Corporate Profile


Company name Ikon Europubs KK
President Trevor Allen
Director Kenji Kano
Director Kyoichi Kondo
Auditor Hideki Masuda
Advisor Shigenobu Fujio
Established Ikon KK - Feb 1970
Ikon Europubs KK - Apr 2001
  Business Operations Integrated - Sep 2008
  Subsidiary of Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Co. Ltd. - April 2017
Web Address
Headquarters 14-5 Daikyocho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0015
Contacts Tel: 03-5369-3601
Fax: 03-5369-3602
Company History
Feb-70 23 Ikon, Inc. Established at Sakuragawachō Nishikubo Shiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo (I)
May-72 Japanese sole agent contract with San Miguel Corporation (I)
Jul-81 Nominated Japan distributor For Asia Pacific Brewery (now Tiger Export) (I)
1981 - Expanded nationwide sales network as a pioneer of Imported Beer (I)
2001 Focusing on affordable high-quality brands manufactured in Asia and Oceana (I)
Apr-01 Europub Imports Ltd company established in Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo (E)
Apr-01 Nominated Japan distributor for Wychwood Brewery (now expanded to: Marstons Beer Company) (UK)
Jun-05 Nominated Japan distributor for Blackthorn Cider (UK)
Nov-03 Interbrew (now: AB InBev, Inc.) official Japan distributor for Boddingtons (UK) & Stella Artois (Belgium) (E)
Aug-05 Japan distribution for Paulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG (E)
May-06 Murphy's Irish Stout distribution agreement with Heineken Nederland B.V. (E)
Sep-06 Scottish and UK signed a contract with its distributor in Japan (E)
Jan-08 Moretti Draught (Baffo D'Oro) launch with direct distribution from Heineken, Italy (E)
May-08 Fuller Smith and Turner distribution agreement (E) (I)
Sep-08 Ikon and Europub Imports Ltd. merged business operations; renamed company as Ikon Europubs KK. Covering European, Asian and Oceana International beer brands

Nominated Japan distributor for Westons Cider (UK)


Ikon Europubs K.K. became a subsidiary of Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Co. Ltd.

※ prior to business merger (I) = Ikon KK , (E) = Europub Imports Ltd.
Main Products Wholesale
Beer, Cider, Wine and Food Stuffs

Specialist advice and support for beverage menu in on premise also services for design, construction and consulting services, International Brand Development
Countries and Brands
Germany Paulaner, Becks, Cannabia, Salitos, Krombacher
United Kingdom Strongbow, Westons, Newcastle Brown Ale, Boddingtons, Fuller's, Hobgoblin
Czech Republic Budvar, Queen Bohemian Lager
Ireland Murphy's Irish Stout
Italy Moretti
Philippines San Miguel, San Mig Light, Cali
Australia VB
Singapore Tiger
Thailand Singha
South Korea  
Mexico Sol
ETC. Local and seasonal beers and various organic and non-alcoholic beverages
Major Customers Wholesale suppliers Japan nationwide servicing on and off retail trade
Main Suppliers

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV.
Budejovicky Budvar, N.C.
Fuller, Smith & Turner P.L.C.
H.Weston & Sons Ltd
Heineken B.V.
Marston's Beer Company PLC.
Paulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG
SAB Miller PLC.
San Miguel Brewery Inc.
Tiger Export PTE. LTD.

Main Banks Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp., Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi (UFJ), Mizuho Bank Ltd.