Pigeon Corp. engages in the manufacture, purchase, and sale of nursing care products. It operates through the following segments: Domestic Baby and Mother Care, Child-Rearing Support, Health Care and Nursing Care, Overseas, and Other. The Domestic Baby and Mother Care segment involves the manufacture and sale of child care products such as breast-feeding necessities, baby foods, baby supplies. It also includes women's care products such as supplements and maternity goods. The Child Rearing Support segment operates child care facilities and provides baby-sitting services. The Healthcare and Nursing segment engages in the manufacture and sale of both health and nursing care products, and also provides home-care support services. The Overseas segment manufactures and sells child care products for overseas markets. The Other segment engages in the manufacture and sale of child care products for the non-group of companies. The company was founded on August 15, 1957 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.