Stockholm, Sweden, (January 13, 2011)— Propellerhead Software announced today that it has partnered with Korg Import Division (KID) of Tokyo as the exclusive distributor for Propellerhead products in Japan. KID will provide marketing, sales, logistics and support to dealers and end-user customers throughout Japan.
“We are very excited,” says Norio Iwasaki, General Manager of KID, “being able to co-operate with one of the most innovative brands in the software market, who’s been building the market trends for so long. We are strongly motivated to stimulate the market and honored to play a role as a part of the team in Japan.”
“We are delighted to partner with Korg in Japan,” says Timothy Self, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing of Propellerhead Software. “Their strength, experience and enthusiasm should really propel us forward in Japan while giving the Propellerhead dealer and user community a solid organization for support and service.”
Dealers in Japan can immediately begin placing orders with KID. For more information please contact KID at: +81-42-379-5695
KID (KORG Import Division) was formed in 1993 to supply top quality musical instruments in the world to Japanese market, as a division of KORG Inc., established in 1963 and a worldwide leader in manufacturing of electronic musical products including synthesizers, tuners and many others. KID is now the exclusive distributor in Japan for over 15 brands, including PRS guitars, VOX amplifiers and guitars, Aguilar bass amps, Nord keyboards, Stanton DJ products, 2BOX electronic drum systems. With KORG Inc.’s wealth of experience in the industry, KID supplies great musical instrument from overseas markets to Japanese musicians with outstanding support.
Formed in 1994, Propellerhead Software is a privately owned company based in Stockholm, Sweden. Renowned for its musician-centric approach, Propellerhead has created some of the world’s most innovative music software applications, interfaces and technology standards. Musicians, producers and the media have praised Figure, Reason, ReCycle and ReBirth applications for being inspiring, great sounding and of impeccable quality. Technologies such as ReWire and the REX file format are de-facto industry standards, implemented in all major music software. Today, Propellerhead’s products are used all over the world by hundreds of thousands of professionals and enthusiasts for all kinds of music making. http://www.propellerheads.se
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