Black Rapid Inc., known for their camera straps and other photo accessories, has signed a new partnership with Hakuba Photo Industry Co. Ltd to manage all distribution within the Japanese market, effective from January 15, 2015. The Japanese market is considered critical within the digital imaging industry for the number of leading companies with their global headquarters based in the country.
“In our efforts to support consumers and retail partners in Japan, we continue to work towards providing new products and top tier customer service. Our patented sling straps serve as the foundation for both professional photographers and photo enthusiasts everywhere,” said Jim Chi, Senior Vice President, Black Rapid. Consumers in Japan will get to experience the broad range of professional services and expertise from Hakuba Photo’s management team firsthand, beginning with the CP+ Expo in Pacifico Yokohama, Japan on 12 February 2015.