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04-02-18
For Japanese, Cherry Blossom has a lot of meaning. There are many songs that names include "Sakura". Sakura usually mean short but beautiful life. Also the Sakura represents "Graduation". Here are som...
04-01-18
Have a Happy Easter! Easter is holiday Japanese people do not celebrate. Japan is usually good at commercializing all holidays.
04-01-18
Uchikura & Co is looking for a distributor in the US and Canada for this colored sawdust painting kit from Japan. If you are looking for something unique to sell, please let us know. We can private la...
03-31-18
Product naming in Japan. There are many products in Japan that has alphabets as the name. "Calpis" and "Creap" are very famous for weird names for westerners. Japanese people do not understand the mea...
03-30-18
Uniqlo Co., Ltd. (株式会社ユニクロ, Kabushiki-gaisha Yunikuro) (US: /ˈjuːnikloʊ/ YOO-nee-klo; Japanese pronunciation: [jɯɲikɯɾo]) is a Japanese casual wear designer, manufacturer and retailer. The company has...
03-29-18
Omamori is a Japanese version of Good Luck Charm. You can goto any temple or shrine to buy Omamori. I buy one when I need to wish for something. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omamori
03-28-18
Japanese people likes to sit, eat and drink around cherry trees. It is called Ohanami (お花見). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanami...
03-26-18
Do you like Japanese Sake? For a while Japanese sake consumption in Japan was down but recently sake is coming back due to the effort from the Sakagura 酒蔵 in Japan. There are many 地酒 Local Sake in Jap...
03-25-18
There are different permit for different size of engine. - Gnetsuki 原付き ~50cc - Cyugata 中型 ~400cc - Oogata 大型 ~No Limit When you transfer (if possible) your motorcycle endorsement to Japanese license,...