PARTNERSHIP WITH SAM'S CLUB
Opening of our first kiosks with Sam's Club in the USA: an American chain of members-only retail warehouse clubs.
PARTNERSHIP WITH COSTCO
Opening of our first kiosk in the USA with COSTCO: a membership warehouse club, dedicated to bringing to members the best possible prices on quality brand-name merchandise.
LAUNCH OF SMALL-SIZE KIOSKS
First openings of our small kiosks. Hana Group has developped an innovating small sized kiosk concept to address high volume supermarkets with limited space. This kiosk design allows us to offer freshly made sushi and showcooking experience to new types of consumers.
HANA GROUP ENTERS THE FOODSERVICE BUSINESS
Opening of our very first foodservice kiosk. This is the first kiosk Hana Group opens in this sector.
CENTRAL KITCHEN IN PARIS & BRUSSELS
Opening of our central kitchens in Paris, France and Brussels, Belgium.
POKÉ LÉ LÉ
Launch of the Poké Lé Lé brand worldwide, specialising in fresh, innovative recipes of Hawaiian poké.
CENTRAL KITCHEN IN
SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON
Opening of our first central kitchens, in San Francisco USA and in London, United Kingdom.
OPENING IN IRELAND
Opening of our first kiosk in Ireland with Dunnes Stores. Dunnes Stores launched in Ireland 75 years ago and revolutionised the concept of retail in Ireland by promising “Better Value” to its customers, the people of Ireland.
ACQUISITION OF MASAO GROUP
Acquisition of Spanish brands Sushi Spot and Fish Sushi. Opening of 100 locations with Carrefour and El Corte Inglès.
OPENING IN CZECH REPUBLIC
Opening of our first kiosks in Czech Republic & Poland with Auchan and Ahold, now known as Ahold Delhaize.
ACQUISITION OF EAT HAPPY
& SUSHI MAKI STORE
Acquisition of 46 Eat Happy kiosks and 20 Sushi Maki Store kiosks in France.
OPENING IN ROMANIA
Opening of our first kiosk in Budapest, Romania with Auchan. Romania is the first Eastern-European country to see a kiosk open its doors.
ACQUISITION OF PEACE DINING CORPORATION
Acquisition of 200 stores in the USA and in the UK with Genji and Mai Sushi brands.
OPENING IN UNITED KINGDOM
Opening our first kiosk in the United Kingdom with Sainsbury's. Sainsbury's is the second largest supermarket chain in the UK.
OPENING IN PORTUGAL
Opening of our first kiosk in Portugal with Jumbo, now known as Auchan.
OPENING IN ITALY, SPAIN AND LUXEMBOURG
Opening of our first kiosk in Italy with Auchan, in Spain with Alcampo and in Luxembourg with Auchan & Delhaize.
HANA GROUP STARTS TO GO GLOBAL
Opening of our very first kiosk in another country: we're settling in Belgium with Delhaize.
THE BEGINNING OF THE ADVENTURE
Opening of our first kiosk in France with E.Leclerc and Auchan by the founders
Jacques ATTAL and Laurent BOUKOBZA.