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Kobold Japan K.K.

Booth number: C-40

About us

Kobold Japan K.K. is the exclusive distributor of Vorwerk's Kobold products in Japan.

Vorwerk was founded as a carpet manufacturer 1883 in Wuppertal/Germany. 1930 the first Kobold hand-held vacuum cleaner was patented and sold. In 1989 the 50,000,000th Kobold was produced. Today Vorwerk is represented in 75 countries.

Kobold products are sold since 30 years in Japan. Kobold Japan's head office and showroom are in Tokyo/Daikanyama. We have a 2nd showroom in Fukuoka and sales representatives in Hokkaido, Kanto, Kansai and Kyushu. Service is done by our own service/call centre and 40 contracted repair centres nation-wide.

Kobold products are fulfilling highest demand for hygiene and quality: VK homecare system certified as suitable for allergy sufferers, VR robot cleaners, VG window cleaners and VC handy cleaners. We newly also distribute German ritter products: electric kettles, toasters and coffee machines in Bauhaus design.

We also sell via higher class retail and aim at expanding our partner network.

Products and services

Vorwerk is concentrating on Kobold cleaners since more than 85 years. Consequently Kobold is top of the market with innovations and the latest technology. Performance, quality and long life became legendary. The appealing design won many awards.

Kobold products include:

  1. VK homecare system: Extraordinary suction power on all surfaces, excellent dust retention through patented and German TUEV certified filter system, certified as suitable for allergy sufferers, versatile attachments for cleaning the whole home, environmentally friendly.
  2. VR robots: Systematic movements by laser navigation, D-shaped for corner cleaning, hygienic emptying of dust box, latest software download by USB stick.
  3. VG window cleaners: Clean even glass surfaces with one wipe
  4. VC handy cleaners: Light, powerful, stylish.

In addition, the following ritter products are distributed: electric kettle fontana5, toaster volcano5, coffee machine cafena5. All products are made in Germany and follow Bauhaus design.

Kobold VK200 Homecare System

Kobold VK200 Homecare System

Kobold VK200 homecare system is for all desiring a hygienic, healthy living. Not only allergy sufferers enjoy the top suction power and excellent dust retention due to German TUEV certified filter system. Versatile attachments clean the whole home, e.g.: Electric brush EB400 optimizes suction power automatically for every floor type. Hardfloor cleaner SP530 sucks and wipes at the same time with minimum consumption of detergents. Mattress cleaner PB440 deep-cleans beds ensuring a healthy sleep.

Kobold VC100S Handy Cleaner

Kobold VC100S Handy Cleaner

Kobold VC100S Handy Cleaner is light (only 650g) and ergonomically designed. Nevertheless, it commands of an astonishing suction power. With the attachments (brush & crevice nozzle) it is a versatile tool for any in-between cleaning in the household, even for car cleaning. The outstanding design suits well to a modern, stylish interior. The Li-Ion battery ensures a long life.

Electric kettle ritter fontana5

Electric kettle ritter fontana5

ritter products are famous for high quality (all products made in Germany), functionality, environmental friendliness and excellent design (Bauhaus). With electric kettle fontana5 4 temperatures can be chosen: 70° for baby milk, 80° for green tea, 90° for black tea and 100° for boiling. Acrylic glass surface keeps the water warm and prevents burning. Other convincing details are water level indicator for right- and left-handers, 360° kettle rotating.


Kobold Japan K.K.
Sarugakucho 23–5 Kurei Bldg 2F
150–0033 Tokyo-to Shibuya-ku

Phone: +81 90 32150307

Ayumi Yamane
Marketing Manager
Phone: +81 90 65017443

Kobold Japan K.K.
Sarugakucho 23-5 Kurei Bldg 2F
150-0033 Tokyo-to Shibuya-ku

Phone: +81 3 54571180
Fax: +81 3 54571181

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