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Japan's Uniqlo operator downgrades profit outlook on pandemic

Jul 09, 2020 - 10:10 PM

Fast Retailing now expects annual net profit to August of 85 billion yen ($792 million), down from an earlier projection of 100 billion yen

Customers wait in a queue outside a Uniqlo store selling face masks made by Japan's Fast Retailing Co. in Tokyo's Ginza shopping district on June 19, 2020. (Photo by Kazuhiro NOGI / AFP)

Uniqlo Philippines launches online store

Jun 03, 2020 - 12:50 PM

(UPDATE) Uniqlo Philippines' online e-commerce platform is live

UNIQLO ONLINE. The Japanese retailer is set to launch its e-commerce platform in the Philippines. File photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Uniqlo Japan will be selling AIRism face masks

May 26, 2020 - 11:39 AM

The 'breathable' face masks will be made from Uniqlo's special AIRism fabric

Uniqlo's having a week-long 'Black Friday' sale

Nov 27, 2019 - 11:20 PM

Get your wallets ready!

ON SALE. Uniqlo Philippines announces a Black Friday sale for 2019. File photo of the Uniqlo Manila Flagship store. File photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

LOOK: Uniqlo's BT21 shirts are every BTS Army's dream tee come true

Jun 21, 2019 - 6:55 PM

Which BT21 character are you going to wear?

LOOK: Dress up like Roger Federer with UNIQLO’s new game wear collection

May 19, 2019 - 2:15 PM

Check out these Federer-approved items you can wear to your next sports game!

IN PHOTOS: Uniqlo Manila launches ‘first of its kind’ interactive exhibit

Apr 07, 2019 - 11:15 AM

‘Uniqlo Summer,’ a pop-up interactive exhibit inspired by the brand’s summer essentials, is a whimsical space for plenty of photo ops

UNIQLO SUMMER. The pop-up interactive exhibit consists of 4 rooms, which provide different photo opportunities for Uniqlo customers. All photos by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Photos and prices: Alexander Wang x Uniqlo's Spring/Summer 2019 AIRism collection

Mar 27, 2019 - 7:03 PM

The collection features Uniqlo's AIRism fabric

Image courtesy of Uniqlo

LOOK: Uniqlo's Gudetama collection is simply too cute

Mar 14, 2019 - 7:00 AM

Which graphic tee design are you egg-cited for?

Photos and prices: Alexander Wang x Uniqlo's Heattech collection

Nov 09, 2018 - 4:40 PM

Uniqlo’s latest designer collaboration comes in the form of Heattech innerwear

UNIQLO X ALEXANDER WANG. The New York-based designer collaborates with the Japanese retail giant on an innerwear line in its propietary Heattech fabric. Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: The Uniqlo global flagship store at Glorietta 5

Oct 04, 2018 - 9:43 PM

It’s the biggest Uniqlo store in the Philippines and Southeast Asia

GLOBAL FLAGSHIP. Creations by Filipino artist and Uniqlo Philippines ambassador Leeroy New are featured in the global flagship store in Manila. All photos by Paolo Abad/Rappler

First look: Uniqlo to launch 'Sesame Street' T-shirt collection

Jun 01, 2018 - 1:02 PM

Uniqlo collaborates with artist KAWS for a collection of cute, playful shirts to rock on your day-to-day

Biggest Uniqlo store in Southeast Asia to open at Glorietta 5

May 14, 2018 - 12:10 PM

It will be the Japanese clothing brand's 15th global flagship store in the world

GLOBAL FLAGSHIP STORE. The biggest Uniqlo store in the country and the region will soon be opening in Makati City. Image courtesy of Uniqlo Philippines

Here’s a look at Uniqlo’s S/S 2018 collection

Mar 09, 2018 - 12:00 PM

The brand stays true to form with its new collection

Uniqlo goes mod with their Marimekko collaboration

Jan 11, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Fun and fabulous prints rule

