This is a brand which can give everyone a feeling of “Japan”
Our products, which are particular about “memorable Japan-ness” unique to Itoman, will
impress everyone who visits Japan from across the ocean.
Also, we aim at being a brand that spreads it’s excitement throughout the world.
Our company, Itoman Co. Ltd., was established in 1877.
We have more than 100 years of history.
From the beginning,
we have dealt with “paper” and we are making products with a focus on toilet papers, tissue papers,
and paper towels with an aim to contribute to your comfortable lives.
Why did Itoman think of making products for foreign people?
Until now, our Itoman products have been used mainly by domestic customers.
However, in the past few years, more and more customers inquire us about
“products unique to Japan”
because Japanese products are highly regarded overseas and the number
of foreign people visiting Japan has increased.
In response to these customers’ voices, we decided to make products unique to Japan.
However, when you say “unique to Japan,”
people have different feelings of it and different expressions for it.
What would it be like if Itoman expresses sense of Japan…?
What can we do to make cutomers happy…?
Basically, what is the sense of Japan…?
What we can do for a lot of people to feel Japan.
A brand filled with hope that we would like people to “remember”
wonderful Japan, that is “Japan Feeling.”
The human sense of smell is said to connect
with memory most deeply.
We provide eight kinds of scents unique to Japan
to make you feel “I want to travel Japan again”
after getting back from travel.
The toilet paper made in “the Paper Town, Shikokuchuo-shi in Ehime” is the proud “Made in
product made of eco-friendly 100 percent recycled pulp.
Please experience the respectful manufacturing of Japan.
With the texture and feel of Japanese paper packaging, along with the traditional Japanese “family crest”, you can get a sense of Japanese atmosphere not only by scent but by sight and touch as well.
Beizoin is a scent said to relax breathing and it has a long history of use in Japan.
Additionally, it works to relieve nervousness and mental stress.
The scent of sandalwood is enjoyed as an additive to Japanese folding fans, the architecture of temples and shrines and furniture. It relaxes the nerves, relieves anxiety and has a calming effect.
In ancient times, the scent of cherry blossoms was thought to ward off evil spirits and to purify. It will no doubt bring you happiness, lift your spirits and devoid you of sadness and anxiety.
The familiar scent of Japanese cypress has positive effects of relaxation and refreshment not unlike walking in a forest. It has sanitizing effects as well as calming properties, but is also invigorating.
Bamboo has long been used in Japanese buildings and furniture. It is known to cleanse the air of bad odours and germs. You can expect it to bring relaxation and to make you feel as if you are in the midst of nature.
The sweet and sour scent of the Yuzu Citrus is one of the most famous in Japan. With its unique slightly bitter undertone, it will relieve stress and bring forth calming feelings.
Sumo, considered a Shinto ritual and a martial art, is an embodiment of tradition. Instead of hair gel, the sumo wrestlers use essential oils to maintain the particular hairstyle. This hairstyling oil has a scent almost like baby powder, sweet and fragrant.
The refreshing scent of green tea has always been a favorite of the Japanese people due to its familiarity. The fresh scent of green tea will undoubtedly bring you peace.
After she became independent as an illustrator in 2003, she entered the family crest world
by getting the chance to work on creating a family crest.
She presently deals with family crests of ordinary households, company crests (logos) and also researches family crests.
This time, the family crests of the first product toilet paper 8 kinds were designed by Oki Noriko.