Oct 29, 2014

Seven & I to challenge online retailers with same-day delivery

Retail giant Seven & I Holdings Co. next year will start providing same-day delivery of products sold online by its group stores, a source close to the matter said Wednesday. The operator of the Ito-Yokado supermarket chain as well as Seibu and Sogo department ...

Seven & I welcomes 1,219 recruits

Mar 13, 2014

Seven & I welcomes 1,219 recruits

Seven & I Holdings Co. welcomed 1,219 new employees to its 14 group companies on Thursday, up 39 from a year earlier. “Serving customers will be a tough job in the face of the consumption tax hike in April,” Chairman and Chief Executive Officer ...

Dec 25, 2013

Seven & I to boost stake in Francfranc store operator

Seven & I Holdings Co. said Wednesday it will acquire a 48.67 percent stake in BALS Corp., operator of the Francfranc store chain selling fashionable general merchandise, furniture and kitchen utensils. Seven & I will buy 19,286 common shares to be floated in January ...