Kikkoman Soy Sauce appoints RH Amar

Kikkoman, the number one manufacturer of Japanese naturally brewed soy sauce, has announced its appointment of RH Amar to distribute their naturally brewed soy sauces and marinades across wholesale, independent and foodservice channels in the UK and operate as broker across the retail sector.

Dispenser-and-250ml-SoyRH Amar, one of the UK’s leading fine food distributors, will be managing 5 Kikkoman products including Kikkoman Soy Sauce, Less-salt Soy Sauce, Tamari Gluten-free Soy Sauce, Teriyaki Marinade and Sukiyaki Stir-fry Sauce.

Bing-yu Lee, UK Manager of Kikkoman said: “We are delighted to be working with RH Amar to help increase distribution and sales across our products. We are confident they will take the brand to a new level, increasing our presence and opening up new opportunities to drive sales in key trade sectors”.

Kikkoman Soy Sauce is the premier soy sauce seasoning with a phenomenal heritage stretching back over 300 years. It is still made in the traditional manner using a natural brewing process which takes up to 6 months and results in a superior quality flavour. With only 4 ingredients: water, soybeans, wheat and salt Kikkoman is already a firm favourite among TV and professional chefs.

Rob Amar, Managing Director at RH Amar added; “We’re greatly looking forward to working with Kikkoman and help execute its ambition to make soy sauce a truly everyday seasoning in the UK market. The Kikkoman brand ties in closely with our existing range of premium foods, it’s absolute quality with firm and compelling points of different.”

RH Amar

Simon Mowbray

Tel: 07946732444

Email: simon@standfirst.co.uk

Kikkoman

Tel: 01273 834716

www.kikkoman.co.uk