for taking a lead in communicating information in line with our commitments, such as promotion of diversity and community giving activities.

DIVERSITY NADESHIKO BRAND 2014

DIVERSITY NADESHIKO BRAND 2014

Awarded by Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc. and Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

We are recognized as a company that is proactive about promoting female employees and staff members. To this end, we have developed an environment and implemented other measures that enable women to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Excellence Prize in Nikkei Annual Report Awards 2014

Excellence Prize in Nikkei Annual Report Awards 2014

Awarded by Nikkei Inc.

The explanation of our management policy is clear and persuasive, and delivers a number of important messages. We stand out among Japanese enterprises in terms of our progressiveness, with priority given to the diversity supported by leaders at the top. Our serious approach is highly recognized by many in the industry.

2013

Nikkei MJ Prize and Excellence Prize, Nikkei Excellent Product & Service Award (Vegips)

Nikkei MJ Prize and Excellence Prize, Nikkei Excellent Product & Service Award (Vegips)

Awarded by Nikkei Inc.

Vegips was recognized as a product that satisfies health-conscious consumers, in particular, our female and elderly customers, and has become one of Calbee's signature products.

Nikkei Trendy December 2013 issue: Top 30 best-selling products long-seller award (Frugra)

Nikkei Trendy December 2013 issue: Top 30 best-selling products long-seller award (Frugra)

Awarded by Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.

Our cereal Frugra was recognized for its groundbreaking appeal and ability to retain the trust of consumers as a signature product, and the contribution it has made to the sales and popularity of Calbee products.

MONDE SELECTION GOLD AWARD "Mike POPCORN"

MONDE SELECTION GOLD AWARD "Mike POPCORN"

Awarded by monde-selection

This award is given to companies that satisfy the requirements in categories such as taste, hygiene, accurate description of ingredients, and raw materials.
Calbee has received the award for five consecutive years from 2009 to 2013.

Award review division in Nikkei Annual Report Awards 2013

Award review division in Nikkei Annual Report Awards 2013

Awarded by Nikkei Inc.

Our simple and orthodox report offered content of the highest quality. The dialogue-form description of governance was ground-breaking and engaging. We were described as a company with the potential to become a model for other similar-sized companies.

2012

Kids Design Award 2012 Excellence Prize in the Consumers to Lead the Future Design Division

Kids Design Award 2012
Excellence Prize in the Consumers to Lead the Future Design Division

Awarded by KIDS DESIGN ASSOCIATION

The prize went to the Calbee Snack School, a dietary education program based on the concept of oyatsu, or snacks, that are an intergral part of children's lives. Our program covers more than 3,000 schools and is recognized for its continuity.

Grand Prize for Excellence in Energy Efficiency and Conservation Chairman's Prize, The Energy Conservation Center,Japan

Grand Prize for Excellence in Energy Efficiency and Conservation
Chairman's Prize, The Energy Conservation Center, Japan

Awarded by The Energy Conservation Center, Japan

The Energy Conservation Center, Japan(ECCJ) awarded our new system as a grand prize of energy saving method for factories and buildings that can reduce steam of boiler and radiation heat of steam pipes. With the new system, we can heat up industrial wastewater using unutilized heat energy collected by heat pump instead of using steam of boiler in the wastewater treatment plant.