TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Export to Japan (www.exporttojapan.co.uk/), a scheme in association with UK Trade & Investment Japan (UKTI Japan), based within the British Embassy Tokyo and Consulate-General Osaka was officially launched on November 1st, 2013. Candlewick is honored to announce it has been appointed as an official partner for the scheme by UKTI & their strategic partners.
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) supports UK-based companies to succeed in an increasingly global world by providing them with knowledge, advice and practical support. Companies looking to enter the Japanese market will now have access to experts in various fields via Export to Japan Scheme. UKTI help more than 1000 UK companies with advice and market entry support each year.
Ms Sue Kinoshita, Director UKTI Japan said, “Export to Japan is a great platform for UK brands to use to enter the world’s third largest economy. Along with 25 other partners, Candlewick was appointed by Export to Japan because of their strong experience working with Japanese and global brands, and to help UK companies promote their products and services in the Japanese market.”
Export to Japan provides its members with regular and up-to-date information from market specialists who know the lay of the land. This includes information about the latest market opportunities, advice on doing business and tips from those who have already tasted success. To become a member of Export to Japan UK companies can register for free online.
There are three categories - Basic, Silver and Gold, and the level of access and service depends on which one companies have signed up for. (www.exporttojapan.co.uk/).
“We're much honored to have been selected and look forward to servicing UK brands in Japan. Brands from the UK have enjoyed a lot of success here. We look forward to working with some exciting new ones,” said Managing Director of Candlewick, Noriko Silvester. “We have been supporting many foreign brands and we really are enjoying working with international clients to support their business successful.” As part of the launch of the scheme, Candlewick is offering future clients six hours consultation for free.
Notes to Editors:
About Candlewick Co., Ltd.
Candlewick is a fully integrated public relations and marketing communications agency that delivers on business and communication objectives for increased brand value. Candlewick takes pride in our approach from the development of strategic communication plans to launching global products and services in the Japanese market. Candlewick has assisted top tier brands and organizations to increase their awareness and expand their market share. http://www.candlewick.co.jp/en/