Founded as Cyber-Biz Inc. (now ZAPPALLAS, INC.)
Through consigning design, development and management of mobile contents, commenied B-to-C e-commerce operations
Began distribution of content to i-mode and launched digital-content business
Changed our company name to ZAPPALLAS, INC
Relocated our headquarters to Nakameguro, Meguro, Tokyo
Opened our official i-mode shop and commerced mobile commerce
In the term ended in April 2004, lannchrd 22 new sites with fortune-telling content, and secured the top share in “fortune-telling”
Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange’s Mothers market
Acquired a subsidiary in the form of G-Plus Co., Ltd., a mobile-phone retail company
Acquired a subsidiary in the form of Ares & Mercury Co., Ltd., a company performing planning, development and production of mobile-phone-oriented content
Relocated our headquarters to Ebisu, Shibuya, Tokyo.
With the aim of tapping into new areas of business in our mobile business, formed a capital and business alliance with Transcosmos, Inc.
Transferred some of our shares in Ares & Mercury Co., Ltd. to Transcosmos, Inc., which changed from a consolidated subsidiary to an equity-method affiliate
Performed a market shift to Tokyo Stock Exchange’s First Section
Acquired some of Nikkatsu Corporation’s shares, with a view towards expanding in the areas of movie content and mobile content of movie and image characters
Acquired a subsidiary in the form of B×E Inc., which plans and sells organic cosmetics
Liquidated our subsidiary, G-Plus Inc.
Launched Fujimaki Department Store, an e-commerce site to hanble a variety of Japan- related masterpieces
Relocated our headquarters to Shibuya, Tokyo
Liquidated our equity method subsidiary, Alles & Mercury Inc.
Established a subsidiary, Zappallas, Inc. (U.S.), acquired Daily Insight Group (DIG), a divination business, from NameMedia, Inc. and started overseas business
Acquired PINK Inc. , a subsidiary handling travel-related business
Sold BXE Inc. shares, removing it as a subsidiary
Spun off Fujimaki Department Store and established caramo Inc.
Sold caramo Inc. shares, removing it as a subsidiary.
Relocated our headquarter Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo.