Uniqlo USA is shaking up its executive ranks as it accelerates retail expansion.
Nobuo Domae, senior executive group officer at Tokyo-based Uniqlo parent Fast Retailing Co. Ltd., has assumed the chief executive officer post at Uniqlo USA. Shin Odake, who had held the title of Uniqlo USA ceo, will take charge of Uniqlo USA’s efforts on the East Coast, while former chief operating officer Yasunobu (Kenny) Kyogoku will handle them on the West Coast.
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)
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