36% of "Sugakiya" is closed at 36 stores. Deployed mainly in the Tokai region October 23rd 15:24
The company that operates the ramen shop “Sugakiya” mainly in the Tokai region has revealed that it closed 36 stores, which accounted for about 10% of the total, by the end of last month, due to the continuing shortage of personnel. .
According to Sugakiko Systems, which operates Sugakiya, from May until the end of last month, 36 stores in Aichi, Gifu, Mie, etc., including stores with high-priced products, were closed.
This is about 10% of the total, which reduces the number of stores to 327.
The company decided to close a large number of stores in order to concentrate human resources in highly profitable stores because of the continuing labor shortage and the need to advance work style reforms such as shortening working hours. It is said.
Sugakiya's unique ramen with a combination of seafood and pork bones gained popularity, especially in the Tokai region, and at one time it expanded into the Tokyo metropolitan area and the number of stores expanded to over 400.
In the Tokai region, the economy continued to expand, but the labor shortage became serious, and the impact on restaurant management became a form.