Tadashi Yanai

Roger Federer of Switzerland enters court wearing Uniqlo outfitWimbledon Tennis Championships, Day 1, The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, UK - 02 Jul 2018

Marketing and Promotion

Uniqlo Names Roger Federer Latest Brand Ambassador

The athlete will represent the brand starting with The Championships, Wimbledon 2018.

clock July 2, 2018Kelly Wetherille

Uniqlo Copenhagen


Uniqlo to Enter Denmark in Spring 2019

The country will become the retailer’s ninth market in Europe.

clock June 26, 2018Kelly Wetherille

Rula Ghani, Laura BushAsia Game Changer Awards, New York, USA - 01 Nov 2017


Uniqlo’s Tadashi Yanai, the Aga Khan, Dev Patel and More Honored by Asia Society

Fast Retailing Tadashi Yanai’s son Kazumi said his father “is running faster than anyone in the company right now.”

clock November 2, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Toray Industries president Akihiro Nikkaku and  Uniqlo president and ceo Tadashi Yanai


Uniqlo and Toray: Not Such Strange Bedfellows

Uniqlo and Toray’s partnership demonstrates innovation and grace.

clock October 25, 2017Sharon Edelson

Tadashi Yanai


Tadashi Yanai’s Global Vision — and U.S. Plan

The founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Fast Retailing talks about the company’s digitally driven future and new U.S. strategy.

clock March 30, 2017WWD Staff

Uniqlo's fall/winter 2017 LifeWear collection was previewed in New York.


Uniqlo Unveils New LifeWear Collection With Eye to U.S.

Japanese giant wants to reassert itself into the American market.

clock March 30, 2017Sharon Edelson



Uniqlo Aims to Transform, New HQ First Step

The 188,000-square-foot office space is located on the top floor of the company’s distribution center on reclaimed land in Tokyo Bay.

clock March 16, 2017Kelly Wetherille

A Uniqlo store in Shibuya, Tokyo.


Uniqlo to Enter Spain this Autumn

The Japanese fast-fashion retailer will open its first Spanish store in Barcelona.

clock February 14, 2017Kelly Wetherille

A Uniqlo store in Shibuya, Tokyo.


Fast Retailing Net Profit Jumps 45.1% in Fiscal Q1

The Japanese retailer credited cost-cutting measures, a foreign exchange gain and a low comparative base for the improvement.

clock January 12, 2017Kelly Wetherille

Tadashi Yanai


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 closures are sometimes necessary to protect employees, according to the executive.

clock November 17, 2015Kelly Wetherille

Tadashi Yanai, Fast Retailing.


Fast Retailing Boss Still Bullish On China

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

clock September 26, 2015Casey Hall

A look from Carine Roitfeld's collection for Uniqlo


Carine Roitfeld Goes Fast-Fashion With Uniqlo Collection

The holiday collection propels the Japanese fashion giant into dressier, edgier fashion territory.

clock September 24, 2015Miles Socha

Tadashi Yanai

Fashion Scoops

Uniqlo Founder Tadashi Yanai Sends a Message to America

Uniqlo founder, chairman and chief executive officer Tadashi Yanai is the latest top brass executive to pen a personal letter as an ad to customers.

clock August 10, 2015Rosemary Feitelberg



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