- Media-style EC department store "STYLEVOICE.COM" to start operating in November
Style Voice Co., Ltd. is a new company that was established on Thursday, June 6, 2019, to operate the EC Department Store, backed by three companies, namely Jun Co., Ltd., Mash Holdings Co., Ltd., and Daytona International Co., Ltd. Hiromi Katayama was appointed as President and Representative Director.
The new company will start the operation of an EC department store, "STYLEVOICE.COM", from November 2019.
A new company, Style Voice Co., Ltd., was established to jointly develop a media-type EC department store that stimulates the curiosity of fashion-sensitive consumers and delivers "most current and cutting-edge lifestyle".
"STYLEVOICE.COM", an EC department store that will be launched in November 2019 by the new company, will handle products centered on fashion (for women and men), beauty (for women and men), and lifestyle categories. Not only utilizing a broad product lineup, the department store will also leverage the content developments and sales capabilities of the three companies with many in-house brands, revitalize and expand the market through unique efforts, such as cross-brand coordination proposals by stylists and creators, development of collaboration products from the existing brands, and development of new brands that will be offered on the website, to attract customers and stimulate and expand the market.
【 Style Voice Co., Ltd. 】
Representative : Hiromi Katayama CEO
Address : 6F MFPR Kojimachi Bldg., 5-7-2 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Establishment Date : Jun 6.2019
Site Name : STYLEVOICE.COM
Start on November 7.2019
Corporate website : https://corp.stylevoice.com/
Characteristics of STYLE VOICE.COM ・ Products with high fashion sensitivity
Various brands that are selected based on their fashion sense and commitment can be found on the website for customers to discover comfortable lifestyles that suit them best.
・ Contents that capture the hearts of customers
Through our contents filled with empathy and trust, similar to articles in fashion magazines, we convey the charms of various brands and products in a profound and fun way.
・ Power of engagement
We create new values by building trust-based relationships with our customers, partner companies, and curators, to establish a hub that connects each power and needs.
・ Marketing trials
We provide a trial platform that connects everyone closer to the future, such as the expression of new brands, feasibility evaluation for your production plans, and reaching out to new customers.
Joint-Investment Companies [Jun Co., Ltd.]
Jun Co., Ltd. is an apparel and life creation company that was founded in 1958. The company operates various businesses, such as the planning, manufacturing, and sales of ladies' and men's general fashion products, architecture and interior construction design, planning and production of radio programs and sound production, outdoor advertising media business, as well as management of golf courses, restaurants, and wineries.
[Mash Holdings Co., Ltd.]
The company was established in 1999 as Mash Style Lab Co., Ltd., that operates a CG animation business. With the launch of the fashion business in 2005, the company is now involved in a wide range of activities, including organic beauty business, food business, and sports & wellness business. Mash Holdings is an integrated creative company that manages ten companies in Japan and 12 overseas companies.
[Daytona International Co., Ltd.]
Founded in 1986, this company is engaged in a wide range of businesses that offer various lifestyles products, such as "Freaks Store", a select shop that focuses on American casual fashion, cafe business, wholesale business, hotel business, housing production, gallery space management, and others.
Participating Company (*not all is listed)
・Welcome Co., Ltd.（https://www.welcome.jp/）
・Unenana Cool Corp.（https://www.une-nana-
・Medicom Toy Corp.（http://www.medicomtoy.
・Nishikawa Co., Ltd.（https://www.
・Miulan Co., Ltd.（https://www.peakpine.com/
・Higashiya Co., Ltd.（https://www.higashiya.
・Marketable Co., Ltd.（https://www.anytee.shop/）
[Profile of Hiromi Katayama, President and Representative Director of STYLE VOICE, Inc.]
