Consumer Products GroupLifestyle Division
Major Products and Areas
- Apparel, Footwear
- Lifestyle Products
- Textile Materials, Industrial Materials
OEM*1 and ODM*2 Business
Marubeni has established an OEM manufacturing system capable of supplying high-quality lifestyle related products, including apparel, footwear, and livingware at low cost and in large numbers, in a timely and stable manner, resulting in a high degree of trust from customers worldwide. Marubeni is also involved in ODM* planning, manufacturing and sales.
- OEM: Original Equipment Manufacturer; manufacturing of products sold under the contractee's name or brand.
- ODM: Original Design Manufacturer; ODM is an abbreviation for Original Design Manufacturing/Manufacturer. An ODM does everything from the development and design to the production of a product that is eventually sold under another firm’s name or brand.
Brand Marketing Business
Raising value and expanding sales, especially in apparel and footwear, by importing and distributing domestically and overseas well-known brands and Marubeni's own brand items; through planning, manufacturing and sales; and also via joint enterprises.