The fascinating stories and secrets behind hit Japanese products, plus parts and machines that boast the top share of niche markets. In the first half: the story behind the piano with silent system, developed for people with a need to practice quietly, which created a new category of silent instruments. In the second half: plastic food models displayed at restaurants which look like real food.
Koseki Shinya, involved with the development of the piano with silent system
Ura Tomoyuki, involved with the development of the piano with silent system
Reporter Cyrus Nozomu Sethna checking out some realistic food models