October 28, 2016 10:10 AM ET

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Company Overview of Alibaba.com Japan

Company Overview

Alibaba.com Japan owns and a business-to-business e-commerce Website. Its Website connects small and medium enterprises in Japan with buyers and suppliers. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Japan. Alibaba.com Japan operates as a subsidiary of SOFTBANK Corp.



Founded in 2007

Key Executives for Alibaba.com Japan

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Alibaba.com Japan Key Developments

Alibaba.com Japan Co. Ltd. Opens New Japan Merchandising Center

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. has opened its new Japan merchandising center. The new center, announced in February 2016, and known as the Japan MD Center, aims at providing comprehensive support to Japanese brands and manufacturers with plans to tap into the vast Chinese and other Asian e-commerce markets. Alibaba.com Japan Co. Ltd. a joint venture between Alibaba Group and SoftBank Group Corp., will lead this initiative locally in Japan. The center aims to offer Japanese merchants opening online stores on Tmall.com and Tmall Global product selection, sales channel setup, and marketing support to meet the needs of Chinese consumers. Drawing on Alibaba Group's trove of data on consumer behavior in China, the center helps merchants to tailor and market the right merchandise to match the needs of Chinese consumers and ultimately boost sales.

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