Sponsors

Official Title Sponsor

ZEN-NOH Group

The ZEN-NOH Group is responsible for the marketing and supply business of the JA Group* and builds structures that make efficient use of various information, technologies, and goods related to marketing and supply. The ZEN-NOH Group is responsible for supplying food products to consumers all across Japan. Amid changes that have brought about a greater degree of market orientation in the business environment in recent years, ZEN-NOH’s role in supplying the true richness of life, that is, safety and security, to consumers through food has grown increasingly important. Because it accounts for a major share of food production and supply in Japan, the ZEN-NOH Group will continue to devote itself to fulfilling this purpose.
http://www.zennoh.or.jp

Official Presenting Sponsor

The Ford Motor Company of Canada

Ford Motor Company of Canada has a long history as unique as Canada itself with the first cars being produced in 1904. The company began its involvement with the sport of curling in 1995 as title sponsor of the World Curling Championships in Brandon, Manitoba.
http://www.ford.ca

Official Main Sponsors

Aeroflot

Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. In 2013, its 90th anniversary year, Aeroflot carried 20.9 million passengers (31.4 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries), a record for any Russian airline. A proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,052 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. Aeroflot operates the youngest fleet in the world among major airlines, numbering 154 Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners. Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety. The company’s European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, which is the main globally recognized safety parameter, is comparable to global peers. The first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the fifth time in 2013, Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 compliant. In 2014 Aeroflot was named by SKYTRAX as the Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the third time.
www.aeroflot.com

Lucerne Tourism

Lucerne Tourism Ltd is the centre of competence for positioning, public relations, marketing and guest services on behalf of around 100 partners which offer and sell first class tourism services in Switzerland's Lucerne–Lake Lucerne Region.
http://www.luzern.com/en

Titlis Glacier Mountain

In 2009, Titlis Cableways, Hotels and Restaurants, an integrated Swiss tourism company managing the destination of Titlis Glacier Mountain, and Lucerne Tourism shared the title package for the World Women’s Curling Championship in Gangneung, Korea.

Engelberg–Titlis is the largest ski and snowboard destination in Central Switzerland, with 82 km of slopes, five cross-country ski runs, a 3.5 km long sledge ride, snow shoe trails and winter hiking possibilities. The longest downhill is over 12 km with a vertical drop of 2000m.
http://www.titlis.ch

Official Timekeeper

Edox

Edox’s story began back in 1884 with the founding of its first atelier. Almost 130 years later, Edox’s timepieces are still inspired by tradition and know-how, but also innovative design and technical perfection. Aiming for top positioning within the top three of the Swiss watch brands of the segment, Edox ‘s existence has been studded with success and horological inventions.

Since its beginning, Edox has had a very clear vision of its growth and development thanks to its innovative ideas and ceaseless design research, while at the same time maintaining the classic traditions of watch making know-how. Edox has thus become a benchmark brand in timekeeping for sports competitions. Since 2006, Edox is the official timekeeper of the Class-1 World Powerboat Championships, since 2012 is the official timekeeper of the Dakar Rally and since 2013 is the official timekeeper of the Extreme Sailing Series™. www.edox.ch

Official Event Partners

The Hokkaido Shimbun Press

2017 Asian Winter Games

WCF Official Suppliers

361°

361 Degrees International Limited designs, manufactures and distributes sporting goods in the People’s Republic of China. Its products include athletic footwear, apparel and accessories under the 361° brand name. It has more than 8,000 employees. As of June 2009, the company distributed its products through 3,277 authorised retailers who own and manage 6,055 authorised 361° retail outlets in 31 Provinces. 361 Degrees International Limited is headquartered in Xiamen.
http://en.361sport.com/curling.html

atomAMPD

Official IT supplier of the World Curling Federation.
www.atomampd.com

DB Schenker

DB Schenker is one of the leading globally integrated logistics service providers and handles all of Deutsche Bahn’s transportation and logistics operations. DB Schenker Logistics, with its three business segments Land Transport, Air/Ocean Freight and Contract Logistics/SCM, is one of the world’s leading logistics service providers. The business unit offers land transport, air and ocean freight, as well as comprehensive logistics solutions and global supply chain management from a single source and enjoys top positions in automotive, high-tech, electronics and consumer goods, as well as in trade fair forwarding, special transportation and services for major sporting events.
www.dbschenker.com

Jet Ice

Jet Ice is a Canadian company established in 1979, offering a complete range of products and services for the ice making industry such as ice paints, application packages and custom logo stencils. Jet Ice has worked with a number of winter Olympic sports federations.
www.jetice.com

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