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Grand Opening! Tokyo International Gift Show Attracts Thousands of Buyers
The 84th Tokyo International Gift Show Autumn 2017 is finally started on September 6 at Tokyo Big Sight with 3 concurrent shows; the 56th Tokyo International Premium Incentive Show, the 22nd Gourmet & DiningStyle Show and the 2nd Premium Beauty Show. During this 3-day event, buyers will find what they are looking for among 3007 exhibitors and tens of thousands of products across 45+ categories including housewares, stationery, fashion, beauty, kawaii items, food, and more. The venue was crowded with visitors and filled with lively business discussions as soon as the show opened and it is expected to welcome more than 300,000 worldwide visitors in 3 days.
See List of Opening Ceremony Guests
DATES&HOURS:Sep 6-8, 10am-6pm [10am-5pm on Sep.8]
VENUE: Tokyo Big Sight
ADMISSION FEE: Free with Pre-Registration or Invitation
Special Exhibition:
Heartful Gifts Exhibition
Spotlight on American Products
Bringing Together Cat Sundries!! 2  …and more!
Concurrent Show:
The 22nd Gourmet & DiningStyle Show @East Hall 3
The 56th Tokyo International Premium Incentive Show @East Hall 3
The 2nd Premium Beauty & Health Show @West Hall 3-4
Highlighted Area
Ÿ Spotlight on American Products [East Hall 6]
American products are featured in this Gift Show as they have become more and more popular in Japan and a lot of companies handling them exhibit at the show. Furthermore, California Pavilion participates for the first time and Hawaii Pavilion returns from the previous autumn show. Spotlight on American Products brings together Made in USA products at one place which are usually spread throughout the venue. Buyers are able to see variety of American brands from different exhibitors without walking around everywhere and know exactly which exhibitors they should talk to.
This project is organized by SME Support, Japan to support Japanese small and medium size enterprises producing excellent products and willing to expand their business in overseas markets. It is guaranteed that buyers will find high quality Made in Japan and learn the story of the products from exhibitors. Professional advisers and interpreters are also available on the booth for further assistance.
Ÿ Bringing Together Cat Sundries!! 2 [East Hall 4 inside Life with Pet]
As cat boom continues to grow in Japan, Bringing Together Cat Sundries!! is back again colleting more unique and creative items. You will surprise to see the diversity of cat themed items, such as kitchenware, stationery, food, zakka, apparel, accessories, and so on.
Ÿ Gourmet & DiningStyle Show [East Hall 3]
With the theme of “Local Production, Japan’s Local Food and Hot Topic” PART II, Gourmet & DiningStyle Show mainly exhibits Japanese brands stick to local ingredients, process, snazzy package etc. AGRI×DESIGN×FOOD EXHIBITION is a special exhibition to introduce new business for famers all over Japan by branding what they produce. Also, Oita Prefecture and Kyoto Prefecture presents their local specialties at All Oita Excellent Food Exhibition and Kyoto by the Sea, in the Forests, Infused with Tea “Selected Specialty.” Moreover, visitors are able to learn features and stories of the ingredients and so on from the producers and chiefs at Kitchen Stage.
Comment from Buyers
This is a great trade show where I can not only meet a lot of quality exhibitors but also learn from them. I’m excited to spend the rest of 2 days here.
Ms. Akane Yu, Assistant of Merchandising Dept., New Time (China) Co., Ltd., CHINA
We walked around East Hall 1-3 today (Sep. 6) and got one of exclusive deal and a few of suppliers will have further discussion. Also, we found a Japanese + Korean company and will visit their factory in Novemeber.
Mr. CHAN Tak On (Kelvin), Founder & Managing Director, Korean Corner Co., Ltd., HONG KONG
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