New Company Looks to Sell American Goods in JapanA new online service that will sell American goods to Japanese consumers said it plans to debut in March.
The company, Thinkamerican, plans to open its e-commerce portal on March 1 as well as 30 Internet kiosks by the end of the year, according to reports.
The company also expects to raise advertising revenue.
Thinkamerican is a spinoff of American Malls International, which was designed to bring American-style shopping malls to Japan.
Thinkamerican said it expects to be profitable by 2002.