As growth in China slows, tapping post-recovery America is rising to the top of the fashion industry’s agenda.
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Fast Retailing Co., Asia’s largest clothing retailer, forecast a 34 percent rise in net income after Uniqlo sales in Japan grew 14 percent and revenue came in higher than expected in the last fiscal year.
Imagine a Christmas shopping season with closed stores and customers stranded because cabs are nowhere in sight. For retailers of Fendi bags and Rolex watches in Hong Kong, pro-democracy protests wreak havoc during one of the busiest times of the year, the China National Day holidays known as Golden Week.
Japanese fashion retailer Uniqlo aims to turn a profit at its small but expanding U.S. network of stores within the next couple of years, the company’s top U.S. executive, Larry Meyer, said.
TOKYO, Japan — Fast Retailing Co., Asia’s biggest clothing retailer, cut its forecast for annual profit for the second time in the current fiscal year.
PARIS, France — Japanese casual wear chain Uniqlo opens its first store in Germany on Friday, as it accelerates expansion in Europe in a bid by its parent company Fast Retailing Co Ltd to become the world's top fashion retailer by 2020.
Uniqlo’s newly-appointed co-global chief marketing officer Jörgen Andersson shares his insights from over 30 years of experience in fashion retail, including why personal style is not as individual as one might believe.
HONG KONG, China — Uniqlo owner Fast Retailing Co Ltd climbed 7 percent in its Hong Kong trading debut — a listing aimed at raising its profile in China where it plans to expand aggressively as part of its bid to become the world's top clothing firm.