TOKYO — Uniqlo is no longer an apparel company. It is being reborn as a "digital consumer retailing company."
That's according to Tadashi Yanai, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Uniqlo parent Fast Retailing, who on Thursday unveiled what he described as the first step in Uniqlo's rebirth — a new, 188,000-square-foot headquarters here.
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styles by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)