House Foods Group Inc. provides management support for its domestic and overseas companies which are in the food business. It operates through the following segments: Spice, Seasoning, and Processed Food Business; Health Food Business; International Food Business; Restaurant Business; and Other Food Related Business. The Spice, Seasoning, and Processed Food Business segment deals with the manufacture and sale of spices, seasonings, roux, and retort pouched food products. The Health Food Business segment manufactures and sells health food and energy drinks; and engages in direct retail sales. The International Food Business segment markets food products and operates restaurants outside Japan. The Restaurant Business segment manages restaurants both inside and outside of Japan. The Other Food Related Business segment provides transportation, storage, and analysis of food articles. The company was founded by Seisuke Urakami on November 11, 1913 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.