The Company's principal activities are divided into two business segments: Food supermarket and Home center division.
The Company is a Japan-based company that operates in two business divisions. The Food Supermarket (SM) division is engaged in the operation of foods supermarkets, which sell fresh foods such as vegetables and fruits, meat, fresh fish and daily dishes, as well as groceries such as processed foods, rice, alcoholic beverages and daily foods. The Home Center (HC) division is involved in the operation of home centers which sell supplies for do-it-yourself, gardening, exterior, cars, leisure, pets and interior decorating, household electrical goods, household groceries, miscellaneous daily goods, stationery, toys, drugs and other daily necessities. The Company was established on March 18, 1996 and its was changed the name to present name in March 2005. Its shares were listed on JASDAQ Securities Exchange on February 15, 2008 and listed on Osaka Stock Exchange (Jasdaq Securities Exchange) in April 1, 2010.