The Hokkaido Shimbun Press

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.