New Ginza Six shopping complex opens in Tokyo's high-end fashion hub

Apr 20, 2017

New Ginza Six shopping complex opens in Tokyo's high-end fashion hub

A new shopping complex opened Thursday at the former site of the Matsuzakaya department store in Tokyo’s Ginza district featuring high-end boutiques and a traditional performing art theater targeting both foreign tourists and domestic customers. The 13-story Ginza Six complex hosts a total of ...

Major commercial complex Ginza Six to open April 20 in Tokyo

Apr 14, 2017

Major commercial complex Ginza Six to open April 20 in Tokyo

A major commercial complex called Ginza Six, in Tokyo’s posh Ginza shopping district, was unveiled to the media Friday ahead of its official opening on Thursday. The 19-story building has six underground floors and houses 241 stores and restaurants, including flagship outlets for international ...

Printemps Ginza closes after 32 years of operation

Dec 31, 2016

Printemps Ginza closes after 32 years of operation

The Printemps Ginza department store closed Saturday after 32 years of doing business in central Tokyo’s famed Ginza shopping district with the expiration of its contract with its French licensee. Most of the building will be refurbished and reopen on March 15 as Marronnier ...

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Norovirus sickens 49 at glitzy Ginza eatery Bulgari

A luxury restaurant in the upscale Ginza district in Tokyo’s Chuo Ward has been hit by food poisoning caused by norovirus, with 49 people experiencing symptoms such as diarrhea and vomiting, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government said Tuesday. The affected people were among 138 participants ...

Ginza's newest shopping complex to open in April

Oct 26, 2016

Ginza's newest shopping complex to open in April

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Tokyo’s Ginza district will see its newest and biggest commercial complex open next April as it seeks to attract more visitors by providing a luxurious and culture-rich experience, developers said Wednesday. With the growth of e-commerce, consumer behavior has been shifting, leaving traditional “shopping ...

Sony to open new Ginza store

Sep 23, 2016

Sony to open new Ginza store

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Sony Corp. will on Saturday open the doors to its new store in Tokyo’s bustling Ginza district. After closing its flagship store in the Sony Building last month to make way for a rebuild, the new store forms part of the newly completed Ginza ...

Tokyo Metro to launch left-luggage service

Sep 21, 2016

Tokyo Metro to launch left-luggage service

Tokyo Metro Co. is to launch a left-luggage service on a trial basis at Ginza Station in Tokyo in a bid to make shopping easier for tourists. Priced at ¥500 per bag, the company said the service counter will open on a trial basis ...