UNIQLO x MARIMEKKO. The Japanese retail brand and the Finnish design house come together for a new collection. Screengrab from Twitter.com/UNIQLO_JP

Iya Villania on motherhood and keeping your child active

Oct 19, 2017 - 9:00 PM

The actress and TV host also shares why she's happy to have Primo in the spotlight

Mengintip koleksi musim baru Uniqlo Flannel

Sep 05, 2017 - 6:42 PM

Jelang penghujung tahun pilihan busana berbahan flannel sangat cocok untuk penampilan yang nyaman

NYAMAN. Koleksi Uniqlo Flannel mengutamakan kenyamanan bagi para penggunanya. Foto dari Uniqlo Indonesia

Uniqlo releases new line of shirts with Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye's poetry

Jul 19, 2017 - 8:57 PM

UPDATED It s the first collaboration between the spoken word poets and the Japanese retail brand

BEYOND THE PAGE. Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye wear the new line of shirts that include lines from their poetry. Photo from Facebook.com/kaysarahsera

Innerwear essentials for the on-the-go woman

Aug 20, 2016 - 1:45 PM

A busy go getter has more things to do than sweat about the small things

Real talk: Inside is what counts

Aug 13, 2016 - 12:57 PM

Confidence is what happens when you allow yourself to feel secure and be comfortable

Uniqlo bans Bangladesh travel after killings

Jul 04, 2016 - 10:53 PM

Tokyo based Fast Retailing which operates Uniqlo says it told 10 Japanese employees not to leave their houses until further notice

UNIQLO. Japanese fashion brand Uniqlo Co.'s new megastore in downtown Tokyo, Japan, September 27, 2012. File photo by Everett Kennedy Brown/EPA

Sales slump worsens at fashion group Gap

May 11, 2016 - 9:20 PM

Key challenges include competition from fast fashion chains like H M and Uniqlo

epa02612287 United States apparel maker GAP Inc.'s new flagship store in the up-market Ginza shopping district in downtown Tokyo, Japan, 03 March, 2011. The store is part of GAP's recent move into the Asian market. The company also plans to open 11 stores this year in Hong Kong and China. EPA/EVERETT KENNEDY BROWN

Tokyo stocks rally as Uniqlo operator soars on price-cut news

Apr 13, 2016 - 8:15 PM

Uniqlo boss Tadashi Yanai says raising prices was a mistake

epa01987680 View of Uniqlo flagship shop in Tokyo's exclusive Ginza shopping district, 13 January 2010. Fast Retailing Co. announced plans to open a series of new Uniqlo stores on the U.S. East and West coasts following success of first U.S. store in New York. Plans are also underway to open stores in Spain and Germany in the near future, according to company president, Tadashi Yanai. EPA/EVERETT KENNEDY BROWN

FOTO: Koleksi busana untuk para Muslimah dari Uniqlo

Jan 22, 2016 - 11:15 AM

Uniqlo bekerja sama dengan desainer Muslimah blasteran Jepang Inggris Hana Tajima

BUSANA SANTUN. Koleksi busana santun dari Uniqlo cocok untuk para muslimah Indonesia. Foto dari Instagram/Uniqlo Indonesia

Aquino: PH is an easy brand to sell

Oct 29, 2015 - 6:05 PM

But corruption and impunity make the task a challenge says the salesman in chief of the Philippines

President Benigno S. Aquino III tours and views the exhibit on the 17th Asia Pacific Retailers Convention and Exhibit (APRCE) at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia, Pasay City on Thursday (Oct 29, 2015). This year’s theme: “Asia Fast Forward”. Also in photo is Department of Trade and Industry Secretary Gregory Domingo. (Photo by Rolando Mailo / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

Five detained over China Uniqlo sex tape – report

Jul 19, 2015 - 1:39 PM

Those detained include the couple suspected of shooting the video – showing a mostly clothed man and a naked woman apparently having sex – in the changing room of a Uniqlo store in the capital

