Latest Lawson Inc. Stories

2014-05-30 23:08:58

Deal grants Lawson exclusive manufacturing rights to cloud-based device TOKYO (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Japan-based technology company Beatrobo announced that it has closed a $1.1MM investment with Lawson HMV Entertainment, the entertainment division of one of Japan’s biggest retailers, Lawson Inc, and Genuine Startups, a Japanese venture capital known for running the leading seed accelerator Movida Japan. This deal will grant Lawson the exclusive rights to manufacture PlugAir, a small...

2009-09-28 18:00:00

CHIYODA, Tokyo and HOPKINTON, Mass., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced that Lawson, Inc. has selected an EMC® Data Domain® deduplication storage solution to more efficiently and reliably protect its operational data assets and is using the system in production. Lawson is well-recognized convenience store chain operating nationwide in Japan. The company has...

2009-08-23 21:59:41

Japan's convenience store chain Lawson Inc. and drugstore chain Matsumotokiyoshi Holdings are considering a joint venture, sources told Kyodo News. Under a joint venture, which could come into being by the end of the year, the two companies will operate new outlets combining convenience store and drugstore formats, the sources said. Lawson, Japan's second-largest convenience store chain, and Matsumotokiyoshi, the top drugstore chain, hope by joining forces, they can boost consumer demand in...

2008-10-11 18:00:30

Tokyo, Oct. 11 (Jiji Press)--Major convenience store chain Lawson Inc. has acquired preferential negotiating rights for the acquisition of industry competitor am/pm Japan Co. from Rex Holdings Inc., informed sources said Saturday. Lawson plans to decide whether to purchase am/pm Japan after evaluating its assets and financial standing, the sources said. It is still unclear whether Lawson will go ahead with the acquisition since Lawson has many stores near am/pm Japan outlets, observers...

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