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Tatsuo Hioki (insane)

CEOTatsuo Hioki

Tatsuo Hioki, born in Misugimura (current Misugicho, Tsushi), Ichishigun, Mie on June 20th, 1935, started his career at 18 as an apprentice-Itamae and continued his practice in Osaka. (Itamae: chef who is skilled in Japanese cuisine)

During training, he also self-studied management, architecture and design. In 1960, he took part in the establishment of Kani-Doraku and then moved to Nagoya in 1968 to expand business. After moving to Nagoya, he founded Nagoya Kani-Doraku Co., Ltd. , Kanihonke Co., Ltd.

Mr. Hioki is well-known for his idea of the crab-in-motion sign and the various creative crab dishes served at Sapporo Kanihonke.

Company Profile

CompanySapporo Kanihonke Co., Ltd.
Date FoundedSep.2nd, 1971
Capital46.6 Million JPY
PresidentTatsuo Hioki
Group companyTokai Kaihatsu Co., Ltd.
Head OfficeZIP:460-0008
3-8-28, Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, Aichi
TEL/FAXTEL +81-52-238-2500
FAX +81-52-238-2510