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

Isetan Mitsukoshi's new chief seeks to repeat Malaysia success

Toshiyuki Hosoya tapped to lead Japanese department store chain into digital age

Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings CEO Toshihiko Sugie, left, bumps fists with his successor, Toshiyuki Hosoya. Hosoya is the best in the company at reviving struggling operations, Sugie said.

TOKYO -- With the coronavirus chill hanging over Japanese brick-and-mortar retail, department store operator Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings has named one of its star executives who rebuilt operations in Malaysia and Japan to lead the company into the digital age.

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