THE HISTORY OF 130 YEARS

1881-

1972-

2001-

2001

Mt. Fuji factory starts operations.

CALPIS

Contract is agreed on with Asahi Soft Drinks Co., Ltd. to mutually sell products via vending machines.

2002

WONDA

The canned coffee, WONDA® MORNING SHOT, is launched. (Achieves sales exceeding 5 million cases in the three months from launch)

2004

MITSUYA CIDER

MITSUYA® CIDER celebrates 120 years since launch. March 28 is established as "MITSUYA® Day".

2007

MITSUYA CIDER

Sales of Mitsuya® brand products pass the 30 million cases mark for the first time.

Asahi Soft Drinks Co., Ltd. and CALPIS Co.,Ltd. establish Asahi Calpis Beverages Co., Ltd. (now: Asahi Soft Drink Sales Co., Ltd.) to merge vending machine business operations.

CALPIS

Home delivery classes aimed at elementary school students using CALPIS® as the subject to learn about lactic acid.

2008

MITSUYA CIDER

Annual sales of MITSUYA® brand products exceed 30 million cases for two years in succession.

WONDA

Annual sales of WONDA®, brand products exceed 30 million cases for the first time.

2009

CALPIS

90 years since launch of CALPIS®.

2010

Rokko Natural Water

Rokko Natural Water business is acquired from House Foods Group Inc.

2012

CALPIS

Calpis Co., Ltd. joins Asahi Group Holdings.

CALPIS

CALPIS® container is completely reformed. "Peace bottle" is used for the first time.

2013

CALPIS

Domestic soft drink business and sales department of CALPIS Co.,Ltd. join Asahi Soft Drinks Co., Ltd.

2016

CALPIS

Merged with CALPIS Co.,Ltd.

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