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Japan’s 10-day holiday did little for local retailers

An unprecedented 10-day holiday period in Japan, extended to celebrate the enthronement of Crown Prince Naruhito, saw unexpectedly low sales increases for Japanese businesses.

World Department Store Forum 2019 headed to Tokyo

The World Department Store Forum 2019 (WDSF) will be held in Tokyo next year, on June 6-7.

Ginza Six opening with 241 outlets

Ginza Six, one of the largest commercial complexes in Tokyo’s Ginza district, will open tomorrow.

Japanese stores target Thai tourists

After targeting Chinese visitors during the Lunar New Year holidays, Japanese department stores have now set their sights on Thai tourists.

Iconic Japanese department store shuts down

Ginza landmark’s 89 year run comes to an end.