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Distributor of disposable tableware
Taito-ku, Tokyo

Paper tableware for spiritual enrichment

Started as a dependent business of one of the biggest and oldest packaging maker / wholesale merchant company, WASARA Co., Ltd has established its business in 2008 in Tokyo, Japan. Its brand and the product line, same name with the company, have been developed for the single-use paper tableware, which is clearly distinctive from any other disposable tableware in the world.
WASARA donates part of the profits from sales to Eco Future Found ( ), the NGO working for the environmental education in the various places in the world.

Paper tableware "WASARA"

Clearly designed to accentuate food and drink, WASARA elevates disposable tableware to a whole new level. Offering the best in Japanese design, these products fit comfortably in the hand, with an elegant texture and sturdy quality that are unparalleled in the category. WASARA is also an earth-conscious product. Made from tree-free renewable materials (bagasse-sugarcane waste, bamboo, reed), and fully biodegradable and compostable, WASARA is as good to the earth as it is to your culinary creations.

Shinichiro Ogata

Creative Director
With his beginnings in the interior design eld, Ogata started his own design firm and laboratory, IMPLICITY, in 1998 with the goal of creating a new contemporary Japanese culture. The proprietor and the genius behind HIGASHI-YAMA Tokyo, a new style of Japanese dining, and HIGASHIYA, a tea and confections brand, his creativity is behind everything from the menu to interior, the furniture to the tableware, and of course the food. Since then, he has opened several restaurants including the private salon YAKUMO-SARYO, and has been active in various interior design projects, for the hospitality and restaurant industries. He is a designer / creative director of WASARA since 2006.
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