In the 1980s, you could hardly find halal shops and restaurants in Japan. Nowadays, only in Tokyo, there are more than 60 halal food shops and over 200 halal food restaurants, and the number is increasing.
Here is some information that comes in handy either for Muslims who reside in Japan or those who are planning to visit for sightseeing.
Trusted by thousands of Muslims living in Japan, Halal Japan App is considered the most informative source on Halal and Muslim-friendly products sold in Japanese market.
The Halal Japan App arose out of frustration with all the long-winded, difficult-to-pronounce ingredients that so many of us Muslims deal with on a daily basis. Hence, the Halal Japan team handles the difficult details so we don't have to. ( Watch A YouTube Video )
With the word Wine, the alcoholic drink made from fermented grapes comes to mind, which is forbidden in Islam.
Wine, not only used as a drink, but it is recommended for health and also is a popular drink that accompanies and enhances a wide range of cuisines, from the simple and traditional stews to the most sophisticated and complex haute cuisines. For health and cooking! But how a Muslim can consume wine if it is not Halal?
A number of countries are trying to capture a slice of Japan’s US$800 billion-dollar food and beverage market. Malaysia in particular, using Tokyo Olympic 2021 as a launchpad, has been banking on the Games to export its halal products and services worth up to US$300 million-dollar.
The government of Indonesia on the other hand, to promote and preserve its position in the international market, issued a regulation 31/2019 regarding -
Breads, cookies, hamburgers and kebabs are among the foods which individuals have turned into successful food companies.
Starting a food manufacturing business involves planning to find a marketable niche product that can gain loyal local or regional customers. While researching and planning, keep in mind depending on the type of the product you want to produce you need to obtain license or licenses.