Gakken Holdings Co., Ltd. mainly provides educational and publishing services. The Cram School segment operates cram schools and classes, and provides personal tutor dispatch services. The Publishing segment publishes specialized books for nurses and doctors and other publications, sells digital contents. The Elderly Welfare and Child-raising Support segment is engaged in the founding and operation of elderly housings and child-raising support facilities. The Kindergarten and School segment produces and sells publications, childcare products and supplies for kindergartens and day-care centers, text books, affiliated reading materials and others for elementary and junior high-schools. The Others segment sells educational materials targeted at families and occupational fields and goods for aged person, plans, develops and sells stationery and sundries, as well as others. Nikkei reported that the Company has established a new subsidiary in Tokyo on October 1, 2013.