Nitta Gelatin, Inc. engages in the production and sale of gelatin and collagen-related products. It operates through the following business divisions Collagen Material Business and Formula Solution Business. The Collagen Material Business division manufactures and sells gelatin, collagen peptide, collagen casing, collagen and other products made from animal bones and skin or fish scales and fish skin. The Formula Solution Business division manufactures and sells food formulations such as edible gelling agents and quality stabilizers that are used in confectionery, desserts, delicatessen items, chilled foods, etc; and hot-melt adhesives that are used for packaging, bookbinding, etc. It also engages in the production and sale of adhesives for packaging, bookbinding, building materials and hygiene products. The company was founded by Chojiro Nitta in January 1918 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.