Fast Retailing Co Ltd

Week in review: How technology is driving efficiency in the apparel sector

In the ever-evolving apparel world, staying ahead of the curve is vital and technology is helping to deliver on just…

Fast Retailing forecasts record 2023 profit on China post-Covid recovery

Fast Retailing says it expects annual operating profit for 2023 to reach JPY370bn (US2.6bn) and sales of JPY2.7trn. For the…

Government solutions ‘essential’ as French NGOs demand forced labour inquiry

The complaint issued by human rights organisations Sherpa and Collectif Ethique sur l'étiquette, the European Uyghur Institute, and a Uyghur…

Fast Retailing ‘coy’ on Russia exit rumours

Fast Retailing temporarily suspended operations in Russia in March 2022. The decision followed social media backlash after it said it…

s.Oliver compensates Indonesia garment workers

On the eighth anniversary of the bankruptcy of the Jaba Garmindo garment factory, Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC) announced s.Oliver has…

Fast Retailing hails positive H1 following strong trading globally

Japan-based Fast Retailing booked an 8.4% increase in pre-tax profit to JPY230.4bn (US$1.7bn) with profit attributable to owners of the…

Fast Retailing reports Q1 revenue growth despite challenging home market

Fast Retailing generated JPY716.3bn (US$5.58bn) revenue growth in the first quarter of 2022-2023 (September to November 2022), which is a…

Apparel brands must note promising resale growth in APAC

According to a report from GlobalData, the resale market is growing in popularity among APAC consumers, with 27% of shoppers…

Fast Retailing reports record fiscal 2022 profit

Profit before taxes for the full year at Fast Retailing (12 months from 1 September 2021 to 31 August 2022)…

Financial loss, disruption for apparel under China zero-Covid policy

The world's second-largest economy and largest apparel exporter, China, has seen widespread lockdowns that have closed down businesses, including apparel…