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BOOK MEETS NEXT Exhibited at “Ueno no Mori Parent-child Book Festa 2023” ONE ECO PROJECT will send out opportunities to engage in eco-activities through publishing industry content

Nihon Shuppan Hanbai Co., Ltd., through attractive content such as comics, picture books, novels, and magazines, has established the “Ueno ECO PROJECT'' for the purpose of planning and supporting eco-activities that the publishing industry should work on. We will exhibit at the Mori Parent and Child Book Festa 2023 (May 4-5).

"Ueno no Mori Parent-child Book Festa 2023" is an event that started as a commemorative project for the "Children's Reading Year" in 2000, and is a collaborative project of "BOOK MEETS NEXT", an initiative to promote reading by the publishing industry that started in 2022. It is one of At the venue, children's books are sold at special prices, picture books are read aloud, and autograph sessions by authors are held.

This time, "ONE ECO PROJECT" will sell the first product "book bag" and the second product "book cover for book lovers who are kind to the earth" at the booth. “Book bag” is an eco bag designed with popular content such as comics, picture books, novels, and magazines. . Through product sales, we will educate visitors about the purpose of the ONE ECO PROJECT and provide opportunities for them to engage in familiar eco-activities.

Click here for the latest press release of "Honbukuro"


Click here for the press release of "Earth-friendly book cover for book lovers"


In addition, we will also sell stationery and miscellaneous items in collaboration with “Kojikoji” and “Nontan”, which were released in March 2023 as a new series of the daily sales original miscellaneous goods brand “eHONTOMO”.


・Name: BOOK MEETS NEXT “Ueno Forest Parent-Child Book Festa 2023”

・Schedule: May 4th (Thursday/holiday) to May 5th (Friday/holiday) 9:30-17:30, 2023

・Venue: Taito Ward, Ueno Onshi Park Fountain pond area and nearby facilities

・Organizers: Children's Reading Promotion Council, Japan Children's Book Publishing Association, Japan Foundation for the Promotion of Cultural Industries (JPIC)

・Official website: https://www.jpic.or.jp/ueno/#a-452

*Please check the official website regarding attendance.


"ONE ECO PROJECT" is based on the idea that "environmental activities that are enjoyed while being sustainable are the most sustainable," and through the appeal of content and characters that can be said to be assets of the publishing industry, ecological activities will become familiar to consumers. The purpose is to deepen understanding of the activities and encourage participation.

The ONE ECO PROJECT official website will continue to provide a variety of information with the aim of making eco-activities more accessible to consumers, deepening their understanding of the activities, and encouraging participation.

Official website: https://oneeco.jp/

Click here for the launch release: https://www.nippan.co.jp/news/oneeco_20220330/

<About eHONTOMO>

At daily sales, we sell items designed with picture book characters from the original brand "eHONTOMO", which has the concept of "picture books and friends", "living with picture books", and "gifts with picture books".

With the hope that the generation who grew up reading the picture book will remember the cuteness of the “picture book characters” and pass on the excitement of reading the picture book to the next generation, “Adults and Children Together” We will make various proposals to consumers as a brand that can be enjoyed by everyone.

“eHONTOMO” official website https://komamono-lab.com/ehontomo/

■ Inquiries about "Ueno Forest Parent-Child Book Festa 2023"

Ueno no Mori Parents and Children Book Festa Steering Committee

E-mail: ueno@jpic.or.jp

*Inquiries received on May 4th and 5th may not be answered until the 8th.

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■ Inquiries about "ONE ECO PROJECT" and "eHONTOMO"

Nippon Publishing Co., Ltd. Stationery and Miscellaneous Merchandise Headquarters Stationery and Miscellaneous Merchandise Section Person in charge: Ishibashi

E-mail: hmmm-official@nippan.co.jp