Fast Retailing unit G.U. to fully launch cosmetics business

Business Aug 19, 2020

Fast Retailing unit G.U. to fully launch cosmetics business

G.U. Co., a unit of Japanese apparel chain operator Fast Retailing Co., said Tuesday that it will make a full-scale entry into the cosmetics market. The operator of G.U. brand apparel shops will launch the Fast Retailing group's first cosmetics brand, #4me by GU, and ...

Fast Retailing chief to donate ¥10 billion for medical research

Business Jun 24, 2020

Fast Retailing chief to donate ¥10 billion for medical research

Fast Retailing Co. Chairman and CEO Tadashi Yanai said Wednesday he will donate ¥10 billion ($94 million) to Kyoto University to support its medical research under two Nobel Prize winners, Tasuku Honjo and Shinya Yamanaka. The chief of Fast Retailing, the operator of the Uniqlo ...

Uniqlo unveils new flagship store in Tokyo's Ginza district

Business / Corporate Jun 18, 2020

Uniqlo unveils new flagship store in Tokyo's Ginza district

Casual clothing chain Uniqlo Co. unveiled to the press on Thursday its new flagship store in Tokyo's upscale Ginza shopping district, ahead of the store’s grand opening the following day. Uniqlo Tokyo, a four-story outlet conceptualized by famous designer Kashiwa Sato and refitted in an ...