Japan’s Net Builders

Web entrepreneurs are out to win on a global scale–and bring profound change to Japan’s business culture.

From Convenience Store to Online Behemoth?

Article discusses Toshifumi Suzuki, CEO of Seven-Eleven Japan, and his plan to turn his ubiquitous stores into a center for all kinds of commerce. Also offers some interesting background info and statistics.

Is This Man Building the Amazon.com of Asia?

Hiroshi Mikitani’s Rakuten cybermall is growing at Net speed.