Origin of corporate name

Greater prosperity, more united.

Origin of corporate the name YAMAWA

Mr. Jokichi Watanabe, the founder of the company, decided to use shop name "YA" "MA""WA", which he had been using in his family business instead of using his personal name. And he gave to his company the name "YA" "MA""WA" by employing luchky words and the same connotation "YAMAWA" from ancient Japanese characters, MANYOGANA. The meaning of YAMAWA is "Greater prosperity, More united". In this word, he put a wish " as the company becomes prosperous, the harmony among employees becomes more precious".