Some Well-known Companies in Japan and Abroad

Some well-known Japanese companies: Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Mazda, Suzuki, Kawasaki, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Komatsu, Yamaha, Bridgestone tires, Epson, Canon, Nikon, Minolta, Olympus, Konica, Pentax, Ricoh, Sony, Sharp, Toshiba, Hitachi, NEC, Panasonic, Pioneer, Onkyo, TDK, Fujitsu, Mizuno, Asics, Casio, Citizen, Seiko, Nintendo (Pokemon), Studio Ghibli, Konami, Square Enix, Sanrio (Hello Kitty), Pentel, Pilot Pen, Mitsubishi Pencils (Uniball pens), Shiseido, Kanebo and many more!

Some well-known American companies in Japan: GE, Apple, Dell, IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Google, Coca-Cola, Nike, Harley-Davidson, Citibank, Bank of America (Merrill Lynch), Aflac, American Express, JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Prudential, Goldman Sachs, Procter & Gamble, Johnson & Johnson, McDonald’s, Domino’s Pizza, Pizza Hut, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Subway, Baskin-Robbins (“Thirty-one” in Japan), Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Disney, Universal Studios, Toys R Us, FedEx, Gold’s Gym, Curves and many more!

Some well-known Seattle-based companies in Japan: Microsoft, Starbucks, Tully’s Coffee, Costco, Amazon, Eddie Bauer, Boeing, UPS.