François Girbaud is returning to the world of fashion…this time he will be working at J Brand. Following the bankruptcy of his company, the French designer has begun working at the American brand owned by Fast Retailing.
Fast Retailing will raise prices by around 5 percent at its Uniqlo casual clothing stores in Japan due to rising procurement costs and a weaker yen - a long awaited move that should help shore up profit margins.
Ask Yukihiro Katsuta what anyone could possibly need for sartorial comfort beyond heat-generating innerwear in winter and a breezy, cooling undershirt in summer and he'll tell you that Uniqlo, the Japanese casual-wear...
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.
Japan's Fast Retailing cut its full-year operating profit forecast as sales at domestic stores of its Uniqlo casual wear brand fell below expectations, outweighing brisk growth in China and elsewhere abroad.