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A Cage of Fireflies Revisited

A CAGE OF FIREFLIES closed Sunday, March 3rd after an extended run of entirely sold-out performances. Congratulations to playwright Daniel Akiyama, director Phyllis Look, props team Monica Cho Coldwell and Squire Coldwell (who initially contacted Aloha Tofu), and the entire company.  Many thanks to everyone at Kumu Kahua Theatre and a Cage of Fireflies for using our humble […]
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Playmate Kindergarten Day Care

Students of Playmate Kindergarten Day Care in Makiki came to Aloha Tofu Factory for a tour.  The students ranged from Pre-K to 3rd grade.  Paul Uyehara (our President) explained the tofu-making process, they watched a video, then looked at the actual operations from the second floor of the factory.  The best part of the tour…they sampled oboro-tofu, soymilk, […]
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Kawanaka Shoyu in Hiroshima, Japan

This is the entrance of Kawanaka Shoyu.  Their color is purple.  Like Aloha Tofu, customers can buy products at the shoyu factory.  I was served Kawanaka Shoyu with Tofu.  I also ate shoyu Ice Cream. They have a lot of products such as shoyu with Dashi, Garlic Shoyu, sauce for Sukiyaki, soybean dressing, etc…..Customers can try any product. I […]
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A Cage of Fireflies

Aloha Tofu is proud to support Kumu Kahua Theatre’s production of A Cage of Fireflies…a piercing kitchen-sink drama.  It is about three elderly sisters of the kibei generation — sent as children to be raised in Okinawa, then returned to live and work in Hawai‘i — are at the heart of Daniel Akiyama’s new play. […]
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Ohana Festival 2013

The Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai’i will once again present the popular New Year’s Ohana Festival on Sunday, January 13 from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai’i/Mō’ili’ili Field. This will be an event you won’t want to miss as the community celebrates the Year of the Snake! There will […]
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Raise Awareness, Inspire Change

PRF16 130109 Vandana Shiva 2-5V 4C Dr. Vandana Shiva is an Indian physicist, philosopher and a social activist who has written 20 books. A quick online search shows that she is highly regarded around the world in the Green Movement for her advocacy of farmers’ rights and as a major critic of GMO foods and […]
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Holiday Greetings from Aloha Tofu

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Founders & Visionaries – Aloha Tofu Factory

In the May 2012 Hawaii Business Magazine you can find the Founders & Visionaries in Hawaii section.  There they write about some of Hawaii’s most famous companies and the leaders that manage them.  In that particular publication, you will find an article about Aloha Tofu Factory and our fearless President, Paul Uyehara.  Read the article and watch […]
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Season’s Best Craft Fairs

Shop for Christmas early….we’ll be at the Season’s Best Craft Fair on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Jefferson Elementary School from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Aiea Elementary School from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. We’ll be selling our tofu-licious Tofu Donuts, Tofu Mousse, Tofu Poke and Pupu Age […]
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Ryan’s Real Hawaii

KITV4′s Ryan Kalei Tsuji featured Aloha Tofu on Ryan’s Real Hawaii.  Ryan got a behind the scenes look at the making of Aburage. Published on Oct 23, 2012 by kitvtv Ryan’s Real Hawaii – Aloha Tofu:  Part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJxNDkV6YLc&feature=relmfu Ryan’s Real Hawaii – Aloha Tofu:  Part 2 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MftInDwJOQ&feature=relmfu Ryan’s Real Hawaii – Aloha Tofu:  Part […]
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