2020. 01. 10

Announcing sales of sacai x Spiber collaboration items

Spiber and sacai are pleased to announce the release of a limited edition T-shirt with graphics created by Art Director Fabien Baron. The T-shirts, which utilize a blend of Spiber’s Brewed Protein™ material and cotton, will be available globally from January 18, 2020 at sacai stores and select stores where sacai products are sold. The collection features two styles in unisex sizes, each available in two colors.


Details can be found here.


Details about purchasing these items at sacai’s Aoyama flagship store can be found here.


2020. 01. 10

Job Explanation Sessions in Tokyo on February 14-15, 2020

Spiber will hold job explanation sessions as follows:


[Time and Place]
February 14, 2020 from 6:30PM until 8:00PM and February 15, 2020 from 10:00AM until 11:30AM in Tokyo*
*Successful applicants will be sent further details at a later date.


This job explanation session will provide a chance to engage in discussions with Spiber employees in a casual atmosphere. We hope to give you an idea of what working at Spiber is like, and are looking forward to meeting others who share in our motivation to help create a more sustainable society.


We are currently recruiting for all fields, but a list of job categories we are particularly looking for candidates for can be found here.


Registration will be open until February 7, 2020. Please note that due to limited seating, the application period may close early if there are a large number of applicants.


The registration form can be found here.


2019. 12. 26

Winter Holiday Vacation Notice

Spiber will be closed from December 28, 2019 to January 5, 2020. Phone and fax inquiries will also be unavailable during this time. Emails will be responded to starting January 6, 2020. Job applications received during this period will be checked starting January 6, 2020. We apologize for the inconvenience and wish you a happy holiday season.


2019. 09. 27

Kazuhide Sekiyama to give speech at FASHION WORLD TOKYO 2019 OCTOBER

Spiber’s Representative Executive Officer Kazuhide Sekiyama will give a keynote presentation with Takao Watanabe, Vice President of GOLDWIN Inc., at the Cloth and Material Expo at FASHION WORLD TOKYO 2019 OCTOBER. We will talk about our joint development projects, including products such as the MOON PARKA, as well as look to the future of synthetic biology and explore the potential that Spiber’s Brewed Protein™ materials have to revolutionize the materials industry.


Date and Time: 2:30-3:30PM on October 3, 2019
Location: Tokyo Big Sight (3-11-1 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-0063, Japan)


Details can be found here.


2019. 09. 26

Spiber to participate in the SynBioBeta Global Synthetic Biology Summit 2019 in San Francisco

Spiber researcher David Lips will appear on the main stage at the SynBioBeta Global Synthetic Biology Summit, introducing Spiber’s Brewed Protein™ materials and the potential for synthetic biology to revolutionize materials for industry. Spiber’s Head of International Corporate Planning, Daniel Meyer, will also host a panel discussion with our partners Goldwin and fashion designer Yuima Nakazato that considers brand perspectives on sustainable materials. Spiber will also have multiple displays featured at the event.


Date: October 1-3, 2019
Location: SVN West, San Francisco


Details can be found here.


2019. 09. 04

Spiber to participate in the 71st Annual Meeting of the Society for Biotechnology, Japan

Spiber will have a booth at the 71st Annual Meeting of the Society for Biotechnology, Japan, hosted by the Society for Biotechnology, Japan. We will introduce our company and technology, as well as display some of our materials and products.


Dates: September 16-18, 2019
Location: Okayama University, Tsushima Campus (Tsushima-naka, Kita-ku, Okayama 700-8530, Japan)
Registration: Advance or on-site registration is required


Details can be found here.


2019. 09. 03

THE NORTH FACE Sp. MOON PARKA Installation Tour

The MOON PARKA outerwear jacket, part of THE NORTH FACE Sp. collaboration between GOLDWIN Inc. and Spiber, will be on display at the following cities in Japan.


TOKYO
Aug. 30, 2019 – Sept. 3, 2019
THE NORTH FACE ALTER
1F Harajuku Toyu Building, Jingumae 6-10-9, Shibuya, Tokyo
TEL: 03-6427-1180


SAPPORO
Sept. 6, 2019 – Sept. 10, 2019
THE NORTH FACE+ SAPPORO FACTORY
B1F Sapporo Factory 2-jo kan, 4 Chome Kita 2 Johigashi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido
TEL: 011-207-4131


SENDAI
Sept. 13, 2019 – Sept. 17, 2019
THE NORTH FACE+ S-PAL SENDAI
4F S-Pal Sendai East Building, 1-1-1 Chuo, Aoba Ward, Sendai, Miyagi
TEL: 022-253-6364


FUKUOKA
Sept. 21, 2019 – Sept. 24, 2019
THE NORTH FACE FUKUOKA
Albore Daimyo, 2-1-11 Daimyo, Chuo Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka
TEL: 092-739-1101


HORIE
Sept. 27, 2019 – Oct. 1, 2019
THE NORTH FACE HORIE
1F Nittsu Minamihorie Building, 1-20-1 Minamihorie, Nishi Ward, Osaka, Osaka
TEL: 06-6537-1275