Commerce Disclosure (Japan)
Tuesday March 28th, 2023 | Greg Lane
This page is the commerce disclosure for the advertising services sold by Fast Train (Fast Train Japan GK) to customers based in Japan.
Fast Train sells advertising services for publication on our media websites and associated social media properties. Our most common advertising services include:
- Event listings
- Text adverts
- Sponsored/Branded Content
- Social media
Company Info & Contact
Company legal name:
Fast Train Japan GK (合同会社)
9-2-13 Akasaka, Minato-ku
10:00–18:00 (excluding weekends and bank holidays)
Head of Operations:
Terms & Fees
The following are the terms and fees for our advertising services:
Additional fees for sponsored/branded content
|Creator going on a day trip (up to 8 hours)||¥40,000|
|Creator going on multi-day trip, per day||¥50,000|
|Additional edit request||¥20,000|
|Extra words per 500 words||¥40,000|
|Japanese translation of final article||¥5,000|
|Client owns full copyright of text||¥100,000|
|Two week turnaround||¥200,000|
|One week turnaround||¥500,000|
Refunds and cancellation fee policy
Once a campaign has been ordered, cancellations and refunds must be requested in writing.
Cancellation of Sponsored/Branded Content
Sponsored/Branded content campaigns can be cancelled free of charge provided Fast Train has incurred not costs, performed any research activities, other preparation or writing has commenced.
If any of the aforemention activities have already been undertaken, the following cancellation fees will apply (as a percentage of the total campaign fee):
- Once Fast Train has commenced any preparation/research/activity: 25%
- Once Fast Train has commenced the article draft: 50%
- 7 days before start date: 75%
- 1 day or less before start date: 100%
Penalties for cancellation of other ad campaigns
The following cancellation fees apply based on the date of the cancellation request
before ad campaign publication start date (as a percentage of the total campaign fee)
- 30 or more days before start date: 0%
- 14 or more days before start date: 10%
- 7 or more days before start date: 25%
- 2 or more days before start date: 50%
- less than 2 days before start date: 100%
Delivery and lead times
Delivery of advertising services vary depending on the specific ad service/product.
Once we have recieved all approvals and materials we require for delivery of the ad service, the follow times apply:
Accepted payment methods
We accept payment with most major credit cards or via local bank transfer (in Japan).
Credit card payments are processed immediately, while local bank transfers must be sent by the due date on the customer invoice.
Event listing prices can be found on the ad product pages the corresponding websites:
Other ad service prices will be quoted to the customer during the sales process.