Fast Retailing closing all Uniqlo stores in U.S. amid virus spread

Business Mar 17, 2020

Fast Retailing closing all Uniqlo stores in U.S. amid virus spread

Fast Retailing Co. said it will temporarily close all 50 of its Uniqlo-brand casual fashion outlets in the United States starting Tuesday due to the spread of the coronavirus. The move comes after retailers including Nike Inc. and Lululemon Athletica Inc. announced similar closures as ...

Half of Uniqlo, Muji stores closing in virus-hit China

Business / Corporate Feb 8, 2020

Half of Uniqlo, Muji stores closing in virus-hit China

Retailers are expanding outlet suspensions in China amid the unfolding coronavirus crisis, with about half of the Uniqlo apparel and Muji household goods stores there being shut. Fast Retailing Co. has closed about 370 of its 750 Uniqlo outlets in China, up from about 160 ...

Uniqlo to sell clothes made from recycled plastic bottles

Business / Corporate Sep 17, 2019

Uniqlo to sell clothes made from recycled plastic bottles

Fast Retailing Co., the operator of the Uniqlo casual apparel chain, says it will produce clothes made from used plastic bottles in cooperation with Toray Industries Inc. The fashion retailer will put the items on sale in next year's spring-summer season, mainly targeting eco-conscious consumers, ...