Sound Leisure takes on Japan with new partnership
5th November 2018
The worlds only manufacturer of vinyl jukeboxes, Sound Leisure has announced that it has partnered with Flat 4 as its official distributor in Japan.
Flat 4 will hold a range of Sound Leisure CD and vinyl playing Jukeboxes locally, with their first shipment currently on the water.
Sound Leisure was formed in Yorkshire in 1978 and this year celebrates its 40th anniversary as a proud Leeds-based manufacturer, shipping its bespoke products globally to some of the world’s most prestigious locations. The family-run firm is the only manufacturer of vinyl playing jukeboxes and one of only two classic jukebox producers in the world.
Chris Black, managing director of Sound leisure commented:
“We are delighted to be working alongside Nao and his team at Flat 4, they have an amazing showroom in Tokyo and much like our team are passionate about Jukeboxes.
“We are positive that with Flat 4’s local knowledge and expertise that our range of machines will see huge success in the Japanese market and we look forward to building a long and successful business partnership with them”
Flat 4 specialise in the restoration, sales and service of vintage Volkswagen cars, Jukeboxes and 50’s memorabilia. With a store in the heart of Tokyo the Sound Leisure range will be sold directly from their showroom.
Nao Fujita, President of Flat 4 added:
“We are extremely happy to have secured Sound Leisure’s jukebox range for the Japanese market. This will enable us to offer brand new Jukeboxes alongside our current range of vintage machines and memorabilia.
“We believe that the new machines will appeal to a wide variety of our customers, many of whom have had previous doubts about the old mechanism’s and the condition of the originals. Chris and the team at Sound Leisure have been so helpful during our new business dealings, sharing the same passion for jukeboxes, we are looking forward to working alongside them to promote Sound Leisure Classic Jukeboxes in our market”