Past, Present & Future
Where It All Began
Norio Itabashi starts Digital Studio in his home, Kasukabe Japan (when he was 25).
With 3 employees, he rented a small office nearby his homeplace
All 3 employees were working night and day challenging themselves with the development of an original e-commerce idea.
Moved to an office in Saitama Prefecture with 10 employees
Norio Itabashi met an angel investor and was able to further accelerate the company's e-commerce development.
Relocated the office at Roppongi, Tokyo
Upgraded to a bigger office to accommodate the continued growth.
Started the Live Commerce Development
Norio Itabashi used the experience with ecommerce technology he had developed so far to release a multilingual ecommerce site called Live Commerce based on Japanese, English, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese.
Released the Live Commerce as an open source software
Released the Live Commerce as Business Cloud Solution
Office in the Philippines opened
There are now four (4) full-time Phillippine based developers (frontend and backend) working for Live Commerce.
Live Commerce is the first step in overseas net business.
With Live Commerce,
you can easily and quickly build "Internet shops for overseas" and "Internet shops for foreigners living in Japan".