Uniqlo aims to up sales with opening in Australia

Apr 16, 2014

Uniqlo aims to up sales with opening in Australia

Casual clothing chain Uniqlo opened its first store in Australia on Wednesday, with some 300 shoppers lining up early in an indication of high interest. Australia is the 16th overseas market for the chain and the first in the Southern Hemisphere, except Indonesia, which ...

Fast Retailing debuts on Hong Kong stock market

Mar 6, 2014

Fast Retailing debuts on Hong Kong stock market

Fast Retailing Co., the operator of Uniqlo casual clothing stores, went public on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Wednesday. The company aims to raise its profile in greater China and Southeast Asia through its first listing on an overseas stock exchange. The listing ...

Fast Retailing in H.K. depositary listing

Jan 27, 2014

Fast Retailing in H.K. depositary listing

Uniqlo owner Fast Retailing Co. plans to list depositary receipts in Hong Kong to help promote its brand to investors and customers in the region. Fast Retailing, which is on an overseas expansion drive, said it doesn’t plan to sell new shares or raise ...

Oct 19, 2013

Court tosses Uniqlo defamation lawsuit

A court has dismissed a ¥220 million libel suit by clothing chain Uniqlo Co. and its parent, Fast Retailing Co., that claimed publishing house Bungeishunju Ltd. hurt their reputation by printing an article and a book alleging store managers in Japan and factory workers ...