We manage Ísey Skyr, Hansens & seafood M&A, Japan
We are partners with the dairy companies MS Dairies in Iceland and Nippon Luna in Japan for Ísey Skyr, a dairy product owned by MS Dairies.
29th of May 2018, MS Dairies, Iceland's largest dairy company, and Takanawa signed a production and branding agreement for Ísey Skyr with Nippon Luna, which is owned by NH Foods, one of Japan’s largest fresh and frozen food companies and the world’s fifth largest meat producer.
31st of April 2020, Nippon Luna launched Ísey Skyr in all the major supermarkets and convenience stores in Japan.
We provide seafood advisory in Japan with our strategic partner, Antarctica Advisors International, a leading investment bank focused on the global seafood industry.
Antarctica is formed by a group of experienced investment banking professionals with expertise in M&A advisory and private capital raising advisory. Antarctica provides its corporate clients with knowledge-based financial and strategic advise.
Antarctica’s office is located in Miami, U.S.A., providing close connection to its corporate clients in the Americas, Europe and Japan.
Antarctica's professionals have finalized acquisitions with some of Japan's largest seafood and trading companies.
Takanawa is Antarctica's strategic partner in Japan.
We are partners with the Danish ice cream company, Hansens. Takanawa launched the Danish organic ice cream in the Japan market in Aug. 2021.
Founded in 1922, Hansens is Denmark leading ice cream company, known for its homemade organic ice cream and hand-dipped popsicles, with focus on Fair Trade.
In Japan the product was launched first in the flag ship store of the famous Danish-Japanese bakery chain, Andersen, in Hiroshima. It was sold out immediately.