Welcia Holdings

Welcia Holdings (3141 JP)

Consumer StaplesJapan
WELCIA HOLDINGS CO.,LTD. is a holding company established through a merger of Welcia Kanto and Takada Pharmacy. The Group mainly operates drug chain stores which sell medicines, health foods, cosmetics, nursery items and daily necessity goods.
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