ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter

Japan's Seven & i ties up with Askul to take on Amazon

7-Eleven operator wants to sell goods through office-supply company's Lohaco mall

Askul and Seven & i Holdings

TOKYO -- Seven & i Holdings, the Japanese operator of the 7-Eleven convenience store chain, on Thursday announced a partnership with Askul, a mail-order company that deals in office supplies. The pair will start a fresh-food delivery service, putting them in direct competition with online retail giant Amazon Japan.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more