WORLD'S 3RD BIGGEST MARKET IS JUST CLICKS AWAY. KIBIDANGO IS YOUR EXPERIENCED PARTNER TO LOCALIZE, PROMOTE, CROWDFUND AND RETAIL YOUR PRODUCT IN THE LAND OF THE RISING SUN.
Japan represents 8.5% of the world's consumer market. The Japanese love to shop, and, even more, they love to shop online. With a total population of 127 million, 93%+ of them have an internet connection.
The world's 3rd biggest economy is bustling with e-commerce.
But they are a bit out of your reach. Do you know why?
GDP by Country (IMF Estimates for 2016)
Japanese are challenged when it comes to using English - you can’t believe what it takes when consumers want to buy your product when all they see are contents in English! There are more than just borders to cross.
Many call it localization, but Kibidango calls it storytelling.
Kibidango runs one of the leading crowdfunding platforms in Japan. Reach out to your customers, risk-free.
Key to a sustainable business is everyday sales. Kibidango can match you with a perfect Japanese retailer.
200+ projects have been brought to life through Kibidango.
We stood by them all.
Kibidango teamed up with Flink of Switzerland to bring their Kickstarter breakthrough product “SLICKS Backpack” to Japan. Here's what Kibidango helped "Slicks Backpack" achieve:
Kibidango found us 5 times more Japanese backers than we were able to find on Kickstarter. They helped us every step of the way.
- Curdegn BandliCEO, Flink GmbH
Kickstarter carefully selected 14 consultants from around the world to feature on its website as “subject experts.”
Kibidango is proud to be the only organization that has a local crowdfunding expertise (and a platform too!) in Japan.
"We believe there are so many great products out there that has not been introduced to the Japanese market yet. It is our mission to empower entrepreneurs from around the world, help them deliver their stories about the products that they are so passionate about --- to the hands of Japanese consumers and get them all excited."