Salon appointments and membership card management now available on a LINE mini-application with the release of Salon de Net for LINE!

NETSTARS Co., Ltd. (headquarters: Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Representative Director and President: Tsuyoshi Ri; hereinafter “NETSTARS”) is proud to announce that it has officially launched services for the Salon de Net for LINE application as of January 4, 2022. This reservation and account page service is linked with LINE, designed for beauty salons, and has been developed in partnership with HyperSoft Co., Ltd. (headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director: Hiroyuki Shinchi ; hereinafter “HyperSoft”), a company that develops and sells point-of-sale (POS) systems and self-checkout registers for beauty salons.

Salon de Net for LINE

■ Background

With the spread of official beauty salon LINE accounts and the future expansion and potential of official LINE accounts, HyperSoft has released and launched services for Salon de Net for LINE, a reservation and account page service linked to LINE and HyperSoft’s own Salon de Net POS point-of-sale register service.While NETSTARS had already been linked with HyperSoft’s Smooth Self self-checkout system for beauty salons for the purpose of QR payment, this new initiative brings the two together to collaborate on developing a mini-application using the StarPay-mini platform.Alongside HyperSoft, we will promote the use of LINE for beauty salons, strengthen our business alliance, and support the future expansion strategy of this service.

■ Salon de Net for LINE

Service website: (Japanese only)

The service links with official salon LINE accounts, utilizing LINE mini-applications that can be run within the LINE application.To use this service, customers do not need to download any new applications, but can easily access and use the service from the LINE Home tab or the rich menu on official LINE accounts.

  1. Links with official salon LINE accounts!aa
    • The LINE mini-app links with official salon LINE accounts.Users may add an official LINE account as a friend, and use the rich menu on that account for easy and convenient access.
  2. Easy reservations linked to LINE, available 24/7!
    • By accessing the LINE mini-app via an official LINE account, users only need to follow three easy steps to make a reservation.All reservations are managed centrally by Salon de Net, allowing use of the service without double-booking with other reservations.
  3. Personal account information is available via the LINE mini-app!
    • Users can view their membership number, check how many loyalty points they have, make their next appointment, and check their usage history on the LINE mini-app in conjunction with Salon de Net.
  4. Link with Salon de Net to send messages from your salon’s official LINE account!
    • By linking with Salon de Net, salons can automatically send messages to their customers, like a thank-you for their recent visit, confirmation of their next appointment, and so on from the salon’s official LINE account. Salons can also utilize big data, like visit cycle, visit history, and customer attributes, to send messages per segment.

■Future Developments

We will strive to sell this service and gain members, and promote more convenient services for beauty salons and their customers through synergies generated between the two companies, utilizing HyperSoft’s strengths in processing customer big data and NETSTARS’s strengths in payment technology.