The Monogatari Corporation is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the direct operation of restaurants and the management of franchise chains. The Company has seven business divisions. The grilled meat division operates suburban roadside-type barbecue restaurants, including Yakiniku Ichiban Kalbi and Yakiniku King. The ramen division operates suburban roadside type barbecue restaurants, including Marugen Ramen and Nidaime Marugen. The okonomiyaki division operates suburban roadside type barbecue restaurant under the name of Okonomiyaki Honpo. The yuzuan division operates suburban roadside type barbecue restaurant under the name of Sushi and Shabushabu Yuzuan. The specialty restaurant division operates luxury tavern, suburban roadside-type barbecue restaurant and downtown type hormone barbecue restaurant. The franchise division engages in management of chain stores. The other division engages sales of gift items on the Internet.