Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Uniqlo to go ahead with its expansion plans in China
Uniqlo to go ahead with its expansion plans in China
28
Sep '12
Negating the reports that they are holding back the expansion of Uniqlo casual apparel outlets following last week’s anti-Japan protests in China, the Chairman and President of Japanese retailing giant Fast Retailing Co., Mr. Tadashi Yanai, has said that their plan is very much intact and there are no changes in it.
 
In a briefing on company’s sales and development strategy for Uniqlo brand for the forthcoming winter season, he said they plan to launch 80 new Uniqlo outlets in China during the current business year that started on September 1, 2012. 
 
Once this is achieved, the company plans to add 100 new outlets each year, next year onwards, he added.
 
Till now, the company has not suffered any loss or damage on account of the anti-Japan demonstrations, during which protesters sometimes target Japanese firms operating in China.
 
In mid-September, Fast Retailing shut almost 60 of its Uniqlo outlets in China to avoid any problems.
 
The protest has been stirred by a diplomatic row between China and Japan over a group of islands in the East China Sea.
 
By end of the last business year, the number of Uniqlo outlets in China reached 145, which shows an addition of 65 outlets during the year.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Apparel/Garments | On 27th Jun 2017

Vietnam to build fashion, textile, trading centres

Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City will build large centres for designing...

Textiles | On 27th Jun 2017

Barcelona’s Unitin develops recycled Indigo yarns

Unitin, a trademark of Industrias Morera SA and a leading textile...

Information Technology | On 27th Jun 2017

ThreadSol to bring fabric solutions to Thailand

ThreadSol, an enterprise material management provider for the sewn...

Interviews View All

Karan Suratwala
Key Textile Accessories Private Limited

Chinese imports are destroying the supply chain

Cindy McNaull
Cordura

We have broad range of options in durable fabrics

Ajay Ghariwala
Luthra Group

We are ready to adopt or follow every opportunity

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Kerem Durdag
Biovation II LLC

Kerem Durdag, CEO, Biovation II LLC, provides an insight into future...

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Pranav Mishra
Huemn

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

news category


Related Categories:
July 2017

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search