Fast Retailing Addresses Uniqlo Supplier Factory Issues


Fast Retailing is responding to claims by a Hong Kong NGO that Chinese factories that supply its Uniqlo chain mistreat workers and maintain unsafe conditions.

Fast Retailing Boasts 64% Profit Jump as Uniqlo Sales Rise


Fast Retailing reported today a 64% jump in its September-November quarter as sales in Japan improved and the yen’s weakness boosted its revenue overseas.

Fast Retailing Names Jay Global Creative President

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

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 upbeat despite Q2 profit fall

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Despite posting a 0.8% fall in its third-quarter profits, Fast Retailing says it is still confident of meeting its full-year forecasts after warm weather lifted sales of summer clothing at its Uniqlo casual clothing chain. Net sales for the group as …

Fast Retailing to donate money, apparel to earthquake victims

TOKYO—Fast Retailing, the owner of the fast fashion chain Uniqlo and the contemporary brand Theory, has pledged 1.4 billion Japanese Yen, or about $17 million in donations to help organizations like the Japanese Red Cross with earthquake and tsunami relief. The earthquake, which was centered off the coast of northern Japan on Friday, March 11, […]