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Italian start-up specialized in digital distribution of Manga & Anime looks for business cooperation in Japan through service agreements

Country of origin:
Country: 
ITALY
Opportunity:
External Id: 
BRIT20200421001
Published
28/04/2020
Last update
15/05/2020
Expiration date
16/05/2021

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Digital Systems, Digital Representation
E-Publishing, Digital Content
Movies, movie products and theatre operations
Other leisure and recreational products and services
Media related services
Data processing, hosting and related activities
Web portals
Support activities to performing arts
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Summary

Summary: 
Italian start-up, operating in the distribution of Manga and Anime digital products, is looking for business cooperation in Japan. Their digital platform is ready for the market and helps Japanese artists to distribute their content worldwide. They are looking for partnerships with associations or companies that work with Manga and Anime artists to enlarge their artists network. The company aims at a service agreement or subcontracting.

Description

Description: 

The company has been established in 2020 in Italy from a project that has evolved over the last 4 years. They operate in the field of digitalization of Manga and Anime products. They are an experienced and multicultural team with knowledge in the anime and manga as well as in the digital sector.
The aim of the company is changing the anime and manga production and distribution processes by promoting fair-trade policies and by providing their clients better access to digital products. They will create a direct channel between Japanese content creators and global end-users.

Their Manga and Anime platform helps japanese artists to distribute their content worldwide by providing translation, access to global market and fair payments. Furthermore their platform helps fans to easily access their favourite content by providing it uninterrupted, worldwide and in multiple languages.

They are looking for a partnership with institutions or companies that work in close contact with Manga and Anime artists and can therefore help to enlarge their artists ‘network. This may include, also associations, manga schools, bootcamp programs, universities, and share houses.

Since the company is strongly oriented at sustainability and social impact, they are looking for a partner that is currently socially active in the support of Manga and Anime artists who require financial or social help.

The company aims at a service agreement or a subcontracting. These types of cooperation would allow a clear tasks definition and expected results of the cooperation. Infact, client is looking for a partner who can perform a specific service on a long-term basis.

Advantages & innovations

Cooperation plus value: 
Advantages for content creators: the Manga and Anime platform helps japanese artists to distribute their content worldwide by providing translation, access to global market and fair payments. Advantages for consumers: the Manga and Anime platform helps fans to easily access their favourite content by providing it uninterrupted, worldwide and in multiple languages. They provide a platform where all content is accessible for free or at a reasonable price, through the best technology platform that the industry has ever seen and providing support for professional as well as community translations.

Technical Specification or Expertise Sought

Cooperation sought: 
The partner sought should be already involved in the Manga and Anime sector, giving support to artists in this field and pursuing a socially responsible approach in this business.

Stage of development

Cooperation stage dev stage: 
Proposal under development

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The company is looking for a partner that is currently socially active in the support of Manga and Anime artists. This includes associations, organizations, and universities involved with artists that require financial or social help. The partner sought must therefore have an active network of artists and Manga or Anime producers. The partner should establish a communication channel between the project and the artists or producers, promote and explain the platform amongst its network and provide support to artists who need it for easing access to the platform. The company aim at a service agreement or a subcontracting. The partner should support the company in enlarging their network of artists and producers in the Manga and Anime sector by ensuring a socially responsible approach. Knowledge of the English language is a nice-to-have for better communication but is not required.

Type and size

Cooperation task: 
SME 11-50,University,SME <10,SME 51-250

Dissemination

Dissemination sector group : 
Dissemination preferred : 
Japan