The Sanyodo Group is composed of Sanyodo Holdings Inc. and 2 consolidated subsidiaries at the 40th fiscal term. The conditions within our main business of individual customer business in each section, as well as corporate customer business and service sales business were as follows.
Individual customer business
Although the stationery, fancy goods and foods section, as well as the used books section both fared well, conditions continued to be difficult for the core bookstore section and rental section. Overall sales declined 4.7% year on year to 21,894 million yen, and operating profit of the segment declined 36.1% year on year to 374 million yen.
Stationery, fancy goods and foods section
Audio-visual software for sale section
Video games section
Used books section
Corporate customer business
Sales in this segment such as sales of management guidance to franchisees and those of products on a wholesale basis declined 35.6% year on year to 2 million yen. Operating profit of the segment increased 23.0% year on year to 1 million yen.
Service sales business
In this segment, which includes rent profit from real estate, profit from vending machines, service and handling fees received, and profit from insurance agency business, etc., sales rose 16.3% year on year to 227 million yen, and operating profit of the segment rose 8.9% year on year to 168 million yen.