Wacoal recalls 10,000 sets of fire-risk pajamas

Business / Corporate Apr 26, 2016

Wacoal recalls 10,000 sets of fire-risk pajamas

Wacoal Holdings Corp. announced Monday a recall of around 10,000 pairs of potentially flammable pyjamas sold by its subsidiary. The underwear maker will recall five kinds of pyjamas sold under the name Unna Kuru. The garments were sold from its shops and via catalog shopping ...

Underwear makers seeing red in year of the monkey

National Oct 28, 2015

Underwear makers seeing red in year of the monkey

As 2016 will be the year of the monkey, Japanese underwear makers are gearing up to employ their once-in-12-year sales tactics: marketing red underwear to cash in on a legend that one can stay healthy by wearing such garments in that particular year. Gunze Ltd. ...