Clothing chain Jujiya Co is to appoint Toshio Tamamushi as president of the company on 26 May, replacing Hiroyuki Fukumoto.

Tamamushi has been serving as general manager of the public information department of Jujiya since March 2003.

Jujiya made a consolidated net loss of JPY38.4 billion in the 2004/2005 financial year, compared to a consolidated net profit of JPY141 million the year before