Shiseido Co., Ltd. engages in the production and sale of cosmetics for men and women. It operates through the following segments: Japan, China, Asia Pacific, Americas, Europe, Middle and Africa (EMEA), Travel Retail, Professional, and Others. The Japan, China, Asia Pacific, Americas, and EMEA segments sells cosmetics, fragrance, and personal care products with core brands such as Shiseido, clÃ© de peau BEAUTÃ‰, ELIXIR, MAQUILLAGE, AUPRES, urara, TSUBAKI, Za, and narciso rodriguez in each corresponding region. The Travel Retail segment sells brands Shiseido, clÃ© de peau BEAUTÃ‰, bareMinerals, and NARS in airport duty-free shops excluding Japan. The Professional segment manages the sales of beauty products in Japan, China, and Asia. The Others segment handles the production and frontier science business. It also includes restaurant business. The company was founded by Arinobu Fukuhara on September 17, 1872 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.