Company History

We, TORIDOLL's
unchanged passion is

"We continue making our effort to be a beloved restaurant" and it will remain the same.

August 1985 Opened the first yakitori shop "TORIDOLL SANBAN-KAN" in Kakogawa city, Hyogo.
June 1990TORIDOLL LTD. was established.
October 1995Became incorporated.
November 2000Opened the first shop of MARUGAME SEIMEN in Kakogawa city, Hyogo as a new business of self-service Udon restaurant.
September 2003Opened MARUGAME SEIMEN Promena shop as the first shop at the food court area of the shopping center in Kobe city, Hyogo.
September 2004Opened new food court-oriented yakisoba shop: NAGATAHONJYOKEN, Ito-Yokado Akashi shop (Akashi City, Hyogo).
March 2005Opened 3 different restaurants of MARUGAME SEIMEN, GRILL SANBAN-KAN and NAGATA HONJYOKEN at the food court of a home center in Ichikawa city, Chiba.
April 2005Opened the first shop of a new ramen business, MARUSHOYA in Aeon Tomakomai, Hokkaido.
February 2006Listed on MOTHERS of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE).
October 2007Relocated the main office to Chuo-ku, Kobe City,Hyogo.
December 2008 Moved to the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE).
July 2010Established a subsidiary TORIDOLL USA CORPORATION in Hawaii, USA.
November 2010 Established a subsidiary TORIDOLL HOLDING LIMITED (current TORIDOLL AND HEYI LIMITED) in Hong Kong.
December 2010Reached 500 shops under direct management nationwide.
April 2011Opened the first overseas shop, MARUKAME UDON Waikiki Shop in Hawaii.
May 2011Achieved opening MARUGAME SEIMEN shops in all prefectures in Japan.
August 2011Achieved opening 500 MARUGAME SEIMEN shops in Japan.
January 2012Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in Bangkok, Thailand.
February 2012Established a subsidiary Toridoll LLC in Moscow, Russia.
March 2012Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in Shanghai, China.
July 2012Established a subsidiary TORIDOLL AUSTRALIA PTY LIMITED in Sydney, Australia.
August 2012Established a subsidiary TORIDOLL KOREA CORPORATION in Seoul, Korea.
September 2012Established a subsidiary TORIDOLL HOLDING LIMITED in Hong Kong.
November 2012 Sold 63% share of TORIDOLL AND HEYI LIMITED (Hong Kong) to HEYI
GROUP HOLDING LIMITED and changed it into joint venture.
December 2012Established a subsidiary TORIDOLL TAIWAN CORPORATION (Taiwan) in Taiwan
Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in Seoul, Korea.
January 2013Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in Hong Kong.
February 2013Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in Moscow, Russia.
March 2013Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in Jakarta, Indonesia.
April 2013Acquired Dream Dining Corporation, a restaurant business company in USA and Hong Kong, and made it a group company.
Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in Taipei, Taiwan.
July 2013Opened the first pork-bone soup Ramen specialty shop, HAKATA-MARU in Sydney, Australia.
December 2013Acquired 40% share of Nodu Foods Co., Ltd and changed it into joint venture.
January 2014Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in HCMC, Vietnam.
April 2014Established a subsidiary TORIDOLL KENYA LTD in KENYA.
March 2015Opened the first teriyaki JAPAN in Nairobi , Kenya.
May 2015Invested Nom Nom Enterprise LLC, a restaurant business company which develops and operates "Kaya Street Kitchen" in USA, and made it a group company.
June 2015Acquired Wok to Walk Franchise B.V., a restaurant business company which develops and operates Asian fast food "WOK TO WALK" in Europe, and made it a group company.
Achieved 1000 shops in the world under TORIDOLL group.
November 2015Opened the first MARUGAME SEIMEN in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
February 2016Acquired Utara 5 Food and Beverage Sdn Bhd, a restaurant business company which develops and operates noodle shop "Boat Noodle" in Malaysia, and made it a group company.
May 2016Acquired 100% share of SONOKO group which develops and operates beauty & health products/shop under life-style brand "SONOKO", and made it a group company.
September 2016Established a subsidiary “Balloon, Inc.” that is operating foodstuff shop in EC site.
October 2016Converted the corporation to a holdings company (Toridoll Holdings Corporation).
November 2016Established a subsidiary TORIDOLL ITALIA S.R.L in Italy.
December 2016Popular Ramen brand in London “SHORYU” became a group company.
July 2017Changed company name to “TORIDOLL Japan Inc”.

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