j2 Global Expands eFax in Japan

Los Angeles-based j2 Global Communications, which operates a number of online electronic FAX services, said this week that it has launched an expansion of its eFax service in Japan. The firm said it has launched a Japanese language website, hired Japanese speaking sales and support teams, and is adding a number of Japanese cities to its network of phone numbers. The firm said it also has opened up an eFax office in the Chiyoda-ku area of Tokyo. The site is the company's first localized site in the Asia-Pacific region; the firm has localized language sites in Europe, covering English, French, Dutch, German, and Spanish.