Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) December 1, 2008
Jzool.com Co., Ltd. - a Tokyo based online store has announced the release of Jzool-Agent, a service that allows shoppers to buy Japanese products they find interesting directly from top online shops in Japan, making it the perfect Christmas shopping solutions for Japanophiles.
Ever since Japan hit the world with Hello Kitty and Dragonball, Japanese pop culture is has steadily been gaining ground in the global scene. Terms like Anime, Otaku and Cosplay have infiltrated Western geek vocabulary, and works by Japanese anime artists such as Momoru Oshii and Hayao Miyazaki have enjoyed incredible success in America and Europe. Teenagers in Asia actively follow fashion trends in Tokyo and take many of their hits from Japanese fashion magazines. In short, Japanese culture in now in demand.
However, despite this rising interest in Japanese "coolness", it still remains quite hard for people outside of Japan to get their hands on the latest products in Japan whether they are electronic gadgets or anime figures. Jzool-Agent tries to bridge this gap by offering an easy-to-use shopping solution that can potentially allow consumers to buy almost anything that is listed as a product on the Japanese internet.
Jzool-Agent (http://agent.jzool.com) is primarily a service that buys domestic Japanese products on your behalf. It will handle orders in English and sends products to most locations in the world.
Users can request a free quote of any product they see on a Japanese shopping site by providing Jzool-Agent with its URL. It's as simple as that. Jzool will calculate shipping costs, add a service charge of 20% or less and notify the customer of the total in U.S. dollars. At that point the requesting customer can decide whether to go ahead with the purchase or not.
One feature on Jzool-Agent which makes shopping from Japanese sites a breeze is its extensive directory of top online shops. By browsing this directory users can find easily find what they are looking for.
All sites linked from this directory is automatically translated to English, French, Spanish, Korean, Chinese, Russian and Arabic by making use of Google's translator API, so most users will be able to get most if not all of the product's details and explanations in their own language.
This opens up hitherto unavailable options for shoppers including some which are outlined below.
- Buy authentic otaku figures and goods direct from Akihabara, the holy land of Japanese geek culture.
- Find the exact dress featured in top Japanese fashion magazines such as CanCam and JJ from their online shops.
- Get your hands on the latest electronics including digital cameras and audio devices before they are released outside of Japan.
- Seek traditional items of the highest quality such culinary knives and zen plates.
The possibilities are quite endless. Whether you are merely interested in Japanese culture or happen to be an otaku to the bone, you're bound to find something through Jzool-Agent!
About Jzool.com Co., Ltd.:
Jzool.com Co., Ltd. is a Tokyo based internet solutions company with its own online Japanese product shop which can be found at Jzool.com - Best Buy Japanese Products.
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