Fast Retailing Co said on Thursday that same-store sales at its Uniqlo basic clothing outlets in Japan fell 3 percent in April from a year ago as cool weather towards the end of the month dented sales of spring apparel.
Uniqlo recently presented its autumn-winter collection to the press in Paris, the first effort fully supervised by Naoki Takizawa, design director since 2012. The outcome is even more functional but no less fashion.
Fast Retailing left its full-year operating profit forecast unchanged despite a jump in sales in March at its flagship Uniqlo stores in Japan, as doubts linger whether aggressive economic policies will thaw a decades-...
Fast Retailing, owner of the Japanese brand, is set to sign a joint-venture agreement with Indian group Arvind, according to local press. The two could be looking of a turnover of one billion dollars by 2020.
Fast Retailing's quarterly operating profit rose 17 percent as price cuts and chilly autumn weather lifted sales at home outlets of its flagship Uniqlo casual clothing chain and the Japanese apparel retailer lifted it...
Japan's Fast Retailing Co said it will buy an 80.1 percent stake in U.S. denim maker J Brand Holdings from Star Avenue Capital and J Brand managers for $290 million to gain more brand clout in the United States.
Shares of Esprit Holdings Ltd jumped as much as 33 percent on Thursday after its former chairman increased his holding in the Europe-focused fashion retailer, fueling hopes he would play a bigger role in the company.