Kao Corporation

Kao's major products include such 'consumer products' as laundry detergents and shampoos; 'prestige cosmetics' that elicit natural beauty; and 'chemical products' that contribute to the development of various industries. By providing various kinds of products that arise from Yoki-Monozukuri (a strong commitment by all members to provide products and brands of excellent value for consumer satisfaction), we contribute to the satisfaction and enrichment of the lives of people.Our mission is 'to strive for the wholehearted satisfaction and enrichment of the lives of people globally' through the Company's core domains of cleanliness, beauty, health and chemicals. Fully committed to this mission, all members of the Kao Group work together with passion to provide products and brands of excellent value created from consumer/customer's perspective. In so doing, we 'share joy with the consumer/customer.'We aim to be 'a global group of companies that is closest to the consumer/customer in each market,' earning the respect and trust of all stakeholders and contributing to sustainable development of society.

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Supply Chain Certification
Approval Date Certification Expiry Date Certified Unit/Facility Location Supply Chain Model Certificates
26/03/2012 25/03/2017 Kao Corporation, 2-1-3, Bunka, Sumida-ku, Tokyo, Japan; Kao Corporation Kashima plant, 20, Higashi fukashiba, Kamisu-shi, Ibaraki, Japan; Kao Corporation Wakayama plant, 1334 Minato, Wakayami-shi, Wakayama, Japan; Kao Soap (Malysia) Sdn. Bhd., Lorong Perusahaan Satu Prai Industrial Complex, 13600 Prai, Penang, Malaysia; Fatty Chemical (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Lorong Perusahaan Satu Prai Industrial Complex, 13600 Prai, Penang, Malaysia; Pilipinas Kao, Inc. Jassan Misamis Oriental Economic Zone Luz Banzon, Jassan, Misamis Oriental, 9003, Philippines; Pilipinas Kao, Inc. (Manila office), 7th floor Tower One & Exchange Plaza Ayala Triangle, Ayala Avenue, 1226 Makati City, Philippines; Butterworth Bulking Installation Sdn. Bhd., 4536, Deep Water Sharf 12100 Butterworth, P.W. Malaysia SG, MB View
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