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Corporate name COLOWIDE MD Co., Ltd.
HQ Landmark Tower 12F, 2-2-1, Minatomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken, Japan 220-8112
CEO Naoya Takahashi
Scope of business Product development, procurement, manufacturing, and distribution of various foodstuffs, merchandising functions and management of restaurants
Date of establishment October 2004
Capital 10 million yen

Absorption merger of Colowide East Japan Co., Ltd. into Colowide MD Co., Ltd. was made in April, 2015, and the merged company was reorganized into two business divisions, the Merchandising Division and the Store Division, to establish a swift development structure in both directions.

  • Homemade-style Izakaya AMATARO image.
    Homemade-style Izakaya AMATARO Homemade-style Izakaya AMATARO

    The history of Colowide started from the opening of AMATARO in Zushi, Kanagawa, back in 1977.
    By providing services that lift the spirits of our customers, like consistent dishes made from selected materials, fulfilling meat dishes and with shoe-boxes at the entrance of the store, the first in the izakaya (Japanese style bar) industry, it has continued to maintain the heart of its initial founding by its constantly evolving service and menu.

  • Northern Japanese food HOKKAIDO image.
    Northern Japanese food HOKKAIDO Northern Japanese food HOKKAIDO

    Delivering authentic hospitality and cuisine with the rustic flavors of the great natural expanses of Hokkaido, grilled, steamed and boiled to perfection.
    Food ingredients are shipped directly from affiliated farms and fishing ports after careful selection at the point of origin.
    Enjoy the fresh ingredients from Hokkaido along with delicious local saké.


    Serves not only authentic yakitori like Negima (chicken and green onion) or Reba-kushi (chicken liver), but also unconventional yakitori including Tukune-kushi-tsukimi (chicken meatballs and raw egg yolk) and chicken filet with pepper and cheese. No cover charge! Cheery and clean atmosphere.

  • Homemade pasta & Hearth-baked pizza LA PAUSA image.
    Homemade pasta & Hearth-baked pizza LA PAUSA Homemade pasta & Hearth-baked pizza LA PAUSA

    "LA PAUSA" means "resting time" in Italian.
    The perfect Italian restaurant to drop by when it's time for a nice little break. featuring superior quality pasta, cheese and olive oil, along with fresh salad.
    Enjoy the authentic flavors of Italy at an affordable price.

  • WOLFGANG PUCK Café image.

    This American casual restaurant is produced by celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck, winner of the James Beard Foundation's top Outstanding Chef Award (informally known as the "Academy Award of the Restaurant Business") and official caterer for the Academy Awards Governor's Ball.

  • Local saké and Soba noodles / Kyoto-style oden SANGENDOU image.
    Local saké and Soba noodles / Kyoto-style oden SANGENDOU Local saké and Soba noodles / Oden SANGENDOU

    Soba noodles and Oden made with carefully selected ingredients and masterful culinary skill.
    Providing hospitality that always includes a few welcome surprises while maintaining “the usual” haven atmosphere, and soothing Japanese flavors, using carefully selected seasonal ingredients, accompanied by the very best local craft saké and shochu. ※Oden is a hot-pot dish. Ingredients such as daikon radish, potato, konjak or hanpen are cooked in dashi soup.

  • Happy meal, Happy life NIJYU-MARU image.
    Happy meal, Happy life NIJYU-MARU Happy meal, Happy life NIJYU-MARU

    The restaurant has a wide line-up of enjoyable and tasty food ranging from orthodox Japanese, Western and Chinese to original and creative cuisine, and as well as drinks at a reasonable price.
    This is a new style dining that lets you enjoy a relaxed and fashionable time, even for women-only groups.

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    Inbound business

    Colowide Group has been addressing the inbound business from FY2008, with Colowide MD at its hub and has established a formal department (External Sales Department) in 2012.
    In FY2015, more than 300,000 customers a year have been handled by Atom Corporation, a group company.
    We expect to see more than a million inbound customers through the active seeking of inbound customers into Kappa-sushi, Gyu-Kaku, ONYASAI, and other establishments of the group.

Other groups

  • Bannou Suisan image.
    Bannou Suisan Logo. Provides stable supply of tuna and other fresh fish as the purchasing division of marine products.

    The company provides a steady supply of strict freshness-controlled tuna and other fishes to all the group’s stores. It purchases tuna, a very important food for kaiten zushi (belt-conveyer type sushi) and izakaya. by the shipload, process them in the Company’s own processing factory in Shizuoka Prefecture, and delivers them to the stores. It enables the whole group to secure a strong competitive edge by providing ample supply of high-quality tuna and other fresh fish, at a stable price.

  • SILSMARIA image.
    SILSMARIA Logo. Birthplace location of "nama-choco"

    SILSMARIA is the birthplace store for an entirely new type of chocolate, "nama-choco (chocolate pave truffle)."
    We offer quality, carefully crafted confectioneries including our popular Koen dori no Ishitatami (Paves on the Park Promenade) series.

  • Worldpicom image.
    Worldpicom Logo. A leading company in self-order tablets

    “Menu-kun”, a self-order tablet with sales record of more than 60,000 units in Japan. Domestic sales have soared with the recent shortage of staff and the sophistication of IT literacy through smart-phones, and supply records abroad is also on the increase. Since it is multi-language capable, it has been appreciated by many inbound customers.