[WORLDKINGS – WOWTIMES - ALMANAC EVENTS & ACHIEVEMENTS 2022] Highlights during 64 years of development of Nissin Foods, leading instant noodle company in the world (1958)


(worldkings.org) Nissin Food Products Co., Ltd. is a Japanese food company that specializes in the production and sale of convenience food and instant noodles.

Nissin Foods has established offices and factories in various locations, such as the United States (since 1972), Brazil (since 1981), Hong Kong (since 1985) India (since 1987), Hungary (since 1993), Germany (since 1993), Thailand (since 1994), China (since 1995), the Philippines (since 1997) and Mexico (since 2000). Their products are sold in more than 80 countries worldwide.

(WOWTIMES) Nissin Foods’ history

  • September 4, 1958 Nissin Foods was founded and launched Chicken Ramen, the world’s first instant noodles
  • 1962 Myojo Foods Co., Ltd. launches Myojo Ramen (with Soup), the first instant noodles with a separate soup.
  • 1963 Cisco Co., Ltd. (current name: NISSIN CISCO Co., Ltd.) launches Ciscorn.
  • 1970 Nissin Foods (U.S.A.) Co., Inc. is established in Los Angeles

  • 1971 Full-scale sales of Cup Noodles, the world's first cup-type instant noodles, began at Isetan Department Store in Tokyo's Shinjuku district.
  • 1973 Cup Noodles is launched in the U.S.
  • 1975 Nissin-Ajinomoto Alimentos Ltda. is established in Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • 1980 Nissin Foods (Asia) Pte Ltd. is established in Singapore
  • 1984 Nissin Foods Co., Ltd. was established.
  • 1988 Indo Nissin Foods Ltd. is established as a joint venture with Brooke Bond
  • 1991 Nissin Foods B.V. was established in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1992 PT. NISSINMAS (current name: PT. Indonesia Nissin) was established in a joint venture with an Indonesian conglomerate. Nissin Foods GmbH is established in Frankfurt
  • 1993 Nissin Foods (Thailand) Co., Ltd. was established in a joint venture with a Thai conglomerate.
  • 1994 Guangdong Shunde Nissin Foods Co., Ltd. is established
  • 1995 Shanghai Nissin Foods Co., Ltd. was established
  • 1999 The Cup Noodles Museum was opened on November 21, in Ikeda City.
  • 2004 A branch of NISSIN FOOD PRODUCTS is established in Lerma, Mexico          
  • 2005 Japan Nissin and NASA successfully co-developed and produced instant noodles for the space discovery called “Space Ram”
  • 2006 Nissin opened of Food Safety Evaluation Research Institute Co., Ltd. (Shanghai)

  • 2011 “The Cup Noodles Museum” opened in Yokohama, Japan in September
  • 2012 Nissin launched Cup Noodles Big Cup, Nissin Rice Vermicelli Cup, and adopted Fuku brand. Construction of the Binh Duong Plant of Nissin Foods Vietnam (established in March 2011) was completed 
  • 2015 NISSIN FOODS DO BRASIL is established
  • 2016 Worldwide sales of the Cup Noodles reach 40 billion servings

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