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Fast Retailing’s Full-Year Profit and Sales Fall Due to COVID-19

The Uniqlo parent predicts a turnaround in its current fiscal year, particularly in the second half.

Japan’s Retail Sales Remain Lows as GDP Nosedives

A continued lack of international travelers to the country and a stifling heat wave negatively impacted…

Lingerie Brands Support Female-Owned and Operated Businesses

Smart & Sexy, Curvy Couture, ThirdLove and Pepper are just some of the innerwear firms awarding grants to…

EXCLUSIVE: Lemaire Starts Expansion Drive With New Stores and E-commerce

Building new headquarters on the Place des Vosges, the brand is expanding at home and in Asia, aiming to…

Fast Retailing’s Sales and Profit Plummet Due to COVID-19

Net profit declined by nearly 43 percent, while sales were down by more than 15 percent.

Uniqlo Opens Large-Scale Store in Tokyo’s Ginza

Chief executive officer Tadashi Yanai said the store can help to reinvigorate Japan from the coronavirus…

With State of Emergency Lifted, Japan Begins Gradual Reopening

Retailers in Tokyo began opening their doors last week, but some will continue to wait.

Lingerie Companies Support Medical Workers During Coronavirus

Brands like Wacoal America and ThirdLove donate bras and underwear to medical personnel working on the front…

Fast Retailing Confirms Plans to Pay Suppliers

Fast Retailing said it will pay suppliers in full for all orders that have been delivered as well as those…

Fast Retailing Slashes Sales and Profit Forecasts Amid Coronavirus

The Uniqlo parent expects its yearly net profit to plummet by 38.5 percent and warns further revisions may be…

EXCLUSIVE: Former Victoria’s Secret, Lululemon Exec Creates MINDD Bras

The collection is for D+ consumers.

Fast Retailing Becomes Climate Action Signatory

The retailer retailer is trying to reduce the volume of greenhouse gas emissions in its supply chain.

Fast Retailing Posts Lower Sales and Profit for Q1, Lowers Full-Year Forecast

Weaker business from Uniqlo in South Korea and Hong Kong as well as unseasonably warm weather weighed on…

Indian Retail Seen Booming — but Issues Remain

Global retailers feel that while it is important to tread carefully in India, the market is on the cusp of…

Robots, AI Are Infiltrating Fast Retailing’s Supply Chain

The retailer has entered into partnerships with two robotics companies in order to overhaul its warehouses.