Fast Retailing Names Jay Global Creative President

Fast Retailing

John C Jay will oversee product and store design, marketing and branding for Fast Retailing’s brands.

Fast Retailing raises forecasts on H1 growth

Fast Retailing

Fast Retailing, owner of Uniqlo, lifted forecasts after reporting double-digit gains in the first half.

Gap not commenting on Fast Retailing takeover talk

Gap

Gap Inc won’t comment on reports Japanese retail giant Fast Retailing has expressed interest in buying the company.

Fast Retailing coy on Hong Kong listing

Fast Retailing

Fast Retailing has remained coy on reports its Uniqlo brand will list shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Fast Retailing lifts forecast on Q1 Uniqlo gains

Fast Retailing

Fast Retailing, operator of the Uniqlo chain, expects to book record sales and profits in its current financial year.

Fast Retailing to buy majority stake in J Brand

J Brand

Fast Retailing, which operates the Uniqlo brand, is to acquire a majority stake in fashion firm J Brand.

Uniqlo blames warm weather for October sales drop

Uniqlo

Japanese casual clothing retailer Uniqlo has blamed a fall in October same-store sales on persistently warm weather, which stifled demand for autumn and winter garments.

Fast Retailing expects sales to break 1 trillion yen barrier in 2013

Fast Retailing

Fast Retailing, which operates the Uniqlo brand, has said it expects sales to top 1 trillion yen in 2013 as it continues to grow aggressively outside of its Japanese home market.

Uniqlo opens first US mall store, in Paramus, NJ

The as yet unveiled exterior of the Westfield Garden State Plaza Mall Uniqlo in Paramus, New Jersey.

John Jones talks to Uniqlo US CEO Shin Odake about the newest Uniqlo store, in Paramus, NJ.

Fast Retailing to open 1,000 Chinese Uniqlo stores

Uniqlo

Japanese retailer Fast Retailing has unveiled plans to open 1,000 new stores in Greater China during the next ten years.