Business

Mitsui Sugar acquires supplement maker with eye on elderly market

TOKYO -- Mitsui Sugar will make a Mie-based nutritional supplement maker Nutri its subsidiary. As sugar consumption declines, Mitsui Sugar aims to diversify revenue sources by entering the nursing care meal business. In December, Japan's largest ...

Executive Lounge

Sanrio eyes replacement stars for Hello Kitty through movie business

TOKYO -- Japan's Sanrio, producer of global smash hit Hello Kitty, is looking to foster ch...

Property

Mitsui to help launch Thailand's first logistics REIT

TOKYO -- Mitsui & Co. will enter the logistics real estate investment trust business in Th...