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Japan’s Hello Kitty Taxi Cabs

By: 11 September 2010 No Comment

For fans of the cartoon character Hello Kitty, a Japanese taxi company is offering the purr-fect way to get around town.

Tokyo-based taxi firm Kanachu has commissioned 10 cars complete with Hello Kitty seats, blankets and umbrellas.

You can even blow your nose on a Hello Kitty tissue, and listen to Hello Kitty music through the taxi’s special sound system.

Kanachu decided to add the cars to their fleet in order to target children, the firm’s manager Katsuo Habu told the Associated Press news agency.

Kanachu licensed Hello Kitty from Sanrio, the character’s creator.

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