ACCUCOMS to Represent Meteo Inc in North America

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Leiden, The Netherlands – ACCUCOMS is pleased to announce the partnership with Japanese publisher Meteo Inc for its Sales Representation services in North America.   

Meteo Inc., a leading provider of Japanese medical information, has partnered with ACCUCOMS to expand the reach of Medical*Online-E information service into the United States and Canada.

Hosting around 900 medical journals, over 1.6 million articles as well as references and abstracts, Medical*Online-E is designed to deliver the very best Japanese medical content and expertise to English speaking audiences around the world. The site aggregates content in English from a diverse range of medical fields, including: general medicine, clinical surgery, dentistry, medical technology, nursing, nutrition, pharmaceutical sciences, public health, and many more.

Yuji Tahara, CEO of Meteo stated: “We launched Medical*Online-E service in 2008 and its original edition, Medical*Online which started in 2001, now serves over 1,100,000 end users in Japan alone. While the database contains around 160 thousand articles originally written in English, in order to make the rest Japanese articles readable in English, we developed a translation tool which is now built into the site so that medical professionals, stakeholders and researchers around the globe can enjoy access to our content. We are delighted to be working with ACCUCOMS on spreading the word about Medical*Online-E and look forward to welcoming new worldwide audiences to the platform as a result of its efforts.”

“We are pleased to have signed this representation deal with Meteo to market and sell Medical* Online-E service in the United States” says Rakesh Malik, Commercial Manager Asia.  “Having secured a sizable customer base in Japan, Meteo has developed the Medical* Online-E service as per global requirements and has invested significantly to bring this excellent tool to the key global markets.  We are confident that the libraries in the US will find this platform an excellent tool to access premium medical Japanese content in English language. ACCUCOMS is well placed in the US market to bring this valuable database to the libraries through its experienced direct sales team as well as marketing and tele sales in-house setup”

About Meteo Inc

Established in 2000, Meteo Inc., as a leading provider of Japanese medical information, has been operating Medical*Online. The database was launched in 2001 and serves more than a million end-users in Japan. In 2014, a multi-language mechanical translation function (English, Chinese & Korean) was built into its English version, Medical*Online-E, to enable medical professionals around the globe to discover medical resources which had been largely untapped outside Japan. 

Media Contact

Name:          Yasushi Nagae

Address:       Meteo Inc.

                       2-7-2 Kandasuda-cho

                       Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo


Telephone:  +81 3 5577 5877




ACCUCOMS is an independent provider of services to academic and professional publishers around the world. Established in 2004, ACCUCOMS now operates from the Netherlands, Turkey, Latin America, the USA, MENA, India, Taiwan and South Korea. ACCUCOMS’ multilingual teams offer efficient and intelligent representation, telesales and business intelligence services as well as user interaction programs to clients that range from large publishing houses to specialist society publishers. In 2016 ACCUCOMS launched The Aggregagent, a new way of thinking about subscription sales.

Media Contact

Name:          Dagmar Vermeer


                      Nieuwe Energie

                      3e Binnenvestgracht 23R

                      2312NR Leiden

                      The Netherlands

Telephone:  0031 88 4100 400