CONTROVERSIAL. In this picture taken on July 15, 2015, people gather in front of a Uniqlo clothes store in Beijing. Fred Dufour/AFP

Uniqlo now sells San Miguel Pale Pilsen T-shirts

Jun 05, 2015 - 7:31 PM

The T shirt line is Uniqlo s second corporate collaboration in the Philippines following the launch of the Jollibee T shirts in May

In Japan, Aquino to meet Uniqlo CEO

Jun 02, 2015 - 7:51 PM

I hope the President can entice the CEO of Uniqlo to do more manufacturing in the Philippines the Philippine envoy to Japan says

TOP BRAND. Shoppers walk into a Uniqlo shop, known for its low-priced clothes, in Tokyo, Japan, on November 20, 2009. File photo by Dai Kurokawa/EPA

Alex Gonzaga's sound advice for social media success

May 29, 2015 - 12:37 PM

Alex also talks about dating: Ngayon na naging single ako mas nalaman ko ang worth ko kaya hindi na ako magpapaloko magpapauto

Uniqlo to carry Jollibee T-shirts

May 27, 2015 - 7:01 PM

UPDATED The homegrown fastfood giant becomes the first Philippine partner of the Japanese casual clothing retailer

The t-shirt design that’s all about you

May 26, 2015 - 2:00 AM

Take this quiz to find out what t shirt design best represents you

The many ways to wear a T-shirt

May 13, 2015 - 6:42 PM

A simple t shirt can become something that best represents you and your style Here are some ideas

It’s safety first for Uniqlo’s babies, kids clothing

Oct 19, 2014 - 7:26 PM

Safety is the selling advantage for Uniqlo in a bid to up its market share for babies and kids clothing banking on the potential of the Philippine market

Cost hikes bite in Japan as Uniqlo puts up prices

Jun 10, 2014 - 3:54 PM

Everything from T shirts to pants will cost up to 5 more by the end of the year nudging the country s inflation rate up in line with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe s ambitions

PRICE HIKE. Screenshot of Uniqlo website from http://www.uniqlo.com/jp/

Toxic trend? Harmful chemicals found in big fashion brands

Jan 25, 2014 - 6:38 PM

Harmful chemicals reach the environment from the dumping of left over chemicals into water systems and from water used by consumers to wash the toxics laden clothes

WEARING TOXIC? Major fashion brands all over the world have committed to eliminating their products of toxic chemicals

Uniqlo 'Down Under': Japanese retail brand goes to Australia

Sep 30, 2013 - 6:15 PM

The top brand from Japan also branches out in Shanghai

Cheap-chic clothing from Japan to reach Australia soon. Screen grab from YouTube

WebHits: Gilas stars do the Shukka Roll

Sep 30, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Watch Gilas standouts Jimmy Alapag LA Tenorio Larry Fonacier and Gabe Norwood do the Shukka Roll

Toxic fashion is ‘out’

Jan 12, 2013 - 5:28 PM

Green choices can start with how you choose your clothes

DETOXIFYING. The Uniqlo store in SM North EDSA. Photo from Uniqlo Philippines Facebook page

Uniqlo to phase out wool from mulesing

Jun 29, 2012 - 12:30 PM

The fashion brand heeds the call of animal rights activists

HEEDING THE CALL. No more wool from mulesing sheep, says Uniqlo. Screen grab from YouTube

Cheap chic Uniqlo booms in deflationary Japan

Mar 18, 2012 - 2:31 PM

Uniqlo and other cheap chic brands are banking on the fact that Japan has fallen in love with a bargain

Top Japanese brand Uniqlo soon in SM malls

Feb 01, 2012 - 4:05 PM

Manila s SM and Japan s Fast Retailing Corp will invest an initial 2 49 million for 3 stores

COMING SOON. SM malls to carry Uniqlo clothing brand. From www.uniqlo.com