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Japan

Indian eyewear giant Lenskart to take control of Owndays

Indian eyewear giant Lenskart to take control of Owndays

India’s largest eyewear company, Lenskart, is set to acquire a majority stake of Japanese eyewear brand Owndays from its existing shareholders, L Catterton and Mitsui & Co, for an undisclosed sum.Owndays’ ...
Retail sales surged in Japan and South Korea in May
Uniqlo owner to raise prices on fleece products due to weak yen
Starbucks Japan store showcases coffee grounds circularity
L’Oreal invests in Japanese beauty startup Sparty

Japan Archives

Owndays launches premium concept store in Singapore

The new store features a distinct Japanese-styled aesthetic that pays homage to the origins of the brand.

Sake Hundred to open its first physical store

Sake Hundred Ginza Tokyo will offer retail experience in different forms, including providing pairing dishes devised for...

Analysis: A Japanese retailer with Lofty prospects

Loft is a home furnishings store that is hard to classify but should be easy to sell in various markets outside its nat...

Japanese luxury resale firm launches Allu USA as competition heats up

The site is expected to boost the performance of the company’s physical store, Selling Studio, in Soho, New York.

E-commerce enabler LinkieBuy to launch 100 Japanese retail brands in China

LinkieBuy, a Chinese e-commerce operator, has signed deals to introduce 100 Japanese retail brands to the China market.