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Business Summary

CALBEE, Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of snacks and food products. It operates through the Food Manufacturing and Sales; and Other divisions. The Food Manufacturing and Sales division handles the production of potato, wheat, and corn-based snacks and cereals. The Other division manages logistics business. The company was founded on April 30, 1949 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit83,869M746.34M
Operating income25,037M222.80M
Income before tax26,748M238.02M
Net income18,053M160.65M
Diluted EPS136.241.21
Dividends Per Share520.46
Total Assets236,598M1,949.31M
Total liabilities53,137M437.79M
Total equity175,380M1,444.94M
Operating cash flow22,327M198.68M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 251,575M 248,655M 255,938M 266,745M 245,419M
Gross Profit 108,941M 111,083M 114,981M 117,685M 83,869M
Operating income 26,787M 26,873M 27,542M 26,925M 25,037M
Income before tax 26,099M 28,469M 25,743M 26,381M 26,748M
Net income 17,330M 19,428M 17,539M 17,682M 18,053M
EBITDA 35,232M 35,654M 36,705M 37,729M 36,045M
Diluted EPS 129.60 145.33 131.20 132.29 136.24
Dividends Per Share 42 48 50 50 52
Total Assets 192,034M 202,750M 214,967M 238,978M 236,598M
Total liabilities 45,362M 42,256M 45,332M 56,234M 53,137M
Total equity 139,383M 153,935M 163,242M 175,369M 175,380M
Operating cash flow 9,358M 27,620M 40,449M 30,450M 22,327M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 2,269.86M 2,242.26M 2,353.97M 2,515.09M 2,183.97M
Gross Profit 982.93M 1,001.69M 1,057.53M 1,109.63M 746.34M
Operating income 241.68M 242.32M 253.31M 253.87M 222.80M
Income before tax 235.48M 256.72M 236.76M 248.74M 238.02M
Net income 156.36M 175.19M 161.31M 166.72M 160.65M
EBITDA 317.88M 321.51M 337.59M 355.74M 320.76M
Diluted EPS 1.16 1.31 1.20 1.24 1.21
Dividends Per Share 0.37 0.43 0.45 0.47 0.46
Total Assets 1,805.67M 1,831.77M 1,991.26M 2,162.69M 1,949.31M
Total liabilities 426.53M 381.76M 419.91M 508.90M 437.79M
Total equity 1,310.60M 1,390.74M 1,512.13M 1,587.04M 1,444.94M
Operating cash flow 84.43M 249.06M 372.02M 287.10M 198.68M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin10.20%
Profit margin7.35%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Shuji Ito
  • COO, Representative Director & Vice President: Makoto Ehara
  • Senior Managing Director: Koichi Kikuchi
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Technology: Kenichi Ono
  • Executive Officer, GM-Research & Development: Eizaburo Endo


  • PepsiCo, Inc. (20.0%)
  • CALBEE, Inc. (6.1%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (6.0%)
  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management) (4.0%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.2%)
  • Calbee Employee Stock Ownership Plan (1.5%)
  • The Torigoe Co., Ltd. (1.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.3%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.1%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Marunouchi Trust Tower Main, 22/F, 1-8-3 Marunouchi, Tokyo, 100-0005, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5220.6222

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