AEON is one of the largest retail trade corporations in the world with 179 joint ventures in and outside Japan. Established in 1758, with a history spanning over 250 years, AEON Group is one of the oldest retailers in Japan. Throughout its operations, the AEON Group maintains an unwavering commitment to consistently set the "Customer First" criterion. The basic principle of the AEON Group is towards a prosperous, stable and peaceful society through retail. With that responsibility, AEON Group has gained the trust of customers as well as expanded its business not only in Japan, but also in other countries in Asia for a long time. 1758, starting at a shop supplying materials, kimono accessories in Yokkaichi operated by Mr. Sozaemon Okada.