About Us


Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc.  is a vital part of the Nishimoto Wismettac Group which has over 1,200 employees at 40 locations globally that generated over $1.4 billion dollar sales in 2016.

Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc., whose parent company was established in Kobe, Japan in 1912, is part of a group of companies which are one of the oldest and most experienced manufacturer, importer, wholesaler and distributor of premium Asian food products in North America.

We have achieved our success through the hard work and dedication of our employees, who have superior Asian food knowledge and experience in the food service industry. Our growth can also be attributed to the continued support and cooperation of our customers and supply partners.  For this we express our sincere appreciation.



One of the things we are known for is our exclusive Shirakiku® brand products. The Shirakiku® brand food products are staple items in Japanese households as well as Asian restaurants all over the world.  Shirakiku® brand products consistently deliver an authentic Asian food experience through flavor, texture and superior product performance.

Today, Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc. has expanded beyond just food products. We provide customers with a comprehensive range of items including wholesale items, kitchenware and household products.  We stock over 5,000 items and believe that we either carry or have the capability to carry just about every imaginable product in the Asian food industry.