All Uniqlo articles – Page 7

  • How the sales were presented

    How retailers are selling the Sales


    Roll up, roll up… it’s Sale time, and as retailers scramble to rid themselves of unwanted stock, Retail Week considers the many ways there are to skin a marked-down cat. John Ryan reports from Westfield London

  • News

    Fast Retailing plans opening of up to 100 Uniqlo stores


    Fast Retailing, Japan’s largest clothing retailer, has said that it plans to open up to 100 Uniqlo stores in Taiwan as part of its plan to become the world’s top fashion brand by 2020. This figure is double the goal set out in September 2010, which was to establish 50 ...

  • Big improvement for Uniqlo in 2010

    Uniqlo cuts its losses with 31% sales surge


    Japanese fashion retailer Uniqlo’s UK arm dramatically cut its losses in its last financial year as it edged closer to the black.

  • News

    Uniqlo expects sales boost


    Clothing chain Uniqlo has said it expects to see a sales boost this year as shoppers buy lighter clothing during the summer as a result of rising temperatures.

  • New Look

    More chains sign up to Westfield Stratford centre


    Westfield Stratford City has signed a string of new retailers ahead of its opening on September 13.

  • Uniqlo UK sales misses target

    Uniqlo reports lacklustre UK sales


    Uniqlo has reported a lacklustre performance from its UK stores in the six months to February.

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    What it’s like to work at Uniqlo


    The inside view from head of HR and training Nick Bartlett

  • Opinion



    Fashion retailer Uniqlo launched Uniqlooks, its social community site, last week.

  • NRF conference

    Multichannel comes of age


    Data analytics, mobile commerce and precision marketing were all hot topics at this year’s NRF. Rebecca Thomson reports

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    Uniqlo looks for large London store sites


    Japanese fashion chain Uniqlo is on the hunt for larger London stores as it seeks to strengthen its position in the UK market.

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    Uniqlo owner expects profits to fall


    Fast Retailing, the company which owns Uniqlo, expects its profits to fall next year as global competition toughens.

  • News

    Uniqlo to open in prime locations in Japan


    Fast Retailing is looking to improve profitability in Japan by opening Uniqlo stores in prime commercial facilities in Tokyo and other major cities. The company plans to open a 7,100 sq ft Uniqlo store in Tokyo Midtown, a new commercial complex in the high-end Roppongi district, as early as next ...

  • News

    Fast Retailing sales up 23%


    Fast Retailing, owner of Uniqlo, reported a sales rise of 23% to ¥659.1bn (£4.94bn) for the first nine months of fiscal 2009/10. The fashion retailer reported a profit rise of 35% to ¥67.2bn (£503.4m) for the period, which ended May 31. Fast Retailing is forecasting sales of ¥815bn (£6.08bn) for ...

  • News

    Fast Retailing enters JV to bring Uniqlo to Malaysia


    Japanese fashion retailer Fast Retailing has established a joint venture in Malaysia to develop its Uniqlo chain in the southeast Asian nation.The partnership has targeted the end of 2010 for the opening of the country’s first Uniqlo store, but this could be brought forward to as early as this autumn.“We ...

  • Uniqlo, Paris

    Paris fashion: in a league of its own


    The World Cup might be in full swing but in Paris ‘le foot’ struggles to be heard above the noise of the fashion crowd. John Ryan reports

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    1,000 Uniqlo stores to open in China


    Fast Retailing has announced plans to open 1,000 Uniqlo stores in China within 10 years, generating ¥1 trillion (£7.47bn) in sales.Uniqlo will open a 38,000 sq ft flagship store in Shanghai this weekend, giving it a total of 65 stores in China. Beginning in the fiscal year 2012, Uniqlo will ...

  • News

    First Uniqlo store to open in Taiwan


    Fast Retailing has confirmed that it will open its first Uniqlo store in Taiwan, in the capital Taipei, around the autumn of this year.The opening marks the Japanese retail giant’s latest effort to extend its global reach. Fast Retailing will invest ¥430m (£2.9m) in setting up a wholly owned subsidiary ...

  • CB2 NYC

    A retail slice of the Big Apple


    Retailers in New York have had a tough year, but there are signs that those that weathered the storm have emerged with better-looking stores

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    Uniqlo seeks to expand after festive sales jump


    Japanese-owned fashion retailer Uniqlo is on the expansion trail after it is understood to have delivered UK like-for-like sales up 38% in December.

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    Suitors eye Borders stores as break-up fears escalate


    Major high street retailers are circling Borders UK stores as fears mount that the business will be broken up.