The Craftsmanship of Takenaka

Takenaka Bento Box was founded in 1925 in the Yamanaka Onsen district of the city of Kaga known for its long history of lacquerware craf...

Welcome Fall with a Fresh Set of Seasonal Produce

As Summer winds down, so do temperatures and seasonal changes mean a transition period for the produce you should purchase. And although the leave...

Take Your Water to the Next Level

Getting the recommended 64 oz of water a day can be a slog for some people as water can be bland, uninteresting and dull. If you happen to fall in...

Composting 101

  Even with the most diligent use of food products and working to tackle unnecessary waste as much as possible – there will always inevitably be s...

Summer's Here! Pick Your New Bento for Your Next Picnic

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of Summer! And with the season of barbeques, beach trips, picnics and the like among us, your bento box is th...

Supporting Mother Earth One Step at a Time

Earth Day has come and gone but every year we are invigorated with a renewed sense of urgency in taking care of our planet. Takenaka Bento has long...

Accessorizing Your Bento

Accessories are not just for your outfits! Takenaka Bento offers a variety of accessories to complement your bento and up your meal time. From ute...

Kickstart Your Journey to Healthier Living

As a brand that promotes and encourages healthy eating and sustainability, we also have a responsibility to help guide those looking to begin thei...

Keep the Resolutions Going!

  You’ve done it. You’ve set your resolutions, made all the proper preparations and stuck to your plan but as Forbes has suggested in this article...

Make this New Year's Resolution, The Best One

Happy (almost) New Year! We made it through another year and the beginning of a new one is just upon us. As we get through the Christmas season, y...

Your Versatile Bento

Using our bento to carry your favorite foods and snacks might be the main reason you pick up our colorful and minimal designs. However, as ...

Keeping Up Your Bento

At Takenaka Bento we take pride in providing sustainable, reusable containers to help you live your healthiest life. As you embark on the journe...