Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd. (Public, TYO:3382) is a Japan-based holding company. Through its subsidiaries and associated companies, the Company is engaged in five main business segments.
The Convenience Store operates convenience stores under the name 7-Eleven Japan. The Super Store segment operates general supermarkets such as Ito Yokado and Marudai, as well as food supermarkets such as York-Benimaru, York Mart and Sanei. The Department Store segment operates department stores such as Sogo and Seibu.
The Food Service segment operates restaurant and dining halls, as well as provides catering services.
It has stores in 18 countries, with markets in Japan, USA, Canada, Philipines, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malassia and Thailand.
Toxic puffer species sighting and capture grows in Canarian waters Spain
During July and especially in August, scientists from the Oceanographic Centre of the Canary Islands of the Spanish Institute of Oceanography have received numerous calls on sightings and catches of the species Lagocephalus lagocephalus, a very toxic puffer fish.
Small-scale fisheries have big impact on oceans Philippines
A new UBC study has found that small-scale fisheries may have a much larger impact on ocean ecosystems than previously thought, due to a lack of data on their development over time.