SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Principle America, Corp.:
Press Release Summary
The consulting company Principle Co. Ltd. (HQ: Tokyo, Japan) has received the license from Sanrio Co. Ltd. (HQ: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, President: Shintaro Tsuji, referred as Sanrio) to produce and sell a high quality Hello Kitty smartphone case made of seashell made with a traditional Japanese crafting technique. The Hello Kitty iPhone case will be available from April 6th mainly at their Japanese selected products store “Kusuyama” in San Francisco, CA, USA as well as in Japan and worldwide.
Regarding the Hello Kitty Seashell iPhone Case
The Hello Kitty Seashell iPhone case was planned by Principle.Co.Ltd and crafted by Echizen Lacquerware.ltd in Japan. The crafting technique involves carefully hand painting with lacquer on the surface, with plate-like material coming from slices cut out from the interior of a seashell, mother of pearl and iridescent gloss. The joint forces of the worldwide famous Hello Kitty and 1,500 accumulated years of history of Echizen lacquerware has led to the birth of this highest quality smart phone case.
Sales Date, Sales Location, Price
The Hello Kitty Seashell iPhone case will be available from April 6th, 2013 at our newly opened store "Kusuyama", focused on selected products made in Japan, in San Francisco, USA. From there we will be offering the Hello Kitty Seashell iPhone case to Japan, United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the rest of the world. The price depends on designs, and will be around $199 (18,000 yen).
About “KUSUYAMA STORE”
KUSUYAMA STORE is a “Made in Japan” selected item store inside the New People building located at 1746 Post Street #203 San Francisco, CA 94115, a hotspot in San Francisco's Japantown for fans of Japanese fashion, films, art and design goods. Kusuyama offers sophisticated stylish products that bring the Japanese essence to San Francisco.