Quantum offers UX design, prototyping for mass production, retail distribution and business consulting services to help Creators to enter Japan market
About this Solution:
Interested in doing UX design with a fullstack innovation Studio based in Japan? Quantum can offer high-quality UX design and prototyping services that no one in the world can compete against.
Planning to enter the Japanese market? With a population over 12 million, high purchasing power and high awareness of innovative hardware products, Japan is certainly a market that can’t be missed by any hardware developers.
To fulfill your needs, Quantum has teamed up with HWTrek to provide the TechPort Program. From UX design and prototyping to mass production, marketing, and retailing, the TechPort Program is the magic portal that allows you to tap into Japan’s huge market opportunities.
QUANTUM Inc. is a startup studio for both corporate innovation and startups.
With our creative diversity — engineering, design, and business — we build products and services, develop businesses and companies together with big corporations and startups. We offer joint product/business development, corporate accelerator programs, and innovation/strategic partnership consulting for our partners.
\Quantum is formed by joint company TBWA/Hakuhodo with the advertising agency Hakuhodo and TBWA as the parent companies.
Hakuhodo is one of the largest advertising services agencies in Japan with branches all over the world. The centerpiece of the Hakuhodo philosophy has been sei-katsu-sha insight. “Sei-katsu-sha,” which literally means “living person,” stands in contrast to the word Japanese marketers typically use for consumer, “shohisha.” “Sei-katsu-sha” expresses the holistic person — an individual with a lifestyle, aspirations, and dreams.
TBWA Worldwide is a top ten ranked global advertising network that holds Disruption® at its core to develop business-changing ideas for the brands it works with. TBWA has 11,100 employees across 323 offices in 97 countries and also includes brands such as Auditoire, BEING, Digital Arts Network (DAN), eg+ Worldwide, The Integer Group®, TBWA\Media Arts Lab, and TBWA\WorldHealth.
TBWA’s global clients include Accenture, adidas, Airbnb, Apple, Energizer, Gatorade, GSK, Henkel, McDonald’s, Michelin, Nissan, Pernod Ricard, Pfizer, Standard Chartered Bank, Singapore Airlines, Sotheby’s, and Vichy.
- A Wi-Fi connected robot designed to keep you connected to your loved ones while you are away from home.
- Quantum supported collaboration with Japanese enterprises such as Fujitsu and NTT.
- A wearable camera that enables you to take pictures instantly and instantaneously with a wink.
- UX design and product branding support.
- Product branding, PR, crowdfunding support on Japan’s largest crowdfunding platform, Makuake.
Through Program TechPort, Quantum offers UX design and prototyping services for projects in early stages, marketing consulting specifically targeting projects at the mass production stage that are interested in entering the Japanese market.
HWTrek will assign a dedicated project manager to provide support based on your product requirements and bridge suitable supply chain Experts from design and prototyping to mass production and sales channels.
Quantum will discuss the project with the applicant first and then determine the appropriate consulting fees that will be charged for carrying out its services.
- Click the Apply button on the top right side of the Program page, and select your Project.
- If you have not created a Project yet, then click Create new Project to start the setup procedure.
- Write a compelling message, then click Send to finish your application.
- You will be notified of the qualification results within seven working days.
Review: The Quantum team will analyze your project with the support of HWTrek’s dedicated project manager and provide preliminary feedback within seven working days.
Consulting: After receiving the preliminary feedback or further inquiries from the Program managers, you should expect a couple rounds of discussions with the Quantum staff to identify the specific issues, scope of consulting, and required consulting fees that depends on the Project requirements.
Partner Introduction: Quantum and HWTrek will introduce design, manufacturing, import, and retail partners and offer marketing and product branding services based on your project requirements to enter Japan’s market.
This Solution is most applicable for the following stages and categories:
- All development stages
- Industrial Applications
- Sports Devices
- Toys & Games
- Audio & Video Devices
- Smart Home Devices
- Tech Accessories
- Auto Applications
- Health Devices
- Science Gadgets
- Other Technologies