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Fashion industry ‘waking up’ to benefits of blockchain technology, robotics

Blockchain and robotics are becoming increasingly popular in the global fashion industry as brands look to increase transparency and improve efficiencies, according to GlobalData.

Uniqlo to quadruple Southeast Asia store network

Japanese casual wear retailer Uniqlo plans a four-fold increase in its Southeast Asian store count during the next decade.

Uniqlo India set to open first three stores

Uniqlo India is counting down to the launch of its first three stores in India.

Greater China, South Korea drive Uniqlo sales despite warm winter

Heavy discounting necessary to offload winter stock has hit Uniqlo sales.

Uniqlo India steps up hiring ahead of launch

Uniqlo India has confirmed when and where it will open its first store.

Uniqlo Japan sales slide, but international performs well

Fast Retailing Group has reported a decline in revenues for Uniqlo Japan against broader successes internationally in its first quarter.

Uniqlo is to open in Italy

Uniqlo is to launch in Italy next year, choosing a heritage building in Milan for a brand-defining flagship store.

GU to launch ‘next-generation’ Style Studio in Tokyo

Japanese casualwear retailer GU will open a “next-generation” Style Studio in Harajuku this month.

Fast Retailing buys into Vietnamese fashion brand Elise

Japan’s Fast Retailing has acquired a 35 per cent stake in Hanoi-based women’s fashion brand Elise.

Fast Retailing profit soars as Uniqlo Asia booms

Fast Retailing profit rose 34 per cent to US$2.11 billion in the year to August.

Uniqlo opens largest Southeast Asian store yet

Uniqlo opened its largest Southeast Asian store yet on Friday, in Manila’s Glorietta 5 shopping centre.

Uniqlo Vietnam to launch early next year

Uniqlo Vietnam will launch in the second quarter of next year.