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Fast Retailing

Think Tank: Fast Fashion, Meet Fast Designer

Fast fashion meets fast designer is a perfect match just waiting to explode.

Anne-Valérie Hash, Comptoir des Cotonniers to Part Ways

The designer's contract with the Fast Retailing Co. Ltd.-owned brand is to end on May 31, WWD has learned.

J Brand, Comptoir des Cotonniers Set Capsule Collection

Two jean styles, a safari dress and a safari jacket are set to hit stores on Feb. 24.

Charlotte Russe Debt Downgraded by Moody’s

Moody's downgraded Charlotte Russe debt to one notch above poor quality.

Fast Retailing Q1 Profits Shrink

Unseasonably warm weather bit into demand for winter clothing. The Uniqlo parent also cut its full-year…

Princesse Tam Tam, Yaz Bukey Team Up

The four-piece line in collaboration with the Paris-based accessories designer is set to hit stores on Feb…

Lynne Koplin Resigns as J Brand President

Seasoned apparel executive Lynne Koplin has left her position as president at J Brand amid a challenging time…

Tadashi Yanai Speaks Out on Paris

The fallout from last week's terrorist attacks will likely dent Fast Retailing's sales in France but store…

Japan Enters Recession in Q3

The country's third-quarter gross domestic product contracted 0.8 percent on annualized basis, its second…

Peering Ahead to Fashion’s Future

Fashion's top players contemplate the future.

John Jay Preaches Cultural IQ to Transcend Sea of Sameness

The former Bloomingdale's marketing director preaches cultural IQ to transcend the sea of sameness.

Fast Retailing Boss Still Bullish On China

Tadashi Yanai spies opportunity in the country's burgeoning middle class.

Japanese Department Stores Register Gains in July

However, Uniqlo, whose business is more dependent on the weather, didn't experience the same success.

Sex Video Draws Crowds to Uniqlo Beijing Store

Hordes of curious tourists and shoppers continue to make their way to the flagship after footage of a young…

Uniqlo Shutters Flagship

The Fast Retailing spokesman described the initiative as a "three-month trial" that had ended because…