Seven-Eleven to start selling food with English labels

Business / Corporate Dec 29, 2017

Seven-Eleven to start selling food with English labels

Seven & I Holdings, the country's largest convenience store chain operator through subsidiary Seven-Eleven Japan Co. Ltd., will start selling onigiri (rice balls) and other prepared foods with labels carrying product names in both Japanese and English from the new year. Seven-Eleven Japan President Kazuki ...

Japan's department stores sales fell 1.4% in July

Business / Corporate Aug 21, 2017

Japan's department stores sales fell 1.4% in July

Department stores sales in Japan fell 1.4 percent in July from a year earlier on a same-store basis, due partly to weak sales of clothes and food items, an industry body said Monday. Sales at 229 stores run by 80 companies totaled ¥547 billion ($5.0 ...