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Isetan Mitsukoshi Posts $115M 1H Net Profit

Japan's largest department store retailer plans to invest $1.67 billion in its store network.

Japan Makes Strides On Textile Recycling

Improved technology has led to a significant rise in textile recycling programs in Japan, according to a new…

Tiffany’s Ginza Store Site Reportedly Sold

Tiffany & Co. is selling its building and land in Ginza, part of which houses Tiffany's Ginza flagship, to…

Isetan, Mitsukoshi Join Forces

Isetan Co. Ltd. and Mitsukoshi Ltd. said Thursday they have agreed to merge and form a new holding company in…

Le Tigre Signs License for Japan

Le Tigre will make a full entry in the Japanese market in spring/summer of 2008 through Itochu Corp.

2 Japanese Retailers Eye Merger

Reflecting a major shake-up going on in the Japanese department store sector, Mitsukoshi, the fourth largest…

Japanese Mills Look to Fuel Growth

The Japanese Denim market is heating up after a slow 2006, and fabric manufacturers are looking to keep the…

Japan Looks to Revival of Exports

The Japanese textile and apparel industry has begun new efforts to rebuild its export business after more…

A Retail Evolution in Japan

Downtown department stores and suburban shopping centers, longtime rivals for market share here, are coming…

Department Store Comps Shine

Insulated by a luxury consumer base willing to dole out big bucks on pricy items, the department store…

Department Store Comps Shine

Insulated by a luxury consumer base willing to dole out big bucks on pricy items, the department store…

World Textile Leaders Push 4-Way Trade Deal

Textile industry leaders from Japan, Europe, the U.S. and China said they would push their governments to…

Muji to Make U.S. Footprint With Two New York Openings

Muji's sights are set on Manhattan. Ryohin Keikaku Co. will open two Muji stores in New York between July and…

Japanese Retailers Look To Grow Web Presence

Japanese retailers are getting serious about the Web.

DKNY Offers Full Range in Japan

DKNY has opened its first flagship in Japan here offering its full range of women's and men's wear, as well…