HOKKAIDO BALLPARK F VILLAGE Announcing Partnership with Goldwin
~ THE NORTH FACE to open directly managed store and develop staff uniforms ~
Fighters Sports & Entertainment Inc. will open a directly managed store by Goldwin Inc. (headquartered in Shibuya, Tokyo; President and Representative Director: Takao, Watanabe; "Goldwin") on the first floor of THE LODGE, a commercial space located at the center of HOKKAIDO BALLPARK F VILLAGE (located in Kitahiroshima City, Hokkaido, which is scheduled to open in March 2023.) In addition, Goldwin and F VILLAGE will also collaborate through a range of outdoor-related businesses.
1. About the agreement
F Village aims to realize a sustainable society through various partnerships focusing on supporting children who are the future leaders of the local community. Camping themed THE NORTH FACE directly managed stores will offer products and workshops that center children, such as family camp and kids' camp related offerings that take advantage of Hokkaido's rich natural environment. Also, we will produce uniforms by THE NORTH FACE and Goldwyn's original brand "NEUTRALWORKS” which will be the official uniforms of Fighters staff and partner businesses operating in F Village. Based on this partnership, we will promote a new lifestyle that combines the beauty of the mother nature of Hokkaido with the power of sports and outdoor activities.
‐ Opening of THE NORTH FACE directly managed store with exhibitions and workshops of camping equipment using the lawn space in front of the store
- 1st floor in THE LODGE
- Floor space
- approx. 242㎡
- Completion date
- March 2023
- all year round
‐ Uniforms provided by THE NORTH FACE and NEUTRALWORKS.
Uniforms that use environmentally friendly green materials, such as recycled materials, will be adopted at all F Village facilities.
- Uniforms provided by THE NORTH FACE
・Agricultural learning facility operated by Kubota Corporation
・Kids Labo BallPark Children's Garden by the Kids Labo Group
- Uniforms provided by NEUTRALWORKS.
・Fighters staff and facility management/operations staff in F Village
・Staff of Yoho Brewing Company. involved in the brewing of craft beer brewing restaurant "SORA TO SHIBA by YONA YONA ALE".
・Kids Area Staff by Bonelund Inc.
3. About Partners
Manufacturer and distributor of various sporting goods, including outdoor style products.
The company has positioned Hokkaido, with its rich natural environment including national parks and many outdoor fields, as an priority target area and has opened distinctive stores in Sapporo, Shiretoko, and Niseko.