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Marriage of inconvenience

23 May 2019 By Alec Macfarlane

The $13 bln Tokyo-based chain is suing to end its mainland joint venture. It already ranks second in China, ahead of Japanese peers Lawson and 7-Eleven. Untethered, it could expand faster, find a tech-savvier partner, and perhaps take the lead.

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