Coronavirus (COVID-19) Statement (Last Updated: 2020.12.09)

To all of our valued customers, partners and friends.

Kikkoman Biochemifa Company continues to closely monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation as it unfolds around the world and the implications it has for our customers, collaborating partners, communities and, of course, our employees.

SAFETY: We continue to take all precautions to first and foremost to ensure the safety of our employees around the world. We are also taking all appropriate measures to ensure the continuity of our supply chain and provide for a reliable supply of products to our customers. We will keep you updated on any changes immediately.

SUPPLY CHAIN: We currently have sufficient inventory to continue to supply all of our customers and we currently have no indications of supply interruptions that would change this situation in the foreseeable future.

FOCUS ON SANITATION AND DISINFECTION: This crisis has caused us all to refocus on the importance of sanitation and disinfection. While this has always been important, now, more than ever, it is crucial to verify the effectiveness of your cleaning and sanitation processes. It is also essential that you have a means to demonstrate to your employees, customers and partners that your cleaning processes are effective to help you assure confidence in your program. Verification and better detection will be an important component.

A3 TECHNOLOGY: Effective cleaning and sanitation is critical to healthcare and food safety operations. Officials around the world are emphasizing the need for enhanced cleaning and sanitation to control the presence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus on surfaces. It is important to know that your enhanced processes are being effective and, while Kikkoman A3 Technology does not directly detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus – very few technologies can do that –A3 technology can detect residues at lower levels than other ATP surface hygiene tests on the market making it an effective means to demonstrate and improve your cleaning and disinfection processes.

CUSTOMER SUPPORT: Kikkoman Biochemifa is available to answer your questions, provide technical support and to assist you with your cleaning and sanitation program in order to make it as effective and efficient as it can be. Especially in this rapidly changing environment. We are facing an unprecedented crisis that has changed the conditions of everything that we all do. Guidelines and conditions in every country will change daily.

We will continue to stay focused on these changes to ensure the continuity of our supply chain and to be able to assist you in every way that we can. Please contact us at anytime with your questions or concerns.

Kikkoman Biochemifa Company