GENDA Group accelerates expansion of its shop network in the Kyushu area!Nine “SMILE STATION” stores joined the group.|GENDA GiGO Entertainment

GENDA Inc. (Headquarters: Minato ku, Tokyo; Representative Director and Chairman of the Board: Nao Kataoka; Representative Director and President: Mai Shin ; hereinafter “GENDA”) announces that its Board of Directors has resolved today that GENDA GiGO Entertainment Inc. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director and President: Kazuhiro Ninomiya; hereinafter “GENDA GiGO Entertainment”), a GENDA Inc. group company, will acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of SANDAI Co.Ltd.(Headquarters: KitaKyushu City, Fukuoka; CEO : Kazuyo Nakama ; hereinafter “SANDAI”), which operates the amusement arcade “SMILE STATION” and amusement rental business (mini-location business) in the Kyushu region.
SANDAI’s participation in the GENDA group will add 9 amusement arcades and 192 mini-locations operated by the GENDA group.GENDA will continue to expand its network of amusement centers, aiming to create amusement centers that offer even greater enjoyment to its customers.

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■Sandai Ltd Overview.
Company name: Sandai Ltd.
Representative Director and President: Issei Nakama
Established: 2003 July.
Location: 2-2-7, Honjohigashi, Yahatanishi-ku, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

■GENDA Company Profile.

“More fun for your days”

GENDA has built a global entertainment network to realize this Aspiration.
GENDA is an entertainment company that aims to increase the “total volume of fun” around the world. It operates a wide range of businesses in entertainment, including amusement arcade, karaoke, character merchandising, food and beverage, content and promotion (movies, interactive content, etc.). It operates approximately 700 amusement arcades such as GiGO and the karaoke chain BanBan, as well as 900 mini-locations (Non-staffed game areas) in Japan and overseas. It operates not only in Japan, but also in North America, mainland China, Taiwan, the UK and the Middle East.

Company name: GENDA Inc.
Representatives: Representative Director and Chairman of the Board Nao Kataoka, Representative Director and President Mai Shin
Established: 5 May 2018.
Location: 17F, Tokyo Shiodome Building, 1-9-1 Higashi-Shinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
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