|Founded||1717apothecaryas Fushimiya Ichibei|
|Founder||Ichibei Ono I|
Chuo-ku, Osaka, 541-8564,
(President and CEO)
|Revenue||JPY 261.8 billion (FY 2017) (US$ 2.4 billion) (FY 2017)|
|JPY 50.2 billion (FY 2017) (US$ 474 million) (FY 2017)|
Number of employees
|3,576 (consolidated, as of September 30, 2018)|
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