in late 2019 Japan increased it's sales tax on consumers again, this time to a whopping 10%
Didi it effect the sales of Kakigori, also known in the United States as Shave Ice? The short answer is No.
Here is an interesting article shared my one of our visitors. In reading through this article from the South China Morning Post, about mid way through the article there is a video clip where a Kakigori vendor is asked this very question.
We believe it is worthy of a re-post...
enjoy reading the full article here