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Challenge Shop

Kure Taisho market

A facility where you can rent out vacant stores for a certain period of time and learn the know-how until independence before the full-scale opening of business. In the meantime, you can receive various support for management.

Taisho machi market is ?

It is a lively kitchen-like place in the area that has been around for 100 years. There are several shops on both sides, and you can buy fresh seafood and vegetables in the morning and in the afternoon. There is also a cafeteria where you can eat the fish caught that day on the spot, so it is one of the largest tourist destinations in the town. The annual number of tourists is about 150,000. The Challenge Shop is in a good location, right next to the Taishomachi Market entrance. The people in the shopping district are also full of humanity and friendly, and communication is fun.


Market entrance


Bustle in the market


Next to the market, in front of the challenge shop
Tourist information center "Zeyopia"

Challenger seeking

Individuals, groups and corporations over the age of 20
Intention to open a store in this shopping district in the future
Coordination with existing stores and regions
Being enthusiastic about commercial activities and local activities
To conduct business hygienically and safely
The products and services handled by the store owner are not illegal.
Please obtain the industries and items that require permission by the time you open the store.
Industry: Retail / service / restaurant


6 months to 1 year from the start of the challenge

Business days
As a general rule, open 4 days or more a week and 6 hours or more per day.

RentUtility costs will be borne by the store owner.
5000 yen / month

Other support
Study sessions and guidance by experts
Various consultations on management
Business plan for independence and opening

Application method

Fill out the application form and submit it directly with a copy of your driver's license or health insurance card.

※Please come directly to the Taishomachi Market Cooperative Secretariat or contact us for the application form.

Contact us

Taishomachi Market Cooperative Person in charge: Taguchi

6372-1 Kure, Nakatosa-cho, Takaoka-gun, Kochi 789-1301
Tourist information center "Zeyopia" 2nd floor 


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