• Kyodo


Nestle Japan Ltd. plans to open small coffee shops at 250 supermarkets across the country this year, President Kozo Takaoka said Wednesday.

Nestle’s move comes at a time when McDonald’s Holdings Co. (Japan) Ltd. and convenience store chains are using coffee as a draw to attract more customers. Nestle set up its first Nescafe Corner at a supermarket in Akita Prefecture last November.

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