Market Place

To present new and fascinating hot items and products from Japan through various markets.

(alphabetical order)





All Nippon Airways

【ANA Inspiration of Japan】Experience world class service and a delightful journey in the skies with Japan’s only 5-star airline. Enjoy the ANA style of hospitality and service known as Omotenashi at every step of your travels. Fly the cutting-edge Boeing 787 Dreamliner daily from Seattle to Tokyo and many other Asian cities. ANA welcomes you aboard!





Edo Woodblocks

Ron Valle's captivation with Japanese Woodblock Prints (Ukiyo-E) began when he purchased his first prints at an antique shop during his first year living in Japan. He now lives in Shanghai with his wife and daughter. They return to the US each summer to share what they know about Edo period Japan and the amazing art form that is Ukiyoe.





HEIANDO AMERICA / Fran's Chocolates

HEIANDO AMERICA, Exclusive U.S. distributor of Yamada Heiando's traditional Urushi lacquerware. Heiando, a proud purveyor of tableware to the Japanese Imperial Household, is known for top-level craftsmanship for nearly 100 years. Fran's Chocolates is a family-owned, Seattle-based company celebrating over 30 years of creating premium, artisan chocolates






Hello Sushi Store

Hello Sushi Store is a one stop gift shop for sushi and other Asian food-inspired merchandise. We are known for quality products with cute and vibrant designs. All products use original artwork by Kanagi Design that is exclusive to Hello Sushi.





Linda Hoshide

I am inspired by my collection of Japanese fabric to create clothing and accessories.






Nancym4 and Happiboshi specialize in cute plushies and handmade crafts for the home, office and travel with the use of high quality fabrics, including Japan imported fabrics.  All things kawaii!





Naturally Plus USA

NPUSA promotes worldwide wellness through superior nutrition and healthy lifestyle choices  Since establishment of the company in 1999, Naturally Plus has conducted business under the corporate mission of enhancing the wellness of the global community. NPUSA products are distributed exclusively through our network of loyal Affiliates who promote healthy living through personal example and enthusiastic endorsement of the NPUSA products and lifestyle philosophy.






Online boutique for babies and kids up to 5T. Panda caters for everyday wear, even clothing for parties along with footwear and accessories.




Pinpoint Marketing Japan

Introducing innovative Japanese products and services to the US market since 2000. We will be exhibiting and selling unique products from Japan at the fair. Learn about Japanese culture through authentic, fun, and not readily available items in the US.  Visit our booth to learn more!




Ro Higashi

Ro Higashi is a Seattle native and local anime-styled artist. She taught English in Japan from 2006-2009, while taking a semester of Manga School night classes. She has two half-Japanese daughters and is bilingual. Please come and say hello!