Ways to pay in Japan introduces how to make a payment at Japanese shops. It makes your travel awesome to know the way of payment.

Ito-Yokado Payment Methods

Creditcard Accepted (Visa / Mastercard / JCB / American Express / Diners Club / DISCOVER / UnionPay)
Contactless payment Accepted (Visa / Mastercard / JCB / American Express / Diners Club / DISCOVER)
Transportation E-Money Exception :Not accepted at some shops. (Suica / PASMO / ICOCA)
Official Website(English) https://www.itoyokado.co.jp/special/global/en/


Contactless payment is available at Ito-Yokado.

Tell them “credit card” and touch the terminal in the image below.


Ito-Yokado also has a self-checkout system, but self-checkout is not recommended for tourists, as it is difficult even for Japanese people at first.


Contactless payment is not available at self-checkout.

About Ito-Yokado

Ito-Yokado is a general merchandise store in Japan. Ito-Yokado is operated by Seven & Holding Co. , also a controlling firm of 7-Eleven. The logo of Ito-Yokado is a bird, representing peace.

Seven & Holding Co. also manages Ario, which is a shopping center in Japan and has Ito-Yokado inside.

Ito-Yokado expands one’s business to over half of areas in Japan. People from the local community tend to buy groceries at store.

In general, you can get hold of groceries and clothing items. However, Ito-Yokado does not deal in luxury brand. If you want to know what 30’s Japanese homemakers are like, it is good choice to visit the store.