Publications & Product Distribution
OCS provides logistics for many of the world's premier publishers and distributors, including the Nihon Keizai Shimbun (NIKKEI) and Asahi Shimbun, delivering all types of dailies & periodicals to overseas subscribers on all continents.
OCS service is customized to each project:
- OCS expedites your shipping program by combining elements of cargo line-haul with either hand-delivery or direct injection
- OCS delivers with consistent speed, even through the busy holiday mailing seasons that normally slow down municipal systems
- OCS can take wholesale orders from the U.S. or Japan, and move stock into a retail setting or to a general stock in public or government institutions.
- Our efficient OCS distribution network, with 55 years experience in expedited shipping into Japan, moves your products right to the sales racks, in the shortest time possible.
Mail Order Catalogs
For Mail Order Catalog Distribution, OCS also offers enhanced services to ensure high deliverability, including:
- address clean-up
- address conversion (English- written to Japanese characters)
- return of undeliverable address labels
- Unlike USPS, your OCS packages are traceable, from the moment they leave your warehouse to the doorsteps of your buyers in Japan.
OCS controls the whole process, from shipping to import clearance into Japan's Narita airport, to actual distribution of your products to the customer.
Interested in reaching Japanese consumers directly? The OCS Inserts Japan service might be your perfect marketing tool.
OCS will bring your literature (flyers, for example) to Japan and insert this supplement advertising into selected newspapers, which in turn will be delivered to areas you select. Your product information will be delivered directly to the doorsteps of potential customers.
OCS Inserts are smart marketing because:
- We sort by demographics: regions, occupation, income, age groups
- We let you hand-pick the areas most suitable to your products/services
- OCS Inserts have HIGHER VISIBILITY than direct mail
- OCS Inserts are less expensive than direct mail
OCS provides the following additional services to enhance your marketing campaign:
- Japanese-language literature design and production
- Business reply card processing
** Do you want to reach Japanese consumers within the United States? Our OCS Inserts U.S. service can handle it.
OCS is the sole distributor of the Nikkei (Nihon Keizai Shimbun) and the Asahi satellite edition newspapers in the United States. These newspapers combine for a daily circulation to 15,000 Japanese business and residential subscribers in the United States.
Updated: Monday, March 19, 2012