KKR and Rakuten to Acquire Stakes in Seiyu from Walmart — Walmart.com

Walmart has agreed to sell significant stakes in Seiyu to KKR and Rakuten:

“Walmart to retain 15% stake and work with KKR and Rakuten to accelerate Seiyu’s digital This transaction reflects Walmart’s commitment to building strong, local businesses by bringing together the right parties in the right structure to meet unique market needs to become Japan’s leading omnichannel retailer”

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