JR East to sell boxed 'ekiben' meals in Paris

Feb 6, 2016

JR East to sell boxed 'ekiben' meals in Paris

East Japan Railway Co. (JR East) said it will start selling ekiben (train station boxed meals) in Paris on March 1 to help promote Japan’s food culture, which has grown popular in France. JR East said Friday it will open an outlet at Paris ...

Jan 26, 2016

McDonald's looks at selling stake in Japan unit

McDonald’s Corp. is studying selling a stake in its loss-making Japan unit to a “strategic investor,” as the world’s largest fast-food chain reviews its global ownership strategies. “We’re exploring the sale of a portion of our ownership in McDonald’s Japan if we identify a ...

Name a new McDonald's Japan burger and win a 10-year supply

Jan 26, 2016

Name a new McDonald's Japan burger and win a 10-year supply

Burger fans, step forward. McDonald’s Holdings Co. (Japan) is to solicit suggestions for the name of a new burger tailored to Japanese tastes, offering a cash prize equivalent to a decade’s supply of burgers. The prize of ¥1,423,500 is calculated from the cost of ...