AEON Co., Ltd. is a holding company which engages in the management of its group companies in the operation of supermarkets and shopping centers. It operates through the following segments: General Merchandise Store (GMS) Business, Supermarket Business, Drugstore and Pharmacy Business, Financial Services Business, Shopping Center Development Business, Services and Specialty Store Business, International Business, and Other Business. The GMS Business segment includes general merchandise stores. The Supermarket Business segment includes supermarkets, discount, and small sized stores. The Drugstore and Pharmacy Business segment include pharmacies and drugstores. The Financial Services Business segment includes credit card, fee, and banking business. The Shopping Center Development Business segment includes development and leasing of shopping centers. The Services and Specialty Store Business segment includes facilities management, amusement, and food services, and specialty stores that sell family casual and women apparel, and footwear. The International Business segment includes retail stores in the ASEAN region and China. The Other Business segment include digital business. The company was founded by Sozaemon Okada in 1758 and is headquartered in Chiba, Japan.