"Japan’s Beloved Companies" by Koji Sakamoto

"Japan’s Beloved Companies" by Koji Sakamoto is one of the most successful business books in Japan, selling more than half a million copies to date. With its phenomenal success, Asa Publishing has also released books 2 & 3, introducing many more companies that enjoy an iconic status in the nation.


Among the ardent fans of the series are many companies and universities and they have established an annual award to discover and celebrate many more companies that occupy a special place in the hearts of many Japanese people.