Askul reports surge in sales
| 17 July, 2014
Japanese B2B company Askul reported a successful June with sales up 8% to 20.83 billion yen (€150 million) and total sales from its Lohaco business increasing by 128.6%. The Lohaco internet mail-order service for individuals was launched in 2012.
Askul also formed a business and capital alliance with Tokyo-based company Star Festival in July with the companies cooperating on ready-to-eat food services and joint delivery to reduce costs.