PARCO Group Blog

July 2018

Sendai PARCO held Disaster Readiness Experience Courses

Updated Jul. 26, 2018

Sendai PARCO held Disaster Readiness Experience Courses

Sendai PARCO held four disaster readiness experience courses for shop staff : earthquake experience, thick smoke experience, fire extinguisher experience, and emergency service calling experience.
Many of participanted shop staff commented that they would like the courses to be held regularly and made available to other staff.
At the next training, foreign national volunteers also will participat, to practice guiding foreign nationals in evacuations and making emergency announcements for them.

PARCO participated in the Ministry of Environment’s “CO2 Reduction/Lights Down Campaign”

Updated Jul. 01, 2018

PARCO participated in the Ministry of Environment’s “CO2 Reduction/Lights Down Campaign”

Ikebukuro PARCO before lights down (left) and during lights down (right) on June 21, 2018

This year, PARCO participated again in the “CO2 Reduction/Lights Down Campaign” of the Ministry of the Environment, which calls on illuminated facilities and households to turn off their illumination.

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, the day of the summer solstice, 16 PARCO stores throughout Japan conducted a lights down, turning off mainly the illumination around the outside of their buildings.

We will continue striving to contribute to the prevention of global warming as much as possible.

 

Participating stores: 16 PARCO stores nationwide *Excluding PARCO_ya
First time: Thursday, June 21, 2018 summer solstice 8:00-10:00 p.m. *Light down time may differ at some stores
Second time: Saturday, July 7, 2018 Cool Earth Day, Tanabata Festival

<DETECTIVE CONAN CAFE in Bangkok received Award at Animonozukuri Awards

Updated Jul. 01, 2018

<DETECTIVE CONAN CAFE in Bangkok received Award at Animonozukuri Awards

“Detective Conan Cafe in Bangkok” ©GA/S,Y,T ©2018 GA/DCC

“Detective Conan Cafe in Bangkok,” held by PARCO Singapore which opened in August 2018, received the Bronze Award in the International Division of the 3rd Animonozukuri Awards.
The Awards commends for collaborative works and advertising promotions featuring anime, manga, and characters.

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