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Nitta Gelatin Inc. manufactures and sells collagen material and formula solution products in Japan, other Asian countries, North America, Canada, and internationally. The company’s Collagen Material Business segment offers edible gelatin as a food ingredient for gummy candy, marshmallows, and other foods primarily to confectionery and dairy product sectors, as well as to beverage industry, and prepared food and frozen food manufacturers; pharmaceutical gelatin for pharmaceutical manufacturing sector, and dietary supplement and health food manufacturers; and photographic gelatin for photosensitized material manufacturers. This segment also provides collagen peptide to the dairy product, beverage, and other various food sectors; edible collagen casings for livestock and meat industries as an alternative to natural casings, such as sheep and pig intestines; and collagen, a biocompatible material used as a biomaterial for artificial skins and bones to medical device manufacturers and university research institutes. Its Formula Solution Business segment offers various food formulations, such as gelling agents for bakery and confectionery, dairy product, beverage, and frozen food sectors; stabilizers for ham consists of plant-based polysaccharides comprising carrageenan and gummy matter, and animal-based materials for livestock and meat industries; and consumer products consisting of collagen beverages and food, and cosmetics, as well as collagen for cosmetics use. This segment also provides hot-melt adhesives that are used in packaging applications for the food and beverage industries, as well as in the hygienic goods, bookbinding, construction and woodwork, electrical, housing, and other sectors; animal glue adhesives, which are used in paper processing, such as the bookbinding, paper product, and craft sectors; and sealants for the electric appliances sector. The company was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

635 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/26/14
Founded in 1918

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Nitta Gelatin Inc. Reports Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended September 2014; Announces Dividend for the Second Quarter of 2015 and Provides Year End Dividend Guidance for 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year Ending March 2015

Nitta Gelatin Inc. reported earnings results for the six months ended September 2014. For the period, the company reported net sales of ¥16,146 million compared to ¥16,035 million a year ago. Operating income was ¥270 million compared to ¥545 million a year ago. Ordinary income was ¥533 million compared to ¥630 million a year ago. Net income was ¥372 million or ¥20.27 per share compared to ¥460 million or ¥27.34 per share a year ago. The company announced dividend of ¥6.00 per share for the second quarter compared to ¥6.00 per share for the same period a year ago. The company provided dividend guidance for the year ending March 2015. For the period, the company expects to pay year end dividend of ¥6.00 compared to ¥6.00 per share for the same period a year ago. The company provided earnings guidance for the full year ending March 2015. For the year, the company expects net sales of ¥32,400 million, operating income of ¥600 million, ordinary income of ¥700 million and net income of ¥500 million or ¥27.21 per share.

Nitta Gelatin Inc., Q2 2015 Earnings Call, Nov 14, 2014

Nitta Gelatin Inc., Q2 2015 Earnings Call, Nov 14, 2014

Nitta Gelatin Inc. to Report Q2, 2015 Results on Nov 06, 2014

Nitta Gelatin Inc. announced that they will report Q2, 2015 results on Nov 06, 2014


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