KINTO is a Japanese brand that develops coffeeware, teaware, tableware and lifestyle accessories valuing the balance between usability and aesthetics. Their passion is to create products that bring comfort and inspiration into the everyday life.
Established in 1972 by Hideo Koide, KINTO began as a wholesaler of porcelain and ceramic tableware in Shiga, Japan. To this day the company remains a family owned business, with the sons of Hideo Koide proudly continuing the legacy of Hideo. Since 2010, the brand has exported their products worldwide.