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Fast Retailing

Fast Retailing’s Q1 Net Drops While Sales Climb

The Japanese company attributed the decline in profit to COVID-19-related restrictions in China.

Uniqlo’s Parent Company to Increase Employee Wages in Japan by as Much as 40 Percent

The retail conglomerate will renumerate salaries for corporate and store employees in its home country.

H&M Responds to Complaints Over Justin Bieber Merchandise

H&M Announces Layoffs

The Swedish fast-fashion giant said it will reduce its workforce by about 1,500 employees.

Uniqlo Opens in Historic Building in Downtown Seattle

For years, the Japanese retailer has had a presence in the Seattle suburbs, but now it heads downtown to take…

Lemaire Names CEO

Laetitia Mergui was previously based in Hong Kong, where she held senior management posts at brands including…

Fast Retailing’s Yanai Outlines New Strategy to Boost International Growth

Reporting year-end results, the group's CEO detailed major moves aimed at giving local operations more…

Uniqlo Sibling GU Opens First U.S. Store in SoHo

The Tokyo-based retailer operates some 450 stores in Asia and views America as the next big opportunity.

GU Sets Opening of SoHo Pop-up for Oct. 7

The store will be the brand's first in the U.S.

EXCLUSIVE: Uniqlo Sister Brand GU to Enter U.S. With SoHo Pop-up

The store marks the first foray into the West for Fast Retailing's low-priced, trend-driven brand.

Fast Retailing Raises Guidance on Nine-month Profit and Sales Growth

The company's results were driven by strong performance of Uniqlo, particularly outside of Japan and China.

Uniqlo Inspires Environmental Action With New Campaign

Uniqlo has pledged to donate up to $1 million to the Nippon Foundation, as part of the program.

Uniqlo’s John C. Jay Talks Peace for All, Consumers and Purposefulness

Uniqlo has rounded up five marquee creators including a Nobel Prize winner to launch a global humanitarian…

Uniqlo Launches Project to Support Refugees, Women and Children

Peace for All will enlist leaders in a variety of fields to design UT T-shirts, with all profits going to…

Fast Retailing Reaffirms Confidence in London’s West End With Uniqlo, Theory Joint Store

The Uniqlo and Theory joint store on Regent Street comes with floral displays, art installations, a repair…