After graduating from Ochanomizu University, he joined Shufunotomo Co., Ltd., where he served as the editor-in-chief of "Ray" magazine and the first editor-in-chief of the casual fashion magazine "mina". In 2007, he joined Gentosha Publishing Company. In 2009, he was appointed the first editor of "GINGER" magazine. Since 2015, he has been working on the contents business in EC sites by using magazine-based methods, produced the fashion media "GINGERmirror" in cooperation with Rakuten Ichiba, the fashion media "LiSTA" in collaboration with SHOPLIST, and the fashion content series "D-story" in the EC site of Hankyu Department Store. He left Gentosha in April 2019.
- BIOTOP FUKUOKA April 26, 2019 OPEN
"BIOTOP", which is managed by Jun Co., Ltd., opened "BIOTOP FUKUOKA", its first store in the Kyushu region, on Friday, April 26, 2019, in Akasaka, Fukuoka Prefecture.
An integrated shop with a unique concept that provides various lifestyle, fashion, botanical, and food products, was opened in a location with lush natural surroundings, where the Gokoku Shrine, Ohori Park, Fukuoka Art Museum, and others are located.
- Collaboration with Mash Holdings Co., Ltd. in the EC business. A joint-venture company will be established in February 2019, and an EC department store will be opened in October.
Jun Co., Ltd. and Mash Holdings Co., Ltd. will form a joint venture in the EC business in February 2019 and open an EC department store on October 19 of the same year to provide the most current and cutting-edge lifestyle to fashion-sensitive consumers.
Along with the convenience of the EC mall, a site where everything is available online, Jun and Mash Holdings established a joint-venture company to develop a new EC department that provides lifestyle suggestions to deliver "the cutting-edge lifestyle that the customers want right now" and stimulate the curiosity of fashion-sensitive consumers.
The new company will be established in February 2019 as a 50:50 joint venture between Jun and Mash Holdings, which will plan and operate an EC department store that will be opened on Thursday, October 10, 2019.
The EC department store will offer products centered on five categories: fashion, beauty, sports, food, and lifestyle. Other than handling our partner companies' brands, we also leverage the content developments and sales capabilities of the two companies with many in-house brands, revitalize and expand the market through unique efforts, such as cross-brand coordination proposals by stylists and creators, development of collaboration products from the existing brands, and development of new brands to be launched on-site, to attract customers and stimulate and expand the market.
Currently, we have decided to participate in Welcome Co., Ltd. that operates a specialty food shop, "DEAN & DELUCA" and a lifestyle shop, "CIBONE". Also, we aim to build a fair platform to prepare for our stock listing in 5 years after the establishment of the EC department store.
- THE CONVENI (GINZA SONY PARK) OPEN Thursday, August 9th 2018
JUN Co., Ltd. (Head office: Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo; CEO & President: Susumu Sasaki), is set to open "THE CONVENI (GINZA SONY PARK)", a new convenience-store-style retail shop on Thursday, August 9th 2018. The project is directed by Hiroshi Fujiwara. With a large selection of unique items, "THE CONVENI (GINZA SONY PARK)" will offer the latest cultural trends from Ginza.
THE CONVENI (GINZA SONY PARK) 5-3-1 B1 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
『Ginza Sony Park』
Ginza Sony Park will consist of a flat, 707-square meter above-ground section, and a 4-floor "Lower Park," located underground, making for an open, vertical park connected by a central stairwell, which preserves the unique structure of the former Sony Building. This "ever-changing park" will feature an array of one-of-a-kind, highly experimental stores and events, held in collaboration with our unique partners. Many experiential events and live performances are currently in the planning stages, centering on the themes of "Sony" and "parks." Ginza Sony Park forms one part of the Ginza Sony Park Project* to reimagine the Sony Building. It will operate as a flat, open public area until the autumn of 2020, with plans for the completion of the new Sony Building - which will maintain the "park" concept and while expanding its scope - slated for 2022.
- Opening of the concept store THE PARK · ING GINZA
Jun Co., Ltd. opened the concept store THE PARK · ING · GINZA for a limited time. "Cafe de Rope", which attracted public attention as the pioneer of open cafes in the 70s, opened a store inside the two-story shop, located on the third and fourth basement floors of the Ginza Sony Building. While expressing the interior of the time, the menu was configured based on the Ginza store's original interpretation.
Also, starting with "THE PARK · ING GINZA", we will gather other fashion and culture shops with a unique view of the world. Furthermore, unscheduled pop-up shops and various events will be held in the space inside the store. The concept store "THE PARK ING GINZA" gives birth to a comprehensive shopping style that cannot be realized in conventional shops.
THE PARK・ING GINZA
5-3-1 B3,Ginza,Chuo-ku,Tokyo 104-0061
Opening hours : 11am to 9pm
- Announcement of the "YOU ARE CULTURE." slogan
Since its founding in 1958, Jun Co., Ltd. has always been disseminating culture in a variety of lifestyle support businesses, such as cafes, music, sports, wine, and food, as well as fashion, for more than 60 years.
Despite the diminishing interest in fashion globally due to the commoditization of fashion, JUN believes that fashion still has the power to improve the cultural maturity of the global market, which will lead to integrated socio-economic prosperity.
Last year, JUN defined its company philosophy as "social style", which is a life philosophy on "how to get involved with society". We believe that CULTURE has a very important place in our lives and society. We hope that everyone can lead a culture-oriented life and want to convey that each person represents a culture. To materialize our hopes, together with all stakeholders in society, we will share the phrase "YOU ARE CULTURE." to share our values.
As our first step, the slogan "YOU ARE CULTURE." conveys our ideas to the world and our wish to build a large social activity. We will also spread out the word in industry journals, fashion magazines, newspaper and outdoor advertisements, television commercials, websites, and others. In the future, we will also diversify ourselves in various business development and customer participation events.
- Opening of 3 stores based on a new business that specializes in SALON adam et ropé's "food"
SALON adam et ropé, which is managed by Jun Co., Ltd. and offers a rich gourmet lifestyle to "those who love food much as they love fashion", will open new stores based on a new specialized business in the spring of 2016.
SALON adam et ropé
"For people who like to eat as much as Fashion"
The concept shop that offers fashion and satisfied food lifestyle with the theme "DELICIOUS FASHION".
SALON BAKE ＆ TEA
A Salon de the-style restaurant expanded from "SALON adam et ropé where you can enjoy seasonal sweets.
With selected tea and coffee, you can enjoy assiette a dessert, sweets buffet and delicate plate created by patissier with seasonal ingredients.
SALON BUTCHER ＆ BEER
A counter-style restaurant expanded from "SALON adam et ropé where you can enjoy from Charcuterie throughBasque Country home-style dishes.
You can enjoy authentic meat dishes cooked by various heating techniques, with beers and wines.
SALON GINZA SABOU
Traditional sweets and dining Japanese-style restaurant expanded from "SALON adam et ropé
"where you can enjoy modern and good old fashioned food culture.
You can enjoy dishes which uses ingredients and rare rice brand "Yuki-Hotaka" cooked in a clay pot.
Also you can taste home-made Japanese sweets, as well as Japanese tea.
- "the POOL aoyama" will open a first limited pop up store, in Isetan Shinjuku
The concept store in Minami-aoyama, "the POOL aoyama", will open a limited pop up store, "the POOL shinjuku", from June 17th to 23rd on the 1st floor of the Isetan Shinjuku. From limited items to new, many items will be available on the floor exclusively for this period and location.
■Isetan Shinjuku 1F the stage
■June 17 (Wed) - 23 (Tue), 2015
- the POOL aoyama to open on Saturday, April 5
Jun Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo; CEO & President: Susumu Sasaki) will open a concept store called the POOL aoyama on Saturday, April 5, 2014.
about "the POOL aoyama"
The ground floor of a vintage apartment building built in the early 70s near Kotto street in Minamiaoyama, Tokyo. A concept store called the POOL aoyama will open on Saturday, April 5 in the vestiges of the old indoor pool used by the apartment building's past residents. The shop is directed by Hiroshi Fujiwara. It aims for a presence that surpasses trends and era with its unparalleled location and delivers new Tokyo value to the world.
concept "the POOL aoyama"
The POOL aoyama offers three categories of products.
