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transcosmos Opens “transcosmos DMI Hakodate Lab”, New Operational Base in Hakodate, Hokkaido

Performs R&D/Verification on the cutting-edge IT, while providing digital marketing support services

February 15, 2017

transcosmos inc.

transcosmos DMI, Inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President: Hirofumi Inoue; hereafter, transcosmos DMI), a wholly owned subsidiary of transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) opens “transcosmos DMI Hakodate Lab (hereafter, Hakodate Lab)”, its new base in Hakodate city, Hokkaido. The new base is scheduled to launch its operation on April 1, 2017.

transcosmos has been promoting low-cost operation, leveraging its nearshore bases in Sapporo, Fukuoka and Okinawa, securing talents in website development and operations as well as assuring high-speed operation and quality services. In addition to those nearshore bases, transcosmos has built multi-language development and operational framework at its offshore bases located in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Jakarta, Indonesia and Manila, Philippines, providing wide-ranging services for global websites from CMS operation, rendering test, component-based coding, application testing to multi-language translation and more. transcosmos DMI leads and manages all those bases.

Hakodate Lab will become the fourth base in Japan for transcosmos DMI. The lab is founded for R&D and testing on the cutting-edge IT, in addition to offering website development services. In partnership with the city of Hakodate (City Mayer: Toshiki Kudo), which promotes “Community Revitalization via Tourism”, the lab performs R&D and testing on the systems that provide IT-based “OMOTENASHI-hospitality” for tourists, visiting local shopping malls, hotels, cafĂ© and restaurants and other tourist sites from around the world. Hakodate Lab will collaborate with Future University Hakodate (President: Yasuhiro Katagiri) and drive industry-academia collaboration and regional revitalization project by analyzing the collected data and leveraging the findings and insights for future initiatives.

transcosmos DMI Hakodate Lab Overview

Name:
transcosmos DMI Hakodate Lab
Location:
6-7F, Meiji Yasuda Seimei building, 2-5, Wakamatsu-cho, Hakodate-city (approx. 330m2)
Business Launch:
April 1, 2017
Business Overview:
1.Website planning, development and operations services
2.R&D, testing and analysis on the cutting-edge IT

transcosmos DMI Overview

Name:
transcosmos DMI, Inc.
Capital:
30 million yen
Shareholder:
100% owned by transcosmos inc.
Established:
December, 2000
Location:
6F, Shibuya Garden Front, 3-25-18, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Representative:
Hirofumi Inoue, President
Number of Employees:
300

Hakodate Lab kicks off with a team of 10 in April 2017 with a vision to grow the size to 50 in two years. The Lab plans to hire graduates from universities, technical colleges, national institute of technologies, high schools and mid careers in the local community.

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About transcosmos inc.

transcosmos launched its operations in 1966. Since then, we have combined superior “people” with up-to-date “technology” to enhance the competitive strength of our clients by providing them with superior and valuable services. transcosmos currently offers services that support clients’ business processes focusing on both sales expansion and cost reduction through our 169 locations across 31 countries with a focus in Asia, while continuously pursuing Operational Excellence. Furthermore, following the expansion of e-commerce market on the global scale, transcosmos provides a comprehensive One-Stop Global E-Commerce Services to deliver our clients’ excellent products and services to consumers in 49 countries around the globe. transcosmos aims to be the “Global Digital Transformation Partner” of our clients, supporting the clients’ transformation by leveraging digital technology, responding to the ever changing business environment.

Contact for Media Inquiries

transcosmos inc. Public Relations & Advertising Department
Email: pressroom@trans-cosmos.co.jp

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