Sakeportal is a Sake distributor and Sake exporter selling Japanese Sake fresh and direct from the Sake breweries in Japan.
This site targets agents, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, bars, restaurants, hotels and businesses looking to import Sake or sell Japanese Sake direct to customers.
For individual consumers, luxury suppliers and high-end businesses seeking that something a bit special, we have highsake.com, selling exclusive limited bottle run Sake (Under Construction, opening very soon!)
Based in Kyoto, Japan and under direct Agreement with the Sake breweries, SakePortal represents small Artisan Sake breweries to bring True Taste Sake to the world.
We have strict supplier criteria and we do not buy from mass producers; you can not find our Sake in supermarkets.
Through our relationships and by matching current global trends our aim is to offer you an advantage over your competitors and offer a smooth business flow for the import of Japanese Sake.
From the beautiful clear waters of Hokkaido to the delicately refined Sake rice, we are inspired by the Japanese
Artisan craft Sake breweries who stand by their traditional brewing methods to produce the perfect Sake.
We have noticed the demand for the import of Japanese Sake is changing:
As people become more aware of Japanese Sake (and Japan in general) they are seeking out new, interesting Sake to import that is in tune with global trends.
This is reflected in orders from our clients for non-mass produced Sake with brand traditional stories. They can offer special sales points, stand out from the competition and attract new consumers.
The Sake we export matches the current global trends and the Sake trend.
SakePortal enables you to fufill the growing global demand and increase sales of Sake.
From Sourcing, Negotiation to Destination; SakePortal offers a smooth business flow. Through our shipping partners we provide a logistical solution to match your needs.
We are a small company with a strong team and good relationships with key people in the Japanese Sake industry. We have travelled Japan to source from traditional and innovative Sake breweries who produce Sake with strong stories to give a differentiating sales points for our Sake importers. Thanks to our experienced and well-known team we are able to open the doors to smaller Sake breweries.
Because we are based in Japan and deal direct with the Sake breweries we can offer a more flexible and personal service than other distributors.
Should you need anything or have questions please do allow us to help you.
If you cant find what you are looking for. Contact us with your Sake needs and we will source the Sake to match you and your customers.
Through our Sake brewery relationships we have persuaded our suppliers to allow own label Sake.
What does this mean?
As a Distributor you can offer an added sales point or have your own brand Sake!
For businesses you can have your own, exclusive branded Sake to match your brand, event or create a personal message for your customers. This level of personalization and exclusivity will attract new Customers and increase Sake sales.
Tried a Sake but do not know where or how to buy it?
Have a gorgeous food menu and would like the perfect Sake to match?
We will source and negotiate Sake on your behalf. Just contact us!
With many thanks to our Sake team that has the knowledge, experience and qualifications to allow us to give you an extra level of service.
Our Sake is exported to order, direct from the Sake breweries ensuring our clients get the freshest Sake. Through our relationships we also offer clients quick access to new seasonal Sake before it is available to the general market, OEM and special production runs.
Please note: We believe in openness and transparency. All our Sake is priced and we make our profit on the Sake. Unlike most distributors we DO NOT mark up shipping.
We will offer different shipping methods through our discount freight partners and deliver at cost.
How to import Japanese Sake
Don’t worry! We export Sake with a full logistical solution to match your needs by air or ship. For smaller importers and individual businesses we deal with a number of courier partners to ensure the best price. We will provide Certificate of Origin for countries that have trade agreements with Japan for reduced or no customs tariffs. For help please have a look at our how to import Japanese Sake guide