Business / Corporate Apr 6, 2016

Seven-Eleven Japan President Isaka to be replaced: sources

Retail giant Seven & I Holdings Co. is expected to replace the president of its convenience store arm Seven-Eleven Japan Co. despite good performance, informed sources said. Vice President Kazuki Furuya, 66, will be named successor to President Ryuichi Isaka, 58, at a board meeting ...

Business / Corporate Oct 31, 2015

Loeb's Third Point takes stake in Seven & i Holdings

Activist investor Daniel Loeb's Third Point LLC said it acquired a stake in Japan's second-largest grocery and retail group Seven & i Holdings Co. and proposed a spinoff of its supermarket unit. The New York-based company "continued to add to" its investment in Seven & ...