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Integrated Mega Specialty StoreThe Super Sports XEBIO
The core foundation of Xebio Co. Ltd.’s retail division offering customers a comprehensive selection of sporting goods on spacious sales floors of an average 3,300m² in the suburbs of major cities and within shopping centers. Each store has an outstanding lineup of items and personalized service by our Sports Navigators.
XEBIO Sports Express
Small-to-medium scale sporting equipment specialty stores in and around train station complexes. Although the stores are on average 1,000 sq. m smaller, the merchandising is tailored to the local region which help support customers in bringing their sporting life closer to home. Due to its location, product lineups focus more on convenience compared to the suburban stores. For example, main product lineups are casual apparel and travel accessories for traveler. Regardless of how much interest or experience the customer has in sports, it is easy to stop by and enjoy the shopping experience. We aim to create a new business model based on these small-to-medium scale stores.
City Building-based Urban Sporting Goods Specialty Store
Urban mega sporting goods specialty store focused around Tokyo metropolitan area such as Kanda, Shinjuku and Machida. Located in the densely populated area of central Tokyo which is often where new Japanese fashion trends begin, Victoria selects goods ahead of market trends and specializes in certain items according to location of the store.
Community-based small and medium-sized sports specialty store.
In April 2014, we took over 6 small-scale sporting goods stores “Xebio Sports” in the Tohoku region, under the new name “NEXAS by Takeda Sports.” Through Nexas, we aim to create a small-scale store format for areas where large-scale stores are not feasible. We work to contribute to Tohoku sports and continue to improve our service, sales floor, and product lineup in a small-scale market format which focus on relationships in the local community.
Sporting goods specialty stores operated by Nexas Inc., with main operations in four prefectures of the Tohoku region. We offer a complete range of quality products as well as services such as maintenance of equipment in order to deepen communications with our customers. The key strength being the close relationships built from listening to the needs of surrounding communities such as local schools, sports institutions as well as local government offices in order to continue providing the best service possible.
Specializing in golf products which has something for everyone from beginning golfers to professional-level players. The shops are run independently or as shops located within Super Sports XEBIO. The shops are fully equipped with a “trial hitting system” where you can try out different golf clubs and select one that is to your satisfaction. The interior of some of the shops in the Metropolitan area are designed to create an atmosphere of elegance and luxury, making customers feel like they are in another world far away from the routine of everyday life.
GOLF Partner offers a large variety of golf items and operates independent shops as well as shops in Victoria Golf. In addition to these shops, GOLF Partner has recently focused on operating driving ranges as well as shops in the range facility. It has actively increased the number of its franchise shops, and has reached the No. 1 position with incredible speed in the field of used golf equipment. With “Partner for Your Golfing Life” as its management philosophy, GOLF Partner offers the goods and services to realize an ideal “golfing life.”
Independent shops of L-Breath are located in central Tokyo and other shops are located in Victoria and Super Sports XEBIO. The services have expanded to serve the entire country. L-Breath offers customers appropriate advice to fit their needs and situation and introduces new products so that they can better enjoy outdoor life.
“next” is the leading SPA brand in the UK ,which has about 700 shops around the world as well as a global mail-order business. With its unique design and high quality products, people around the world choose the next brand. They use only the best materials and excellent tailoring to produce apparel items, shoes and accessories that create a totally coordinated fashion look.
This clothing specialty shop offers domestic and overseas brands of sport style clothing that is easy-to-wear and functional and can be worn stylishly in daily life. Some of the shops are independent while some are located in Super Sports XEBIO stores.
X’tyle vision has a wide assortment of items that will please customers, including various famous brands to self-developed items that can be used in sports, business, or daily life. With our experience and know-how on how to operate a sports shop, X’tyle vision offers the best eyewear to its customers.
Xiasis sells a wide variety of health food and fitness and medical products to offer total support to customers to build a better healthier body. Also, our certified sales staff offers thorough counseling and advice on which products to use and is enhancing consultative sales.
Free Blades is an ice hockey club team based in Koriyama City of Fukushima and Hachinohe City of Aomori. The Free Blades play with passion in order to send a powerful message to the children of the community by passing on the importance of having big dreams and working hard to achieve them.
The concept of Xebio Arena is to maximize the “Arena Sports” and “Sports Entertainment” value that is still rare in Japan. Xebio Arena, located in Sendai, has one of Japan’s largest center vision displays installed as well as ribbon LED lights and VIP rooms. This environment not only motivates and increases the positioning of professional athletes and sports organizations, but also shares with the spectators the excitement of sports in a way they have never experienced before.
FLAT HACHINOHE is the first true multipurpose arena in japan ,which can be used for not only the symbolic sports of “Hachinohe, the Ice City”, for example ice hockey and ice skating ,but also school education and community events. Furthermore it can be used for various arena sports, concerts and conventions using a mobile insulation floor.
About store development
About store development
XEBIO Group operates “Super Sports XEBIO” and “Victoria” (sports and leisure equipment mega specialty store), “Victoria Golf”, and “Golf partner” (golf goods specialty store), “L-Breath” (outdoor specialty store), and “next” (British casual cloth store) and other nationwide. Our “Super Sports XEBIO” brand has stores all over Japan from the northern regions of Hokkaido to Southern region of Okinawa. We also operate life style based XEBIO Dome and stores collaborating with sports facilities.
Please contact Xebio Corporate’s Store Development Division with any inquiries or information on new store development and renewal and/or scrap and build opportunities.