During the travel to Japan in order to participate to Japan Cup 2016, Team LAMPRE-MERIDA will take part in an event which will be held by SHUKOH CO., LTD, Japanese company which been a sponsor of TEAM LAMPRE-MERIDA for all the cycle road races in Japan they participate in.
SHUKOH CO., LTD. are a system furniture manufacturer which carry out a plan for bank shops and general company offices throughout from the layout plan, design and production to final construction.
In particular, SHUKOH CO., LTD have made a partnership contract with some Italian materials and is exclusive agent for LAMPRE S.R.L. in Japan to import their laminate steel sheets (laminate steel materials already coated with various color designs).
In this connection, SHUKOH CO., LTD have been a sponsor of TEAM LAMPRE-MERIDA for all the cycle road races in Japan they participate in.
The appointment is scheduled on October 25th (Tuesday), from 15:30, at Shiohama Factory (Address: 3-24-2 Shiohama, Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki-shi).
For this Event, the invite will be for almost all the riders who will participate in Utsunomiya stage of 2016 Japan Cup cycle road race including Mr. Yukiya Arashiro (awarded to the Fighting Spirit Prize at the 6th stage of 2016 Tour de France and participated in 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games as well) who has joined the Team this year and sports director / staffs etc.
– In Event 1 (15:30-16:30), we will show the laminate steel sheets manufactured by LAMPRE (a little bit unfamiliar to the people comparing with TEAM LAMPRE-MERIDA), a production process of system furniture with the laminate sheets and a finished product.
We will also explain uniqueness in LAMPRE’s products and a significance as furniture.
– In Event 2 (16:30), with regard to the cultural background why some business firms have become sponsors for cycle road races in Europe and to its signification, we will hold a talk session, inviting Mr. Favaro Marco, a well-known model and Mr. Andrea Appiani, press officer for TEAM LAMPRE-MERIDA as panelists.
– In Event 3 (16:30-18:00), the interviews shall be held by the first 5 companies individually in order of receipt of application. Each company is given a right of the interview (including photography time) alone for approximately 15 minutes.
– In Event 4 (18:00-19:30), we are planning to have a barbecue at the premises of our factory altogether with the riders and general cycling fans.
If you would like to ask for an interview or further information, please kindly contact us as follows:
SHUKOH CO., LTD., Mr. Takashi Nihei
Tel. +81 44 543 5062 Fax. +81 44 541 2363 E-mail email@example.com