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Business Summary

FOOD & LIFE COMPANIES LTD. engages in the management, policy formulation and operation of SUSHIRO brand of sushi restaurant chain. The company was founded by Yoshio Shimizu in July 1975 and is headquartered in Suita, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Sep 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit128,189M1,029.01M
Operating income12,966M104.08M
Income before tax9,620M77.22M
Net income3,607M28.95M
Diluted EPS30.980.24
Dividends Per Share22.500.18
Total Assets331,982M2,293.56M
Total liabilities266,846M1,843.55M
Total equity65,117M449.87M
Operating cash flow29,514M236.91M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Sep 2018Sep 2019Sep 2020Sep 2021Sep 2022
Revenue 174,883M 199,088M 204,957M 240,804M 281,301M
Gross Profit 86,395M 98,566M 92,534M 111,704M 128,189M
Operating income 12,196M 15,130M 13,299M 14,775M 12,966M
Income before tax 11,508M 14,363M 10,536M 22,125M 9,620M
Net income 7,991M 9,959M 6,456M 13,185M 3,607M
EBITDA 16,637M 19,939M 28,532M 33,359M 35,891M
Diluted EPS 68.38 85.27 55.48 113.04 30.98
Dividends Per Share 21.25 22.50 15 22.50 22.50
Total Assets 134,842M 139,546M 240,382M 296,001M 331,982M
Total liabilities 94,008M 92,180M 189,463M 232,428M 266,846M
Total equity 40,835M 47,367M 50,908M 63,569M 65,117M
Operating cash flow 14,744M 17,309M 23,923M 31,679M 29,514M
 Sep 2018Sep 2019Sep 2020Sep 2021Sep 2022
Revenue 1,583.17M 1,809.32M 1,900.76M 2,239.39M 2,258.10M
Gross Profit 782.11M 895.77M 858.15M 1,038.80M 1,029.01M
Operating income 110.40M 137.50M 123.33M 137.40M 104.08M
Income before tax 104.17M 130.53M 97.71M 205.75M 77.22M
Net income 72.34M 90.50M 59.87M 122.61M 28.95M
EBITDA 150.61M 181.20M 264.60M 310.22M 288.10M
Diluted EPS 0.61 0.77 0.51 1.05 0.24
Dividends Per Share 0.19 0.20 0.13 0.20 0.18
Total Assets 1,187.14M 1,291.19M 2,277.85M 2,652.93M 2,293.56M
Total liabilities 827.64M 852.92M 1,795.34M 2,083.15M 1,843.55M
Total equity 359.51M 438.27M 482.40M 569.74M 449.87M
Operating cash flow 133.47M 157.30M 221.86M 294.60M 236.91M

Valuation Measures

Sep 2022
Operating margin4.60%
Profit margin1.28%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Koichi Mizutome
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Finance: Takashi Ohmori
  • Managing Executive Officer: Yoshihito Kinoshita
  • Managing Executive Officer: Yo Horie
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer: Kohei Nii


  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.5%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.3%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (3.2%)
  • TD Asset Management, Inc. (3.0%)
  • Comgest SA (3.0%)
  • Wellington Management Hong Kong Ltd. (2.3%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.8%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.7%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.5%)

Contact Details

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