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Why is Japan’s Famous Glico so Successful at Creating Mouthwatering Treats?

If you’ve eaten Pocky, Seventeen Ice Cream or Cheeza, then you’ve probably heard of its manufacturer, Glico. The company is formally known as Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd. which is headquartered in Osaka. It has been producing traditional candies for a long time in Japan which have been adored by so many loyal consumers who can’t…

Happy 11-11, Pocky Day: Time to Celebrate the World-Famous Snack!

While those from another land may associate November 11th with Veteran’s Day and Remembrance Day, in Japan this holiday is not quite so sombre and serious. Due to the numbers 11/11 looking like four Pocky sticks standing in a line, in Japan November 11th is Pocky Day! It’s a day to celebrate the delicious snack…

“Parfait” The Perfect Modern Japanese Dessert

While talking about Japanese dessert, we can’t forget about “Parfait” written in Katakana(パフェ)as it is an imported word, the perfect Modern Japanese dessert as it name indicates it. Inspired from the one of the most elegant and raffinate gastronomy, “Parfait” is designed and created to follow the French flow. It is why it is called…