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Latest UpdatesTaiwanese white goods manufacturer Sampo Corporation establishes company in Osaka
Nov 01, 2018
Listed on the Taiwanese Stock Exchange, Sampo Corporation is a leading Taiwanese manufacturer and retailer of white goods such as air conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines, dehumidifiers, cooking utensils and LCD TVs. It also sells its goods through its own cross-border EC site "e-Payless".
The company established SAMPO JAPAN Co., Ltd. in Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture, in January 2018 with the aim of selling its main products such as air purifiers and dehumidifiers under their brand "ARKDAN," in the Japanese market. Representative Director Chen Shengtian traveled from the company’s headquarters to attend the opening ceremony on April 10, 2018.
For the time being, it will concentrate on the sale of their main products such as air purifiers, and, after autumn of 2018, plans to sell, import and export a wide range of products such as daily necessities, sports goods, food, beverages and alcoholic beverages. The company is expanding marketing activities throughout Japan based in Osaka first.
For the establishment of its Japanese base, the JETRO Invest Japan Business Support Center (IBSC) provided temporary office space, consultation on registration and introduced service providers (banks) and local governments.