All the stores were added to this list at the request of at least one member of the community in order to avoid referring people to bad sellers/stores. If anyone has a bad experience, please let me know and we can remove them from the list or start a list of stores to avoid.
eBay stores & sellers:
Southampton Creations - bento boxes and accessories
Store In Japan - bento boxes and accessories
Nagomi, Inc - bento boxes
Tokyo Gift – bento box sets
Seller bamboo70 – bento box sets
Jbox/Jlist on eBay - bento boxes and accessories (some items are shipped from USA)
Japan Souvenir - traditional and thermal bento boxes - BUYER BEWARE: click here, here and here for details.
Bento Yum Store - Sells complete matching bento sets. Prices range from about $22-$30, shipping included.
The Bento Store – bento boxes, accessories and cookbooks
Bento Obento Shop - bento boxes, accessories and tools
Kitticorner - bento boxes
hellokittie76 - bento box sets
Jbox – bento boxes and accessories
Asian Utensils - accessories and cookbooks
Amazon - thermal lunch jars, laquer bento boxes and cookbooks
Utsuwa no Yakata - mostly pottery and tableware, traditional laquer bento boxes
Resuable Bags - laptop lunch kits, other lunch containers that are good for bento, and To-Go Ware bamboo utensils
Snapware - larger bento-style boxes and plain, undecorated boxes
Laptop Lunches - plastic laptop lunch boxes and accessories
Sugarcharms - bento boxes and accessories.
Many local asian food markets have the same items available as well; please see the geographic shopping guide.