Japan Market Intelligence

Analysis and Deep Data on Japanese Retail & Consumer Markets
For Brands, Retailers and Investors

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What Sets Us Apart

JapanConsuming was created to cut through the noise, save our clients time and deliver the best intelligence on Japanese retail & consumer markets in the most concise way possible.

More than 20 years tracking and analysing Japan's consumer markets

Largest databank on Japanese retailers and consumer brands

Deep, wide network across retailers, government, media and brands

Monthly Report

The key product of our research is the monthly report, JapanConsuming, which keeps clients updated on all aspects of the Japanese market.

John T.

Japan Marketing Director

JapanConsuming is the most informative publication available on retailing and consumer issues in Japan, written in a language and style that makes it immediately relevant and useful.

Yvonne R.

European Export Agency

I would strongly recommend it to anyone who wants to keep informed about the dynamic changes taking place in Japan and to benefit from the sharp analysis of JapanConsuming’s editorial team

Mario E.

MD, Luxury Brand

Extremely useful and relevant for any overseas consumer business operating (or planning to) in the Japanese market.

Bertrand Y.

CEO, Food Brand

JapanConsuming has insightful perspective on the changes coming to the retail and consumer sector in Japan. JapanConsuming balances reporting the news with valuable editorial comment. It’s key input for me.

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Benefits of a Monthly Subscription


JapanConsuming helps brands expand sales, increase profits, and easily identify new opportunities through rapid market understanding.


Our analysis helps retailers to roll out stores more quickly, increase sales per store, improve profitability, and easily identify new market opportunities.


Investors can increase returns through our on the ground research, deep experience of retail markets, and a strong record on identifying winners early.

Trusted by Leading Businesses

  • Costco
  • Prada
  • QVC
  • Inditex
  • Lacoste
  • McKinsey
  • Groupe Seb
  • L'Oreal
  • Adidas
  • Levi Strauss
  • Coach
  • Cole Haan
  • Baillie Gifford
  • T. Rowe Price
  • LaSalle Investment
  • Baccarat
  • Red Bull
  • Van Cleef & Arpels
  • H&M
  • Wellington Inv.
  • LVMH
  • Richemont Group
  • Tiffany
  • Giorgio Armani
  • Gap
  • Boardriders
  • UBI France
  • L.L. Bean
  • Wedgwood
  • Godiva

Market Sector Intelligence

As well as our monthly report, JapanConsuming provides sector reports, seminars, presentations and phone consultations

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What We Deliver for Clients


Expand Sales

Increase Profit


More Stores, Higher Densities

Higher Margins


Beyond IR and Data

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