CJ is a legally recognized and registered organization. It is an independent, non-commercial, and non-political organization of Muslims in Japan. Only after strict applicant screening and field survey is certification given by the Halal division of the ICJ..Official site
Halal Kobe Beef: The Process from start to finish and the companies involved
Halal Certification: The Islamic Center of Japan
Slaughtering: Sanda Meat Corp.
Sanda Meat Corp., under halal guidelines and certification, are responsible for all slaughtering of our Tajima bulls, which becomes what the world knows as Kobe Beef. At the present time, Sanda Meat Corp. is the only slaughterhouse in Hyogo pref. to have halal certification.
Processing / Cut: OS meat Co.
OS Meat, under halal guidelines and certification, are responsible for all cutting, packaging, and manufacturing process. On January of 2015, OS Meat, opened their new halal processing plant inside Sanda Meat Corp..
2014/Aug/14｜Halal Certification acquired
M and M food Co., Ltd.
In charge of the last manufacturing process (slice steak cut packing). In 2018, it acquire the halal certification (ICJ).
Retailer: Tatsuya Co., Ltd.
TATSUYA has been specializing in Kobe Beef for a little over a hundred years and we are very proud to still call Kobe our home. Online ordering has become the norm these days but TATSUYA has been there from the very start. We were the few butcher shops in Japan to sell high quality Kobe Beef online since early 90's; because of this, our long history, experience in Kobe Beef, and most importantly trust from our customers was the reason why we were specifically chosen to be the first ever butcher shop to sell Halal Kobe Beef.
※We sell cut, vacuumed and frozen beef which processed as mentioned above.
Concerning all orders of Halal Kobe Beef through Tatsuya
All orders will include:
Kobe Beef Certificate of Guarantee
Product common standard
- Packaged frozen. Then stored in a completely separate freezer from all non-Halal products. PLEASE BE AWARE: Although we are a butcher shop we do not handle the processing concerning our Halal Kobe Beef. All comes packaged and ready to sell from our contracted processing plant.
- Current stock being sold: Date of Expiration Oct/2020 (partly Feb/2021) (under -18゜C)
- These Kobe Beef were NOT fed beer or any alcohol-related feed.