Monthly Archives: March 2019

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18 Mar, 2019

Hokusei’s visit to Oregon

By |2019-03-19T21:40:31-07:00March 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Earlier this month, executive staff from Hokusei Products in Japan (Hokusei North America’s parent company) visited Oregon to participate in a wide number of meetings and site visits. Among the highlights of the visit was a series of meetings and get-togethers with staff from the Portland Japanese Garden . A number of discussions were held [...]

10 Mar, 2019

Welcome in the Cherry Blossom Season at Sakura Sunday

By |2019-03-10T09:58:19-07:00March 10th, 2019|Others|0 Comments

Portland boasts a number of Japanese cherry trees, which typically beautifully bloom during the month of March. These trees can be found along the Willamette River in Tom McCall Park, drawing in sightseers and picnickers every  Spring. In addition, there are of course amazing cherry trees at the Portland Japanese Garden (PJG).  On March 24 [...]

5 Mar, 2019

Celebrate today with some instant ramen

By |2019-03-05T08:17:29-07:00March 5th, 2019|Others|0 Comments

On this day in 1910, Momofuku Ando was born. He passed away in 2007 at the age of 96 but his legacy lives on and has spread throughout the world. That is because he invented instant ramen in 1958 and the company he founded, Nissin Food Products, debuted Cup Noodles in Japan in 1971. Mr. [...]