SB Creative Corp.

SB Creative Corp.

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Corporate History

1999 - to date

Oct.2013 Changed the corporate name to "SB Creative Corp.".
Jun.2011 Formed a business partnership with ORIX corporation on digital signage business and started developing its business in earnest.
Jun.2011 Transferred head office to Roppongi.
Aug.2010 Agreed in principle on digital signage business in Japan and Korea with two Korean companies.
May.2010 Acquired exclusive distribution rights of "2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa" for mobile phones in Japan.
Aug.2009 Started distributing digital Harlequin comics in Korea.
Apr.2008 SOFTBANK Creative Corp. and HARLEQUIN K.K. jointly started distributing digital Harlequin comics.
Apr.2007 ITmedia Inc. got listed on "Mothers"-Market of the high-growth and emerging stocks.
Jan.2006 Wholly owning parent company "SOFTBANK Media Marketing Holdings Corp." bought out its subsidiary "SBMM Holdings Corp.".
Oct.2005 Merged with SOFTBANK Publishing Inc.and SBMM Creative Corp. Changed the corporate name to "SOFTBANK Creative Corp.".
Aug.2005 Established the wholly owning parent company "SOFTBANK Media Marketing Holdings Corp. by share transfer.
May.2000 Transferred head office to Akasaka.
Mar.2000 Changed the company's name to SOFTBANK Media & Marketing Corp. Newly established the wholly-owned subsidiary, SOFTBANK Publishing Inc.
Dec.1999 Established the first online publishing company in SOFTBANK group, ITmedia Inc.(Initial name of the company was SOFTBANK ZDnet Inc.)
Mar.1999 Mar.1999 SOFTBANK Creative Corp.(Initial name of the company was SOFTBANK Publishing Inc.) was established by SOFTBANK CORP. by spinning off its publishing business.