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  1. Tokyo office boom fades with more space, fewer workersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... last year moved from the complex to the newly-built Tokyo Garden Terrace, developed by Seibu Holdings Inc. Fast Retailing Co., which operates the Uniqlo clothing retailer, also plans to move some of its operations out of the complex to a warehouse ...

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  2. SoftBank's Son Gains Ground on Yanai for Japan's Richest: Chart an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bloomberg

    Japan's wealthiest person, Tadashi Yanai, has seen his fortune fall $1.7 billion since late December after shares of his Fast Retailing Co. slumped on sluggish sales growth.

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  3. Uniqlo parent Fast Retailing posts 45% profit riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | MarketWatch

    Fast Retailing Co. Ltd. reported a 45% jump in net profit for the September-November quarter, as rolling back prices at home and cutting costs globally bore fruit.

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  4. Fast Retailing USA Partners with 7thonline to Support Global Demand...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 9 | PRWeb

    We reviewed many options throughout a long selection process and felt that 7thonline was the best solution to most effectively plan our business across all of our channels and regions 7thonline, Inc., a leading provider of cross-channel demand planning and execution solutions to the Apparel, Footwear and Accessories industries, today announced that Theory and Helmut Lang, subsidiaries of the global retail company Fast Retailing Co., Ltd., have chosen 7thonline to support their global demand planning and retail allocation.

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  5. Japan's Richest Person Loses $1.4 Billion in One Day on Uniqlo Slump: Chart an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Bloomberg

    Fast Retailing Co. Chairman Tadashi Yanai lost $1.4 billion on Friday after Uniqlo Japan reported a drop in same-stores sales for December.

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  6. Nikkei slips as Toyota reels from Trump threat, Fast Retailing fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Reuters

    Jan 6 Japan's Nikkei share average dropped on Friday as automakers dragged after incoming U.S President Donald Trump threatened to slap punitive taxes on Toyota cars imported into the United States from Mexico, while Fast Retailing weighed on the market. Fast Retailing Co dived 6.7 percent and contributed a hefty negative 109 points to the benchmark index after saying that same-store sales at its Uniqlo clothing outlets in Japan fell 5 percent in December from a year earlier.

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  7. Nikkei slips as Trump tax threat hits Toyota, Fast Retailing slumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Reuters

    ... hitting as low as 19,354.44 earlier, although the benchmark index is up 1.8 percent for the week so far. Fast Retailing Co dived 5.6 percent and contributed a hefty negative 91 points to the benchmark index after saying that same-store sales at its ...

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  8. As world closes doors to refugee surge, Aceh aid expert urges Japan to open up, play lead roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Lim Kit Siang

    ... there, you can actually weigh the risk and say, 'OK, if that's a success, maybe it's not a bad idea.'" Fast Retailing Co., the operator of the multinational clothing chain, was the first Asian firm to sign a global partnership with UNHCR in 2011 and ...

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  9. Undercover journalist infiltrates UniqloRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | The Japan Times

    ... have never felt pressured to improve labor conditions. One company that was not nominated this year is Fast Retailing Co., which operates the huge low-price apparel maker Uniqlo, even though it has had a reputation as a black company ever since it ...

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  10. REFILE-Japan's frugal millennials a bad omen for its economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Reuters

    ... bought his first piece of clothing in a year - a sweater - at Uniqlo, the casual wear brand owned by Fast Retailing Co ( "Even if I have to pay a few thousand yen to buy something at Uniqlo, they last for a few years so it has good cospa," he said. ...

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  11. Japan's frugal millennials a bad omen for its economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Reuters

    ... bought his first piece of clothing in a year - a sweater - at Uniqlo, the casual wear brand owned by Fast Retailing Co. "Even if I have to pay a few thousand yen to buy something at Uniqlo, they last for a few years so it has good cospa," he said. ...

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  12. Nikkei rises on Wall St record, US investment plan sends SoftBank soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Reuters

    ... Asset Management, adding that most of the big gains are coming from such index-heavy stocks such as Fast Retailing Co which rose 2.0 percent, as well as Softbank. Financials and exporters were higher, with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group rising 1.7 ...

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  13. Susie Crippen Returns to J BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... a majority stake to Star Avenue Capital in 2010. At that point, Crippen left the company and Rudes stayed. Fast Retailing Co. Ltd. acquired an 80.1 percent in stake in J Brand in November 2012 and continues to operate the company. Rudes left J Brand ...

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  14. For Japan, a Weak Yen May Be OvervaluedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Asia, as it makes their exports cheaper. But Japanese billionaire Tadashi Yanai, who runs Uniqlo operator Fast Retailing Co., Asia's biggest clothing manufacturer, isn't applauding.

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  15. No-frills clothier Shimamura finds favor in sluggish Japan, tops Uniqlo in income growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | The Japan Times

    ... in operating income at the country's second-largest clothing chain has outpaced bigger rival Uniqlo-owner, Fast Retailing Co., for the past five quarters. The reason may come down to the 63-year-old retailer's simple approach. Shimamura employs no ...

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  16. How One Fashion Brand Is Beating Uniqlo at Its Own Game 26 minutes agoRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2016 | Bloomberg

    ... in operating income at the country's second-largest clothing chain has outpaced bigger rival Uniqlo-owner, Fast Retailing Co., for the past five quarters. The reason may come down to the 63-year-old retailer's simple approach. Shimamura employs no ...

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  17. Fast Retailing CEO Not Interested in J. Crew, Other AcquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

    Fast Retailing Co. aims to reach 3 trillion yen in sales without making major acquisitions, its chief executive said, rejecting speculation that Asia's biggest apparel maker would look to overseas deals to accelerate growth.

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  18. Fast Retailing eyes GU growth with Hong Kong storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Just-Style

    ... fiscal year on foreign exchange losses and impairment costs related to its Uniqlo Japan and US stores. Fast Retailing Co Ltd (FRC) enjoyed strong growth over 2010-2015, underpinned by market-defying success in its native Japan, and aggressive store ...

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  19. Fast Retailing FY earnings halve on forex and chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Just-Style

    ... group earnings to jump 108.1% to JPY100bn for fiscal 2017, while sales should grow 3.6% to JPY1.85trn. Fast Retailing Co Ltd (FRC) enjoyed strong growth over 2010-2015, underpinned by market-defying success in its native Japan, and aggressive store ...

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  20. Yanai relents on Fast Retailing sales target amid slowing growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Fast Retailing Co. Chairman Tadashi Yanai caved in to reality and scrapped his 8-year-old target for the Uniqlo casual-wear owner to hit 5 trillion in annual sales by fiscal year 2020.

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