2020.04.27 TOPICS

31VENTURES Global Innovation Fund I has invested in Airporter,Inc., a logistic software company providing same-day baggage delivery service between hotels and airports, as a lead investor

Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd., through its 31VENTURES Global Innovation Fund I., has invested in Airporter,Inc., a logistic software company providing same-day baggage delivery service between hotels and airports.

 

Airporter provides SNS-based customer service and a delivery system that fulfill high demand “same-day delivery”, which addresses the customers’ pain point of “limitation on sightseeing time and places when traveling with luggage”. Customers can input their desired pick-up and drop-off hotel / airport information, the number of luggage and make payment online. This frees the hotels staffs from writing shipping slips, measuring/weighing the luggage and processing payment at the front desk. Airporter’s hotel network covers more than 65,000 rooms with considerable hotels in Kanto, Kansai and Okinawa.

 

Mitsui Fudosan highly evaluated the service model to accurately captures customer’s need, alliance network with various stakeholders that Airporter built up so far, as well as tourism market growth potential. Through this investment, Mitsui Fudosan shall support enhancing the company structure and business planning, as well as its alliance network’s collaboration.

 

■About Airporter
Location                Tokyo, Japan
Representative(s)   Kunio Izumitani
Founded      Nov 2017
URL        https://airporter.co.jp/