Nintendo Sales Co., Ltd.
|Nintendo Sales Co., Ltd.|
|Founded||December 24, 1952|
|Parent company / owner||Nintendo|
|Divisions / Subsidiaries||N/A|
Nintendo Sales Co., Ltd. (任天堂販売株式会社) is a product distribution and logistics company based in Sapporo. Originally founded as a toy distributor in 1952, and formerly going under the name Jesnet Co. Ltd (Japan Entertainment Software Sales Network), the company would be acquired by Nintendo in 2017, primarily focusing on distributing Nintendo products to retailers in the Japanese market.
On August 25, 2016, Nintendo announced plans to purchase 70% of shares in Jesnet, making Jesnet a consolidated subsidiary of Nintendo, and that they would be working with Ajioka Co, Ltd. to improve Nintendo's supplying capabilities. The purchase would take effect on April 3, 2017. Following the acquisition, the company was renamed to Nintendo Sales Co., Ltd.
- Notice of the Subsidiarization of JESNET Co. Ltd. and the Acceptance of Assignment of Business from AJIOKA Co., Ltd. Nintendo (August 25, 2016). Retrieved August 25, 2016.