Morris Plains, NJ – March, 2013 –Charmant USA hosted 30 Japanese high school students from Niigata High School. Charmant USA President, Harry Aida greeted the students upon their arrival at Charmant.  After introductions were made by executives and management, students were taken on a tour to explore the different departments and learn about what each department does on a day-to-day basis.

“We were happy to share our enthusiasm for Charmant and New Jersey with the Japanese students,” states Harry Aida, president of Charmant USA. “They were very interested in learning what everyone here does on a daily basis and asked many thoughtful questions about the skills required to complete different jobs.”

At the conclusion of the tour, the high schoolers performed a cheer in Japanese, and thanked Charmant management for the opportunity to learn about the business.  Charmant provided gifts of PUMA and Esprit sunwear to the students and chaperones.  Their visit ended with socializing in the lobby, before they headed to New York City to sightsee.

The high school students were selected from among their peers to visit the United States for two weeks.  In addition to visiting Charmant to see how a business works, their visit included a tour of an American high school and college


About Charmant Group

Based in Sabae-City, Japan, the Charmant Group has 50 years of experience in eyewear frame production and today is one of the world’s leading integrated frame manufacturer’s, covering design, production, marketing and distribution.  With an extensive expertise in selling licensed brand names such as Esprit, ELLE, PUMA, and Trussardi, the group has an international operating presence and distribution coverage in almost 100 countries.


About Niigata High School

Niigata High School is located in Niigata City, and is ranked number one in Niigata Prefecture.