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Gakken Building

11-8 Nishigotanda 2-chome


Tokyo, 141-8510


Phone: 81 3 6431 1001


Gakken Holdings Co., Ltd. publishes books and magazines in Japan and internationally. The company’s range of products include picture books, illustrated reference books, reading materials, study guides, how-to-books useful for daily life, educational books helpful for business skills, information and amusing entertainment magazines, children’s books, dictionaries, general educational books for adults, and supplement and music publications. It also sells e-books, including educational materials, comics, novels, and magazines through Gakken e-book stores for iPhone/iPad. In addition, the company is involved in classroom, cram school/home tutor, and preparatory school/science businesses; and publishing textbooks of physical education and moral education for junior high schools students, as well as educational materials for students with developmental disorders. Further, it develops housing with special services and provides own-home nursing services for the elderly; and manages licensed/authorized daycare centers and children care centers, as well as parenting support facilities. Additionally, the company designs, develops, distributes, and sells greeting cards and letters; stationery and general merchandise products, such as tags, notebooks, fun-tapes, letters, envelopes, calendars, lunch boxes, and others; and educational toys, as well as supplies toys, equipment, monthly magazines, and picture books for nurseries and kindergartens. It also provides employment support, logistics, and research institute services. The company was formerly known as Gakken Co., Ltd. and changed its name to Gakken Holdings Co., Ltd. in October 2009. Gakken Holdings Co., Ltd. was founded in 1946 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.


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