Monthly Archives: January 2017


Hokusei Japan team to visit Portland from Jan 31 – Feb 3

The Hokusei North America team is pleased to welcome its counterparts from Hokusei Products in Toyama Prefecture, Japan.  While in Portland from Jan 31 - Feb 3, the Japan-side team will visit with a number of companies & partners whose products will be offered at Hanshin Department Store's Portland Fair in April, 2017.  Both the [...]

By |2017-01-30T12:49:38-07:00January 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Portland Gear coming to Japan soon!

Hokusei North America and its parent company, Hokusei Products, are pleased to announce that we will be working with Portland Gear to distribute its products in the Japanese market. Portland Gear creates Portland-branded products that people truly enjoy wearing and sharing, and in the process builds a community around the city of Portland and its [...]

By |2020-06-18T13:52:26-07:00January 23rd, 2017|Tags: |Comments Off on Portland Gear coming to Japan soon!

Winter has arrived in Portland!

During December 2016 and January 2017, Portland experienced a number of snow and freezing rain storms as well as plunging temperatures.  It really feels like winter here! Photo:  Oregonlive   As Portland does not have a large fleet of snowplows and salt is not used for ecological reasons, a large amount of snow & ice [...]

By |2017-01-16T13:04:44-07:00January 16th, 2017|0 Comments