Recruit Acquires Advantage Resourcing International

Recruit Co., Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, has acquired 100-percent ownership of United States-based Advantage Resourcing America and Advantage Resourcing Europe (collectively known as Advantage Resourcing International).

Recruit group is engaged in providing staffing services in Japan through Recruit Staffing Co., Ltd. and Staff Service Holdings Co., Ltd. For two years, Recruit has been actively expanding operations outside of Japan and entered the U.S. market in July 2010 with the acquisition of The CSI Companies, Inc.

In October 2011, Recruit also announced the purchase of StaffMark Holdings, Inc.Today, with the addition of Advantage Resourcing, Recruit now provides services to clients on four continents (North America, Europe, Asia and Australia) and operates offices (outside of Japan) in more than 500 locations including the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore and Dubai. The highest concentration of market presence outside of Japan is in the U.S. with over 450 offices in more than 35 states.