"the POOL Essentials"
It will offer basic items that are not affected by trends.
Products always kept in stock will be released periodically.
the POOL Essentials - The "Moment"
The lineup will offer ultra-fresh items based on the concept of an atmosphere of 'right now.' The POOL aoyama will offer products that cannot be found elsewhere and create surprise and excitement as a prime feature for customers.
"The Temporary at the POOL"
It has a permanent art space that will be used for events and exhibitions reflecting seasonal themes.
The shop will differentiate itself by visually expressing the intimate relationship between art and fashion.
The temporary first season will be launched on a theme of 'white.'
【 Shop Location 】
Name of shop: the POOL aoyama
Location: 1F Chateau Toyo Minamiaoyama, 5-12-24 Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Hours: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Phone number: undisclosed
- Launch of a novel concept store from the Jun Group!
In spring 2014, Jun Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; CEO & President: Susumu Sasaki) will launch THE POP by JUN, a new pop-up retail format concept store.
THE POP by JUN is a novel concept store that changes with the person, content, time, place and occasion.
It is a flexible and unexpected surprise concept store where anything goes as long as it is new, cool and gives a sense of culture.
Based on "1concept + Multi Theme + Multi Brand", it offers content that is unavailable elsewhere, such as combinations of Jun Group brands and collaborations with other brands and industries.
The new store applies a novel concept -- a sense of speed with changes occurring over a short term and encountering novelty generated from radical notions.
Unique stores with different themes will be opened.
[ Lumine Yokohama West Exit Lumine 1F ]
◆ Saturday, March 1, 2014 : 1st "MAISON KITSUNE'"
◆ Thursday, May 29, 2014 : 2nd "SATURDAYS SURF NYC"
[ Isetan Shinjuku 2F EAST-Park ]
◆ Tuesday, April 1, 2014 : 1st "tomboy girl"
◆ Wednesday, June 11, 2014 : 2nd "BABYMARY" Special Collaboration
- Maison de Reefur opens on April 14 (Sat) in Daikanyama
I want to live a life of style full of the femininity and elegance that every woman's heart longs for..... Such a shop will open in Daikanyama, in spring 2012 Comfort, touch, scent, color - only things pleasing to the senses.....
Reefur, the original brand which is Rinka's first attempt at producing such a line, is composed of two lines; the daily wear collection and the home wear collection. "Rinka's Basics" evolved after a period of diligent product development during which the texture, silhouette, colors and designs were carefully decided upon.
Daily wear collection: ¥20,000 - ¥69,999 ⇒ 12SS is available in one piece and jumpsuit
Home wear collection: up to ¥29,999 ⇒ cut and sewn, shirts, short pants, knits, tutu dresses, etc.
Maison de Reefur - a lifestyle shop produced by Rinka
This wedding salon operates on a reservation system. Bonheur et Reve de Fille is the original wedding dresses Rinka designed for the first time.
Semi-custom wedding dresses are available in approximately 10 types.
Shoes, bags, shawls, etc. and goods for every day life (tableware, letter writing sets, etc.), bed linen, original perfumes, original candles, cosmetics.
A flower shop is situated in the first floor of the shop.
Cut flowers such as roses and peonies comprise 40%, potted plants 40% and the remaining 20% are miscellaneous goods.
Under the concept of "A Parisian brasserie but the chef likes Japanese cuisine".
Produced by Uichi Yamamoto of "heads".
2. SALLE A MANGER (dining room)
3. CHAMBRE A COUCHER (bedroom) / SALLE DE BAIN (bathroom)
4. ESPACE MARIAGE (weddings)
5. FLEURISTE (flower shop)
6. CAFÉ *2nd Floor
PLACE: Daikanyama, Tokyo
OPEN: April 14, 2012 (Sat)