About us

To realize greater wellness for people all around the world through amino science
— this is the Ajinomoto Group’s promise to our customers.

Begin learning about our promise, vision, mission and more.

Enjoy this quick insight into who we are and what we do.

Explore the series of deliberate and eventful steps that brought us from the place we started to where we stand today.

Find out what makes umami the fifth basic taste, why it’s important around the world, and how to use it to enliven your own cooking.

Discover how amino acids can empower all of us to live better and longer.

Learn how we’re synthesizing our food industry expertise and scientific knowhow with the benefits of amino acids to address global issues surrounding malnutrition.

Find out about the steps and initiatives we undertake to ensure that the safety and quality of our products and services remains our highest priority.

See our global network of subsidiaries and affiliates that spans five continents to deliver products and services to consumers and businesses around the world.

Read our latest annual report, a wealth of information about who we are and where we’re headed, presented in an engaging format.