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Mitsukoshi eyes first quarterly loss in eight years

Japanese department-store chain Isetan Mitsukoshi is likely to report its first loss over a single financial quarter in eight years, according to Asia Nikkei.

Japanese department stores Takashimaya and Mitsukoshi revamp

Major Japanese department stores Takashimaya and Mitsukoshi are opening redevelopments in Tokyo.

Isetan teams with Federal in Fort Bonifacio development

A P10 billion Fort Bonifacio development will be anchored by an Isetan department store.

Ginza Six opening with 241 outlets

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

Isetan to open Japan Store Kuala Lumpur

The Isetan Mitsukoshi Group will open a new specialty store, Isetan The Japan Store Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia at the end of October.

Mitsukoshi Paris showcase planned

Japanese retailer Isetan Mitsukoshi is returning to France with plans for a Mitsukoshi Paris store.

Japanese department stores at crisis point

Differing business models could result in Japanese department stores losing their identity in the retail world, warns CEO Onishi Hiroshi of the Mitsukoshi and Isetan department stores.

Ginza hosts Hello Kitty’s 40th

Hello Kitty’s 40th birthday has been celebrated at Tokyo’s Mitsukoshi department store in the Ginza.

Jo Malone enters China

Estée Lauder has launched the Jo Malone London brand in mainland China, at the Mitsukoshi store in Beijing. The brand expects to open two further stores in Shanghai and Beijing in 2014. Jo Malone London was launched in 1994 and acquired by Estée Lauder in 1999. It is regarded as a luxury fragrance and is one of Estée Lauder’s’ ultra-prestige brands. Today the brand is available in 34 countries worldwide following the launch in China. Jo Malone London first launched in Asia Pacific …

Mini Isetan for Haneda Airport

Isetan to open mini department store at Haneda Airport.