Ando's company, Nissin, started it all with the instant Chiken ramen in 1958 and in 1971, introduced the Nissin Cup Noodles.
So why is Nong Shim a best seller now?
So this is my story of what I heard from people and info I received from 15 years working in the noodle industry.
Korea wanted also wanted to make quick ramen, so the government sent 2 men to Japan to get this technology
So after a few years, Samyang ramen was introduced to Korea in 1963
After that, others came along
Well, for me I got introduced to Samyang ramen in 1991 and I had some great times there with some bumps along the way