YAMAZAKI is a convenience store franchaise chain
in Japan and was established in 1977. It is owned by Yamazaki Baking
Co.,Ltd., Japan's largest baking com- pany. They have available a
variety of bread, pastry and other baked goods. They retail both
traditional Japanes style and Western style confectionary. In addition,
they sell other usual Japanese convenience store goods such as
magazines, soft drinks, manga and bentô. Top competitors are
Lawson, Seven-Eleven and Family Mart.