Tag Archives: Japanese school bag

Randoseru Giveaway! Get a genuine Japanese backpack

NOTICE: FEB 27, 2015: I will have a few used randoseru available in March for anyone willing to pay the postage from Japan (maybe $30-$40 US depending on your location). Use the contact form on this blog to contact me … Continue reading

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‘Randoseru’ Recycling – New Life for Used School Backpacks

It’s Randoseru Week here on the Gordenker blog, with posts to link up with my March 20 column in the Japan Times. In that article I report on the origin and history of randoseru, ランドセル the sturdy box-like backpack used … Continue reading

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