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Drinking tea is about sharing a moment with another person. Meet the people behind the tea of Japan here at Yunomi.
The tea farmers, producers, and merchants of Yunomi

Vendors by Category

Size reference

  • Artisanal, 1-5 employees (excluding family)
  • Small: 6-20 employees
  • Medium: 21-50 employees
  • Large: 51-100 employees
  • Major: 100+ employees

YUNOMI TEA FARMERS
Yunomi Tea Farmers

Some farms of factories and some factories also have their own tea fields. Where the majority of the vendor's teas are purchased from other farms, they are considered factories. Farmer cooperatives are also listed here regardless of size. 

  1. Azuma Tea Garden - Kyoto, family business, artisanal
  2. Chiran Tea Farm - Kagoshima, family business, small
  3. Dokodemosora Tea Farm - Wakayama, family business, artisanal
  4. Hachimanjyu Yakushima Tea - Kagoshima, family business, artisanal
  5. Haruo Ogose - Shizuoka, family business, artisanal
  6. Higashiyamacha - Shizuoka (Retail division of the Higashiyama Village Tea Farmers Cooperative)
  7. Hinokuni Kumamoto - Kumamoto, family business, small
  8. Hiraoka Tea Garden - Saitama, family business, artisanal
  9. JA Kagoshima Chagyo - Kagoshima Farmers Cooperative
  10. JA Kochi - Kochi Farmers Cooperative
  11. Kanazawa Daichi - Ishikawa (mugicha, etc), family business, major
  12. Kirishima Tea Farm - Kagoshima, family business, small
  13. Kuma Tea Gardens - Fukuoka, family business, artisanal
  14. Kaneroku Matsuyama Tea Garden - Shizuoka, family business, artisanal
  15. Kashima Tea Garden - Miyagi, family business, artisanal
  16. Kurihara Family Tea Farm - Fukuoka, family business, artisanal
  17. Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms - Kyoto, small
  18. Maehara Tea Farm - Kagoshima, family business, small
  19. Marushige Shimizu Tea Farm - Mie, family business, artisanal
  20. Morita Tea Garden - Saitama, family business, artisanal
  21. Murakami Tea Garden - Shizuoka, family business, artisanal
  22. Moriya Itoman - Okinawa, family business, artisanal
  23. Nagao Kitamura - Kochi, family business, artisanal
  24. NaturaliTea - Shizuoka, family business, artisanal
  25. Shinichi Kihara - Kyoto, family business, artisanal
  26. Takarabako Farms - Shimane, small
  27. Takeo Family Tea Farm - Mie, family business, artisanal
  28. Tarui Family Tea Farm - Shizuoka, family business, artisanal
  29. Uejima Tea Farm - Kyoto, family business, small
  30. Wacha Tea Garden (Osamu Ueda) - Kyoto, family business, artisanal
  31. Yokota Tea Garden - Saitama, family business, artisanal

TEA FACTORIES & MANUFACTURERS

Many tea shops also do their own finishing, which may range from refinement of aracha to blending leaves from different regions to roasting hojicha. In such cases, those shops are considered factories only when they're primary sales are wholesale rather than retail. Manufacturers are also listed here though they may outsource designate actual production to partner factories.

  1. AOI Seicha - Aichi, large
  2. Dobashien Tea Company - Tokyo, family business, Medium
  3. Cha Ginza (Company name: Uogashi Meicha), family business, medium
  4. Chasandai Tea Factory - Shimane, family business, medium
  5. Furuichi Seicha - Fukuoka, family business, small
  6. Kaneban Higuchi Tea Factory - Shiga, family business, Artisanal
  7. Kesennuma Kuwacha Eitoku - Miyagi (Mulberry leaf herbal tea), family business, artisanal
  8. Koukaen Tea Factory - Aichi, family business, small
  9. Marunaka - Mie, family business, small
  10. Maruhide Iwasaki Seicha - Shizuoka, family business, small
  11. Miyano Tea Factory - Saitama, family business, small
  12. Nakazen - Okinawa (Herbal teas), family business, medium
  13. Nishide Tea Factory - Kyoto, family business, artisanal
  14. Onocha - Yamaguchi, family business, small
  15. Oshikawa Seicha - Miyazaki, family business, small
  16. Seiko Tea - Shizuoka, family business, small
  17. Shogyokuen Tea Factory - Kyoto, family business, small

TEA MERCHANTS

Tea shops often double as finishing operations on a small scale, but we consider them shops as their primary activity is in the retail space.

