TOKYO Walmart Inc is selling a majority stake in Japanese supermarket chain Seiyu to investment firm KKR and e-commerce company Rakuten for over $1 billion, after years of struggling to make money amid stiff competition.
TOKYO, Nov 12 Baggy pants and oversized t-shirts
helped spare Japanese fashion brand Uniqlo from the steep
coronavirus-led fall in sales that hit rival fashion chains such
as H&M and Zara.
TOKYO Japanese music enthusiasts, loyal to CDs long after the rest of the world went online, have begun reaching for the eject button and switching to streaming services as artists cancel in-store events and fans stay home because of the pandemic.
TOKYO Japan's Fast Retailing , owner of casual fashion brand Uniqlo, on Thursday forecast a stronger-than-expected surge in operating profit this business year as it rebounds from the pandemic.
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TOKYO After a bump in August sales at its Uniqlo stores in Japan, Fast Retailing investors will look to the company's financial update on Thursday for signs that the recovery will last beyond a flurry of sales in masks and stay-at-home clothes.
TOKYO, Oct 14 After a bump in August sales at
its Uniqlo stores in Japan, Fast Retailing investors
will look to the company's financial update on Thursday for
signs that the recovery will last beyond a flurry of sales in
masks and stay-at-home clothes.
TOKYO, Sept 8 Japanese fast-food group Colowide
said it had succeeded in a hostile takeover of Ootoya
, after offering a generous premium to persuade
investors to set aside fears that a deal would hurt the
home-style dining chain's food quality.
TOKYO After more than three centuries in business, the Onuma department store in northern Japanese city of Yamagata began bankruptcy proceedings this year - one of many distinguished department stores across the country in dire straits.