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Zensho Holdings Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Zensho Holdings Co., Ltd. engages in the management of food service chain restaurants. It operates through the following segments: Restaurant and Retail. The Restaurant segment handles the operations of restaurants. The Retails segment handles the operation of supermarkets. It also provides the development and sale of food processing systems. The company was founded by on June 30, 1982 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit340,105M3,206.80M
Operating income11,615M109.51M
Income before tax5,437M51.26M
Net income2,258M21.29M
Diluted EPS14.810.13
Dividends Per Share200.18
Total Assets396,023M3,583.91M
Total liabilities310,589M2,810.76M
Total equity85,323M772.15M
Operating cash flow29,686M279.90M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 544,028M 579,108M 607,679M 630,435M 595,048M
Gross Profit 311,887M 327,342M 346,040M 362,220M 340,105M
Operating income 18,486M 17,332M 18,421M 20,385M 11,615M
Income before tax 15,297M 14,447M 18,470M 15,650M 5,437M
Net income 8,443M 8,001M 9,924M 11,977M 2,258M
EBITDA 38,932M 37,975M 40,566M 44,680M 38,587M
Diluted EPS 56.86 54.17 67.92 80.30 14.81
Dividends Per Share 18 18 18 20 20
Total Assets 288,999M 295,316M 377,779M 365,853M 396,023M
Total liabilities 206,888M 213,109M 290,692M 279,058M 310,589M
Total equity 67,905M 67,496M 72,163M 86,614M 85,323M
Operating cash flow 37,049M 37,162M 33,129M 33,575M 29,686M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 5,023.92M 5,225.07M 5,479.78M 5,798.39M 5,610.62M
Gross Profit 2,880.17M 2,953.48M 3,120.43M 3,331.50M 3,206.80M
Operating income 170.71M 156.38M 166.11M 187.49M 109.51M
Income before tax 141.26M 130.34M 166.55M 143.94M 51.26M
Net income 77.96M 72.19M 89.49M 110.15M 21.29M
EBITDA 359.52M 342.63M 365.80M 410.94M 363.83M
Diluted EPS 0.52 0.48 0.61 0.73 0.13
Dividends Per Share 0.16 0.16 0.16 0.18 0.18
Total Assets 2,593.54M 2,776.83M 3,413.10M 3,388.93M 3,583.91M
Total liabilities 1,856.66M 2,003.84M 2,626.30M 2,584.94M 2,810.76M
Total equity 609.39M 634.65M 651.96M 802.31M 772.15M
Operating cash flow 342.13M 335.29M 298.74M 308.80M 279.90M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin1.95%
Profit margin0.37%

Key executives

  • Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer: Kentaro Ogawa
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Group Finance: Kiyohiko Niwa
  • Director & GM-Group Information Technology: Shinya Nonoshita
  • Director & GM-Group Food Safety Assurance: Makoto Hirano
  • Director & General Manager-Group General Affairs: Naomi Eto


  • OGAWA FAMILY /ZESHO/ (33.7%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.0%)
  • OGAWA KENTARO (2.0%)
  • OGAWA YOHEI (2.0%)
  • Zensho Employee Stock Ownership Plan (1.8%)
  • Zensho Holdings Co., Ltd. (1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.4%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.9%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: JR Shinagawa East Building, 8/F, 2-18-1 Konan, Tokyo, 108-0075, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6833.1600

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