Seven & i Holdings Co Ltd (3382.T)
19 Nov 2017
Thu, Oct 12 2017
* Q2 operating profit hits record Y110.3 bln, beats consensus
TOKYO, Oct 12 Japan's Seven & i Holdings Co Ltd on Thursday said its operating profit rose 7.2 percent in the six months ended August, helped by a steady growth in sales across its 7-Eleven convenience stores.
* Says unit will close Chiba-based store and Kanagawa-based store on Feb. 28, 2019
BRIEF-Seven & I Holdings Tokyo-based unit receives administrative order from Japan Fair Trade Commission
* Says its Tokyo-based unit SEVEN-ELEVEN JAPAN CO.,LTD received administrative order from Japan Fair Trade Commission on July 21, due to violation of Act Against Delay in Payment of Subcontract Proceeds
* Announces business tie-up with mail-order firm Askul (Adds context)
* Says it signs a business alliance agreement with Askul Corp on July 6
TOKYO, July 6 Japan's Seven & i Holdings Co Ltd on Thursday said operating profit rose 3.3 percent in the three months through May, just shy of analyst estimates, boosted by strong demand for own-brand products at its convenience stores.