Profit and Loss on the ‘Champs-Élysées’ of a Syrian Refugee Camp

The 'Champs Élysées' main market street in the Za'atari refugee camp, Jordan | Photo: Dustin Mennie

Inside Za’atari, a Syrian refugee camp in Jordan, a nimble micro-economy worth about $12.7 million per month, hosts a growing number of shops selling fashion and accessories. BoF reports.

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Uniqlo’s Main Road is Overseas

Uniqlo Spring/Summer 2013 Campaign | Source: Uniqlo

Uniqlo has reached saturation in Japan and is now focusing almost all of its investment overseas, where it plans to open more than 400 stores in the next few years, with the aim to drive ¥3 trillion in international sales by the end of 2020. To reach this target it may also need to make a major overseas acquisition. JapanConsuming reports.


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