- Nitori’s discount home furnishings chain, Nitori Holdings, posted its 18th consecutive year of increased profits in February 2017.
- The company has expanded in urban markets like Tokyo.
- Nitori, the firm’s chairman, stepped down as president in 2016.
- The chain has stores outside Japan in China, Taiwan and the U.S.
- He founded the first Nitori furniture store in 1967.