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Village Vanguard CO., LTD.                                         Financial Snapshot

                                                                   Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                                                   The company reported revenue of US$453.23 million
Headquarters Address            901 Street, Nagakute-cho, ,Japan
                                                                   during the fiscal year 2011 (2011). The company's
                                                                   revenue grew at a CAGR of 23.87% during 2007–
Telephone                        + 81 52 7691150
                                                                   2011, with an annual growth of 8.62% over 2010. In
                                                                   2011, the company recorded an operating margin of
Fax                              + 81 52 7691157                   7.65%, as against 8.67% in 2010.

                                                                   Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange   2769, Osaka Stock Exchange

Number of Employees             2,481

Fiscal Year End                 May

Revenue (in US$ million)        453.23

Revenue (in JPY million)        39,807.19

                                                                   Return on Equity

                                                                   The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of
                                                                   10.66% for 2011, as compared to its peers,
                                                                   SHINSEIDO CO., LTD. (Ticker: 7415), TAY TWO
                                                                   CO., LTD. (Ticker: 7968) and BUNKYODO GROUP
                                                                   HOLDINGS CO., LTD. (Ticker: 9978), which recorded
                                                                   ROEs of 246.81%, 7.11% and -4.38% respectively.
                                                                   The company reported an operating margin of 7.65%
                                                                   in 2011.

                                                                   Return on Equity

                                                                   Liquidity Position

                                                                   The company reported a current ratio of 2.72 in 2011,
                                                                   as compared to its peers, SHINSEIDO CO., LTD.,
                                                                   TAY TWO CO., LTD. and BUNKYODO GROUP
                                                                   HOLDINGS CO., LTD., which recorded current ratios
                                                                   of 0.75, 1.70 and 1.01 respectively. As of May 2011,
                                                                   the company recorded cash and short-term
                                                                   investments of worth US$45.22 million, against
                                                                   US$18.50 million current debt. The company reported
                                                                   a debt to equity ratio of 0.34 in 2011 as compared to
                                                                   its peers, SHINSEIDO CO., LTD., TAY TWO CO.,
                                                                   LTD. and BUNKYODO GROUP HOLDINGS CO.,
                                                                   LTD., which recorded debt to equity ratios of 11.78,
                                                                   0.48 and 6.15 respectively.


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