Ajinomoto Jawo Sp. z o.o. was founded by two companies.
The first founding company was the Japanese Ajinomoto Frozen Foods company, which is part of the global Ajinomoto Group corporation. The Ajinomoto Group specialises in the production of food and pharmaceuticals and is headquartered in Tokyo. It was founded in 1909 and currently operates in 35 countries around the world with more than 34,000 employees in 123 plants. Its products are known in 130 countries and its net sales amount to 11 billion dollars.
The other founding company was the Jawo company of Czestochowa, which was founded in 1992, specializing in the large-scale production of hand-made frozen products including pasta dumplings, dumplings, and pancakes. The company boasts several dozen products included in its offer and is continuously working on expanding its offer by introducing new products. The company has received numerous awards for its products. It currently employs about 240 people, and its sales revenues in 2017 reached 41 million zlotys. The production volume is 450 tons of frozen food per month. For several years now, it has been among the top producers holding a significant market share in the category of products based on flour and potatoes according to the research conducted by Nielsen on the Polish food market.