TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of the Yume (no) Sora Holdings group of companies which promotes creators across genres and national borders, Toranoana Inc. is in the business of sales and distribution of manga, anime products, doujinshi, along with store management. The opening date for Toranoana's first overseas branch store has been set for March 23rd (Fri), 2018.
The Toranoana Taipei Branch is scheduled to open in the downtown Ximending area of Taipei, Taiwan, and will be Toranoana's first ever store outside Japan. In addition to doujinshi and manga by Japanese and Taiwanese creators, the shop will sell a variety of products including original Toranoana goods.
To commemorate the March 23rd (Fri) store opening, we have also decided to hold the Toranoana Taipei opening fair.
There will be plenty for customers to enjoy during the fair, with plans to auction reproductions and autographed products from popular authors, as well as hand out souvenir stamp cards that will allow customers to receive special rare products. We will also distribute commemorative cards featuring illustrations by popular artists.
About the Fair
Event name: Toranoana Taipei Branch Opening Fair
Event website: https://news.toranoana.jp/43713
• Overview of plans for the fair *Details will be announced on the above event website
(1) Distribution of illustrated cards commemorating the store opening
Customers who spend 400 yuan or more in one transaction will receive an illustrated card selected randomly from among 5 types.
Part 1 - March 23rd (Fri) to March 25th (Sun)
Part 2 - March 30th (Fri) to April 1st (Sun)
Part 3 - April 6th (Fri) to April 8th (Sun)
Part 4 - April 13th (Fri) to April 15th (Sun)
(2) Creators’ Auction in Taipei
Autographed products and reproductions by popular creators will be sold by auction.
Implementation period: From store opening on March 23rd (Fri) until closing time on April 1st (Sun)
(3) Distribution of stamp cards commemorating the store opening
Customers will receive one stamp for each purchase (maximum 1 stamp per day). Once 10 stamps have been collected, they can be exchanged for original Toranoana souvenirs.
Distribution period: March 23rd (Fri) until supplies run out
About the Store
Store name: Toranoana Taipei Branch
Location: No. 85, Section 1, Hankou St, Zhongzheng District, Taipei
Opening day: March 23rd (Fri.), 2018 *planned
Shop area: Approximately 550 square meters
Business hours: Every day from 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm *planned
- Japanese doujinshi (for a general audience, adults, women, others)
- Doujinshi by local Taiwanese (foreign) creators
- Local Taiwanese manga (translated, sold by Taiwanese publishers)
- Limited edition Toranoana products, in-house products