No.’ Nizen’ is a house brand of Nizona Corporation, which has an extensive network of Japan Government licensed sub-contract manufacturers.
Making a product with an enjoyable taste while meeting requirements of healthy ingredients, low calories, reasonable cost, etc. is a technically difficult task.
There are many methods to achieve the product taste by adding fruit extracts and juices, honey and sweeteners.
When it comes to sugar, the USA, European and Japanese industries generally utilize High Fructose Corn Syrup15 (AKA: “Glucose Fructose Syrup”). As its name indicates, it derives from corn and it contains less than 50% glucose.
In cases where customers wish to label their products as “sugar free” we may utilize sucralose as a sugar replacement.