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PHILOSOPHY
We edit and transmit street culture across fashion and age boundaries, and we will 
continue to evolve.
ACTION GUIDELINES
  • We lookout for domestic and foreign street culture and continue to pursue.
  • We continue to propose unique goods and service with high originality.
  • We share joy and pride with all people involved with us.
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Company Name
B’s INTERNATIONAL
Representative
Shinichiro Minagawa, President and CEO
Head Office
7F, 1-1-2, Higashiyama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0043 Japan
Establishment
December 1990
Number of Employees
258 (as of April 2017)
Capital
45,000,000 JPY
Stores
51 Flagship stores, 6 Franchise stores (as of April 2017)
Banks
Resona Bank Meguro Ekimae Branch
Daishi Bank Tokyo Branch
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Shibuya Chuo Branch
The Shoko Chukin Bank Shibuya Branch
Mizuho Bank Aoyama Branch.
Corporate Group
STITCH JAPAN
Establishment
November 2004
Head Office
7F, 1-1-2, Higashiyama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0043 Japan
Representative
Shinichiro Minagawa, President and CEO
Number of Employees
4 (as of April 2017)
Capital
10,000,000 JPY
Contents of Business
Selling of women’s and men’s apparel, accessories, and furniture.
Stores
1 Flagship stores (as of April 2017)
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HISTORY
December 1990
Established B’s INTERNATIONAL limited company in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo.
August 1991
Became the distributor of “Cross Colours”, a label of Threads 4 Life Inc.
December 1992
Concluded the agreement with XLARGE USA and became the exclusive distributor of the brand in Japan.
Opened the first “XLARGE STORE” in Harajuku.
May 1995
Concluded the agreement with X-girl USA and became the exclusive distributor of the brand in Japan.
Opened the first “X-girl Harajuku” in Harajuku.
February 1996
Made an equity participation in XLARGE USA and gained semi-permanent monopoly goodwill right of XLARGE.
Launched the original label, “montage”.
April 1997
Converted to stock company and changed the company name to “Kabushiki Gaisha B’s INTERNATIONAL”.
November 1997
Concluded the agreement with MILKFED. USA and became the exclusive distributor of the brand in Japan.
Opened the flagship store, “HEAVEN 27” in Daikanyama.
Started the business with South California brand, “SARCASTIC”.
June 1999
Purchased the trademark right and goodwill of “X-girl”.
2000
Sponsorship of the J.League soccer team, “Albirex Niigata” started.
June 2000
Established subsidiary company, “BIU, INC” in California, USA.
July 2000
BIU, INC opened “X-girl LA” in Los Feliz, Los Angeles.
February 2002
Opened the concept store that promotes lifestyle, “STITCH” and the store that carries adidas Originals, “Styles” in Daikanyama at the same time.
BIU, INC. opened “X-girl NY” in Lafayette Street, New York.
March 2002
Split up “montage” and established a stock company of “montage”.
May 2002
Launched the baby & kids and maternity line of “X-girl”, “X-girl Stages”. Opened the store in Aoyama.
November 2002
Purchased the trademark right and goodwill of “MILKFED.”.
January 2007
Purchased the trademark right and goodwill of “SILAS”.
February 2007
Official web store, “calif” opened.
February 2008
Adopted holding company. Established 3 new companies- “B’s Wholesale Service”, “B’s Retailing”, and “B’s Products” and “STITCH JAPAN”, “montage”, and “SILAS JAPAN” became subsidiary companies.
August 2008
Opened “VA”, the sneaker store at B1F of XLARGE® HARAJUKU.
October2008
Purchased the trademark right and goodwill of “Mid-Century MODERN”, the interior store in Kotto Dori, Aoyama.
October 2008
Purchased trademark right of “XLARGE”
July 2009
Resumed being the sponsor of J.League soccer team, “Albirex Niigata”.
June 2012
B’s Wholesale Service, B’s Retailing, B’s Products were merged into B’s INTERNATIONAL.
August 2012
Launched “X-girl Sports”, a new fashion forward activewear brand.
Montage was merged into B’s INTERNATIONAL.
August 2013
SILAS JAPAN was merged into B’s INTERNATIONAL.
January 2014
Concluded the agreement with the LA skateboarding shoes brand, “LAKAI” and became the exclusive distributor of the brand in Japan.
September 2014
Launched “HUNTISM”, the headwear brand with classic and basic hats with modernity.
2March2015
Started “X-girl Palette”, pop up store of girl’s accessories, stationeries, etc.