Ito-Yokado Co., Ltd: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Ito-Yokado Co., Ltd

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Ito-Yokado Co., Ltd                                                          Key Employees
                                                                             Name                         Job Title
Fast Facts
                                                                             Hirotomo                     Managing Director
Headquarters Address                 8-8, Nibancho, Tokyo, 102-8450, Japan

                                                                             Inaoka Minoru                Director
Telephone                            + 81 36 2382111
                                                                                                          Chief Operating Officer,
                                                                             Kamei Makoto
Fax                                  + 81 36 2383492                                                      President
                                                                             Kazuhisa Toi                 Director
Website                              www.itoyokado.co.jp

                                                                             Kotou Katsuhiro              Director
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange        N/A

                                                                             Shigeru Tadashi Aoki         Director
Number of Employees                  40,363

                                                                             Takaha Yasuo                 Director
Fiscal Year End                      February

                                                                             Takeda Toshiaki              Director
Revenue (in US$ million)             15,801.33

                                                                             Toshihumi Suzuki             Chairman
Revenue (in JPY million)             1,387,831.00

                                                                             Yoshi Hiroshi Tanaka         Director


                                                                             Company Overview
SWOT Analysis
                                                                             Ito-Yokado Co., Ltd. (Ito-Yokado) is engaged in
Strengths                            Weaknesses                              operating superstores. The product line of the
                                                                             company includes apparels, fashion goods,
Diverse Range of Products and
Services
                                     Declining Revenues                      household articles, baby products, toys and
                                                                             games, health and beauty products, gifts and
Growth in Net Supermarket Segment    Limited Geographic Presence             food items. It also offers various services
                                                                             including recipe teaching, kids corner service,
Strong Market Position                                                       maternity services, locker services, kids library,
                                                                             services to physically challenged and home-
                                                                             delivery services. The private brands of the
Opportunities                        Threats
                                                                             company are Puchi.Ai, Boys and Ribbon,
                                                                             nanaco and aiwai. Ito-Yokado principally
Growth in E-Commerce                 Growth in Convenience Stores            operates in Japan and China through 174
Rising Demand for Environmentally                                            stores. The company is headquartered in Tokyo,
                                     Industry Consolidation                  Japan.
Friendly Rice

Store Reorganization                 Intense Competition in the Market
                                                                             Key Competitors
                                                                             Don Quijote Co., Ltd. (Ticker: 7532)

                                                                             Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd. (Ticker: 3099)

                                                                             J. Front Retailing Co., Ltd. (Ticker: 3086)

                                                                             Tesco Japan Co. Ltd.

                                                                             UNY Co., Ltd. (Ticker: 8270)




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.1     Company Overview .................................................................................................................................................4
    1.2     Business Description ...............................................................................................................................................4
    1.3     Major Products and Services ...................................................................................................................................5
2     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ............................................................................................. 7
    2.1     M&A and Partnerships Strategy ..............................................................................................................................7
3     Recent Developments ............................................................................................................................. 8
4     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 9
    4.1     SWOT Analysis - Overview .....................................................................................................................................9
    4.2     Strengths .................................................................................................................................................................9
    4.3     Weaknesses ............................................................................................................................................................9
    4.4     Opportunities ...........................................................................................................................................................9
    4.5     Threats ...................................................................................................................................................................10
5     Ito-Yokado Co., Ltd - History .........................................................
				
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