Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

Wal-Mart Increases Stake in Retailer Seiyu
Dec 6, 2007
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

Retailer Wal-Mart raised its stake in Japanese retailer Seiyu to 95.1%, giving it managerial control of the chain. Wal-Mart already owned 50.9% in Seiyu Ltd. It offered to buy outstanding shares to gain full ownership in hopes of speeding management decisions for Seiyu's turnaround.

Since entering the Japanese market in 2002, Wal-Mart has been gradually raising its stake in Seiyu, the fifth-biggest retailer in Japan, with about 400 stores.

Under the 93 billion yen (US$843.9 million) deal for more than 411 million shares, Wal-Mart paid 140 yen ($1.27) for each Seiyu share it didn't own. (AP)

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Jul 31, 2014: LG Home Appliance, LG Air Conditioning See Lower Quarterly Sales

Jul 31, 2014: AHAM Canada New Chair is Doell of Samsung Electronics Canada

Jul 29, 2014: Jarden Reports Record Net Sales in 2Q

Jul 29, 2014: LG USA Names VanderWaal to Head Marketing

Jul 29, 2014: Smart Meters May Provide An Entrance Point for Cyber Attacks on the Connected Home

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

March 2014: Market Research - 62nd Annual U.S. Appliance Industry Forecast
February 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: December 2013
January 2014: Market Research - Appliance Historical Statistical Review: 1954-2012
January 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: November 2013




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Pharmalive | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows