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How Takashimaya is moving with the times

From using non-toxic paint in stores to digitising documents to avoid paper waste, more businesses are taking steps to make their physical operations more sustainable. That includes the Japanese department store chain Takashimaya. While its bold approach to sustainable store design entails high upfront costs, it will lead to long-term benefits in the future. “Other than playing an active role in reducing our environmental footprint, sustainable store design will increase the brand’s credibil