The handheld device will ship later this year in the U.S. and Canada.
Material innovations include the work of Asahi Kasei, a textile firm that recently received the Senken Shimbun Synthetic Fiber Prize.
Aiming to become the “most trusted” beauty company, it will invest in marketing, digitization and a restructured supply system.
The Japan External Trade Organization hosted its first-ever Japan Textile Salon in New York.
The two companies look to expand their consumer reach in Japan and the U.S.
Yoshihiro Murakami will take over from Masumi Natsusaka effective Jan. 1.
The events coincide with the tenth anniversary of Yamagata’s brand Writtenafterwards.
An impairment loss related to Bare Escentuals cut into the company’s bottom line, despite higher operating income and net sales.
After reopening its Tokyo flagship store, the jewelry brand now turns its focus to outside Japan.
The space will follow similar ones in New York, London and Delhi.