The Fukuoka branch of Teikoku Databank Ltd. released rankings for food service companies in Kyushu and Okinawa by sales in the fiscal year of 2018. Fukuoka City-based Plenus, which operates the Hotto Motto bento chain and Yayoiken restaurants, ranked the first for sixteen straight years with annual sales of approximately ¥142 billion. The report also revealed increased sales at 62.5% of the companies with comparable sales data from the year before. Source: TDB and Nagasaki Shimbun
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