Yoshinoya suffers biggest first-half net loss since 2000

Business Oct 10, 2020

Yoshinoya suffers biggest first-half net loss since 2000

Restaurant group Yoshinoya Holdings Co. said Friday that it suffered its largest March-August net loss since its listing on the Tokyo Stock Exchange's first section in 2000. For the first half of its current business year, Yoshinoya Holdings, best known for its gyūdon (beef bowl) ...

McDonald's Japan halts customer dining in 13 prefectures

Business / Corporate Apr 20, 2020

McDonald's Japan halts customer dining in 13 prefectures

McDonald's Co. (Japan) said Sunday it will stop allowing customers to dine at all 1,910 restaurants in 13 prefectures all day from Monday through May 6 to prevent infections of the new coronavirus. The 13 prefectures — which include Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba, Saitama, Osaka, Hyogo, ...

McDonald's Japan to offer rice burgers for first time

Business Jan 28, 2020

McDonald's Japan to offer rice burgers for first time

McDonald's Japan said Tuesday it will start offering its first series of rice burgers next week to cater to people who prefer rice over bread for dinner. The burgers, available from Feb. 5 through the middle of May, will be the latest addition to the ...