  1. Bancha Specialty Shop Furyu - Saga
  2. Cha no Ikedaya - Tokyo
  3. Chakouan - Saga
  4. Creha Tea - Saga
  5. Fujinokuni Tea - Shizuoka, operated by the nephew of a tea farmer, 
  6. Hoatea - Gifu
  7. Kyucha Takashima Sangyo - Miyazaki
  8. Morita Tea Shop - Saitama
  9. Nakamura-en Tea Shop - Tokyo
  10. Ocharaka Tea Shop - Tokyo
  11. Oisakien - Saitama
  12. Shumpo Tea Shop - Kanagawa
  13. The Tea Crane - Osaka
  14. Thes du Japon - Osaka
  15. Uji Moritoku - Osaka
  16. Yabe-en Tea Shop - Miyagi
  17. Yamane-en Tea Shop - Tokyo

YUNOMI

  1. Yunomi Discoveries - Staff selected teas, teaware, and other products
  2. Yunomi Factory Direct - Bulk buying of Yunomi house brand (factory-produced teas)
  3. Yunomi Farm Direct - Bulk buying of Yunomi house brand (sourced direct from farms)
  4. Yunomi Lifestyle - Staff selected home, dining, kitchen, decor.
  5. Yunomi Pantry - Staff selected specialty food and gourmet ingredients from Japan

Tea ware & Tableware - Individual Artisans/Artists, small studios

  1. 4th-market - Mie (small-scale brand, joint venture between 4 small studios)
  2. Fujisou Pottery Studio - Mie
  3. Hiroshi Hirai
  4. mami.mano Jewelry (Artist)
  5. Gallery JIBITA
  6. Gotenbayashi (Mike Martino's Kiln) (Ceramics Artist)
  7. Kaoli Nakamura
  8. Mutsumi Yamada (Ceramics Artist)
  9. Nanzan Ito (Ceramics Artist)
  10. Naoyuki Ashino (Woodcraft artist)
  11. Nishimoto - Ishikawa (Lacquerware Artisan)
  12. Oiso Kobo (Ceramics Artist)
  13. Sawa Houzan (Ceramics Artist)
  14. tomboy ceramix works (Ceramics Artist)

Tea ware & Tableware - Wholesalers & Manufacturers, Brands

  1. ComoLife
  2. Kizoku Club
  3. Koizumi Co., Ltd. - Aichi
  4. Maruei Takeo Shoten - Mie
  5. Maruhide Iwasaki Seicha - Shizuoka
  6. Office 67 - Tokyo
  7. Okumura Seikan - Kyoto, tea can factory
  8. Proselua (Distributor)
  9. Saikai Ceramics - ceramicware facory
  10. Seiwa (Distributor)
  11. Yamatane (Wholesaler) - Aichi

Gourmet Food

  1. Bushuya Shiitake Specialty Shop - Yamanashi (Shiitake specialists)
  2. Kamagari Bussan - Hiroshima
  3. Kanazawa Daichi - Ishikawa
  4. Kobayashi Tao Shoten - Nagano

Lifestyle

  1. Haimen - premium fabrics
  2. Iyo Yuinoh Center - Wholesaler of traditional Japanese goods
  3. mami.mano - ki.mo.no Jewelry, Kanagawa
  4. Otsuchi Sashiko Recovery Project - Non-profit
  5. Plumeria - Tokyo
  6. Saki-Pon Project - Non-profit
  7. Shinko Studio - Japanese Jewelry

All Vendors in Alphabetical Order

  1. 4th-market
  2. Aiyu
  3. AOI Seicha
  4. Azuma Tea Garden
  5. Bushuya
  6. Cha no Ikedaya
  7. Chakouan
  8. Chasandai Tea Factory
  9. Creha Tea
  10. Dobashien Tea Company
  11. Dokodemosora Tea Farm
  12. Fujinokuni Tea
  13. Fujisou Ceramics Studio
  14. Furuichi Seicha
  15. Furyu Bancha Specialty Shop
  16. Gallery Jibita
  17. Gotanbayashi Kama
  18. Hachimanjyu Yakushima Tea
  19. Hagimura Tea Factory
  20. Hagiri Tea Factory
  21. Haimen
  22. Hamatomi
  23. Haruo Ogose
  24. Hattori Tea Farm
  25. Higashiyamacha
  26. Higuchi Tea Factory
  27. Hinokuni Kumamoto
  28. Hiragana
  29. Hiroshi Hirai
  30. Hishiwaen
  31. Hoatea
  32. Hoshiko
  33. Ishigaki Sangyo
  34. Isobe Ceramics
  35. Iyo Yuinoh Center
  36. JA Kagoshima Chagyo
  37. JA Kochi
  38. Kamagari Bussan Co., Ltd.
  39. Kamigata Ryugi
  40. Kanazawa Daichi
  41. Kaneroku Matsumoto Tea Garden
  42. Kaoli Nakamura
  43. Kesennuma Kuwacha Eitoku
  44. Kizoku Club
  45. Kobayashi Shoten
  46. Koizumi
  47. Kokonoen
  48. Koukaen Tea Factory
  49. Kouyoudo
  50. Kuma Tea Gardens
  51. Kurihara Tea Farm
  52. Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms
  53. Kyucha Takashima Sangyo
  54. Little Tsumami
  55. Maeda Senko
  56. Maehara Tea Farm
  57. mami.mano
  58. Maruei Takeo Shoten
  59. Maruhide Iwasaki Seicha
  60. Marukatsu
  61. Marunaka Tea Factory
  62. Marushige Shimizu Tea Farm
  63. Miyama
  64. Miyano Tea Factory
  65. Moiromi
  66. Morita Tea Garden
  67. Morita Tea Shop
  68. Moriya Itoman
  69. Murakami Tea Garden
  70. Muromachi Printing
  71. Mutsumi Yamada
  72. Nabeshima
  73. Nagao Kitamura
  74. Nakamura-en
  75. Nakayama Stoneworks
  76. Nakazen
  77. Nanzan Ito
  78. Naoyuki Ashino
  79. Narumiya
  80. NaturaliTea
  81. Nishide Tea Factory
  82. Nishimoto Co., Ltd.
  83. Ocharaka Tea Shop
  84. Office 67
  85. Oisakien Tea Shop
  86. Oishi Tea Farm
  87. Oiso Studio
  88. Okugawa Ceramics
  89. Okumura Seikan
  90. Ooigawachaen Tea Factory
  91. Oshikawa Seicha
  92. Otoyo Town Goishicha Producer's Association
  93. Otsuchi Sashiko Recovery Project
  94. Plumeria Inc.
  95. Saikai Ceramics
  96. Saki-Pon
  97. Sawa Houzan
  98. Seiko Tea
  99. Seikoen
  100. Seiwa Packaging
  101. Shinichi Kihara
  102. Shinko Studio
  103. Shogyokuen Tea Factory
  104. Shumpo Tea Shop
  105. Takarabako Tea Farm
  106. Takeo Tea Farm
  107. Tarui Tea Farm
  108. Thes du Japon
  109. tohachiya
  110. tomboy ceramix works
  111. Tomizawa Tea Garden
  112. Tsukigase Kenko Chaen
  113. ttyokzk
  114. Uejima Tea Farm
  115. Uji Moritoku
  116. Union Foods
  117. Uogashi Meicha
  118. Wacha Tea Garden
  119. Yabe-en Tea Shop
  120. Yamaki Ikai
  121. Yamane-en
  122. Yamatane
  123. Yokota Tea Garden
  124. Yorozuya
  125. Yunomi
  126. Yunomi Discoveries
  127. Yunomi Factory Direct
  128. Yunomi Farm Direct
  129. Yunomi Lifestyle
  130. Yunomi Pantry
  131. Yunomi Services
  132. Yunomi Tea
  133. Yunomi Wholesale