Cool Japan is a multi-lingual, omni-channel ecosystem - encompassing digital, social and experiential - to enable businesses to promote Japanese culture to the new consumers through actionable content centered on Beauty, Fashion, Travel and Lifestyle. It is an initiative of Clozette and Cool Japan Fund, a public-private fund under the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan (METI). In April 2019, Cool Japan Fund invested US$10 million in Clozette.
Clozette (www.clozette.co) — is a transformative new media company enabling brands to inspire and engage with contemporary women through a full suite of transformative digital marketing solutions and omni-channel experiences centered on the creation, distribution and amplification of award-wining content that fuses its editorial authority with the original works of an expansive network of creators and talents that spans over 600 million social reach. The company is venture-backed by Walden International, Phillip Private Equity and Cool Japan Fund.
About Cool Japan Fund
Cool Japan Fund (www.cj-fund.co.jp) — was founded in November 2013 as a public-private fund with the aim of supporting and promoting the development of overseas demand for excellent Japanese products and services. Cool Japan Fund aims to commercialize the “Cool Japan” and increase overseas demand by providing risk capital for businesses across a variety of areas, including media & content, food & services, and fashion & lifestyle.