Japan Franchise Association Archives - Inside Retail Asia

Sales flat, reports Japan Franchise Association

Sales at convenience stores were nearly flat last month, says the Japan Franchise Association.

Tourist spending rises at Japanese department stores

Tourist spending at Japanese department stores jumped 42.8 per cent last month to ¥19.3 billion (US$173.8 million).

Japanese convenience store sales grow

Japanese convenience store sales rose 0.1 per cent in January from a year earlier, up for the fourth month in a row.

Japanese department store sales still muted

Japanese department-store sales dropped 2.4 per cent in November, down for the ninth consecutive month.