/ Mar 5, 2017

Yakult, JAXA to test probiotics in outer space

Beverage maker Yakult Honsha Co. and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency will start an experimental project in fiscal 2017 to examine how probiotics work on human health in outer space. Under the project, some crew members of the International Space Station will regularly consume ...

Price rise is Yakult's first in 22 years

/ Sep 11, 2013

Price rise is Yakult's first in 22 years

Yakult Honsha Co. plans to raise prices for its mainstay lactic drink Yakult and sister product Yakult Calorie Half on Nov. 4, ushering in its first hikes since April 1991. Prices are climbing for raw materials, including powdered skim milk and the plastic resin ...