Mar 7, 2014

Man indicted over frozen food poisoning at Maruha unit

Prosecutors indicted a 49-year-old man Friday on charges of criminal damage by allegedly injecting pesticide into frozen food products made at a Maruha Nichiro Holdings Inc. group plant in Gunma Prefecture. Toshiki Abe, a contract worker of Aqli Foods Corp., a Maruha Nichiro subsidiary, ...

Jan 10, 2014

Pesticide detected on work shoes at Aqlifoods plant

Pesticide has been detected on work shoes at a Gunma Prefecture plant of Aqlifoods Corp., the Maruha Nichiro Holdings Inc. unit at the center of a food poisoning scare, investigative sources said Friday. After the pesticide was detected on several shoes at the plant ...