A media organization deeply rooted in Hokkaido, The Hokkaido Shimbun Press has
been delivering not only local news but also national and global news efficiently and
accurately since its first publication in 1942. Headquartered in Sapporo, the company
has eight branch offices, a general office, and 38 bureaus in Hokkaido. In addition, it
has offices in Tokyo, Osaka and Sendai, as well as in Washington, Beijing, London,
Moscow, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Seoul and Bangkok. With its innovation and
overwhelming media reach in Hokkaido, the company also serves as a driving force for
regional vitalization by hosting exhibitions, sports events and other activities.