Asia Research Institute


We are excited to announce a game-changing addition – Field Competitor Monitoring. Revolutionize how you gather insights and stay ahead of the curve, our latest research method is poised to become your strategic advantage in the market. Designed to Identify real stores and dispatch mystery shoppers. Understand the in-store market share for your company and competing brands. Benefit Monitor market share in the real stores Valuable insights into their sales strategies nd overall market positioning
Our company's chain POI database (Location Technology) has standardized its address data. <Before >The address was obtained from the company's homepage and, in some cases, it is not complete. Specifically, the postcode and prefecture data are not present in the following case.E.g. 函館市湯川町3丁目14-5 イオン湯川店 1F <Now>We developed a program to substitute the missing components and complete the address.E.g.  〒042-0932 北海道函館市湯川町三丁目 14-5 イオン湯川店 1F
Our company's chain POI database (Location Technology) has been updated with data on shopping center names, opening dates, and sales floor areas. Currently, there are 3,199 shopping centers in use (with a sales floor area of 1,500 square meters or more), and the data is reflected up until May 2023.
This is a website that compiles opening and closing information of stores in Japan. As an experiment, I created a program to collect the data. You can easily browse store data on a map, categorized by opening month and year, using Tableau. If you're interested, please contact Mr. Kimura using the inquiry form.
We have been receiving requests for data provision in Shift JIS from multiple customers. Starting from July 2023, we will be able to provide data in either the regular UTF8 format or Shift JIS format. Thank you and we appreciate your cooperation.