Official Snoopy Shop ‘Peanuts LIFE & TIMES’ to Open at Nishinomiya Hankyu

22.October.2018 | SPOT

Hankyu Hanshin Department Store are opening a new Snoopy shop called Peanuts LIFE & TIMES that can be enjoyed by kids and adults alike. The store will open on the fourth floor of Nishinomiya Hankyu on November 7.


Peanuts is a popular comic strip written and illustrated by Charles M. Schulz that was serialised in American newspapers from 1950 to 2000. It follows the story of the instantly-recognisable characters Charlie Brown and Snoopy and their pals. This year marks 50 years since the comic arrived to Japan where it has many fans including adults. A variety of celebrations are being held to commemorate the anniversary., including the new Peanuts LIFE & TIMES shop.

The shop will house a whole range of products including a household items and daily necessities to make every day more fun, sweets, outdoor products for family bonding, DIY goods, clothes, apparel accessories, bags and more.


There will be close to 450 items to choose from based on one of four keywords selected from the Peanuts comics: Happy Dance, Security Blanket, Pal and Typewriter. 70 of these items are originals developed for sale at Nishinomiya Hankyu.

HAAG T-shirts:  Adult Size ¥9,504 / Kids Size ¥7,344

The HAAG T-shirts are made in collaboration with Smile Cotton in Mie Prefecture who produce super soft material. The design is simple so you can enjoy being nonchalantly fashionable with the family.

Tote Bags: From ¥8,532

Another nonchalant but stylish Peanuts tribute – tote bags with character art on the inside only.

‘Mlesna Tea House’ Tea: From ¥950

This black tea product is made in collaboration with Nishinomiya Hankyu’s popular tea shop.



There’s plenty more where that came from too. Head to the cute new Peanuts store to get your hands on the perfect gifts and souvenirs!