Foreign part-timers at Japan's convenience stores rising

National Sep 18, 2017

Foreign part-timers at Japan's convenience stores rising

The number of non-Japanese part-time workers employed at the three major convenience store chain operators reached about 44,000 in August, a major increase from just 10 years ago. The figure, an estimate based on data provided from franchised outlets of Seven Eleven Japan Co., FamilyMart ...

Seven-Eleven to open 250 stores in Okinawa around fiscal 2019

Business / Corporate Jun 9, 2017

Seven-Eleven to open 250 stores in Okinawa around fiscal 2019

Seven-Eleven Japan Co., the nation's largest convenience store operator, will start opening outlets in Okinawa around fiscal 2019, extending its presence to the only area in Japan without Seven-Eleven stores, the president of the chain said Friday. President Kazuki Furuya told Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga ...