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(pronounced "YOU-nee-klo" in English) is a Japanese casual wear designer, manufacturer and retailer. The company has been a wholly owned subsidiary of Fast Retailing Co., Ltd. since November 2005.In addition to Japan, the company operates in fourteen countries globally.===Origins in Japan===Since March 1949, a Yamaguchi-based company, Ogori Shōji (which, until then, had been operating men's clothing shops called "Men's Shop OS") existed in Ube, Yamaguchi.In May 1984, they opened a unisex casual... read more

Larry Meyer

Larry Meyer is the current CEO of UNIQLO USA, a division of Japanese conglomerate Fast Retailing.MARIANNE WILSON, AUGUST 6, 2014 Meyer joined UNIQLO as COO for the US in January 2013; he was previously Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Forever 21.UNIQLO His work history includes Toys R Us and PepsiCo.==References==Category:American chief financial officersCategory:American retail chief executivesCategory:American chief executives of manufacturing companies read more

Shenzhou International

Shenzhou International Group Holdings Limited is a Chinese clothing manufacturer, headquartered in Ningbo.Shenzhou International states that it is "the largest vertically integrated knitwear manufacturer in China", and the country's largest exporter of knitwear, with customers including Nike, Adidas and Uniqlo.The chairman is Ma Jianrong, who started as a factory worker, and rose to become a billionaire. read more

Loden Dager

Loden Dager is a men’s wear collective based in New York City which debuted in the Fall of 2006. Loden Dager is designed primarily by two Marc Jacobs alumni, Oliver Helden and Paul Marlow. Loden Dager has gained a loyal following and significant media buzz, and were named finalists for the 2010 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award, and were featured in Vogue's November 2011 issue. GQ describes their look as "Lower East Side meets rural Peru."http://www.gq.com/fashion-shows/brief/F2009MEN-LDMEN/==History==Founded... read more

Ma Jianrong

Ma Jianrong (born 1963/1964) is a Chinese billionaire businessman, chairman of the clothing manufacturer Shenzhou International.Ma Jianrong started as a factory worker, and rose to become chairman of the clothing manufacturer Shenzhou International, one of China's largest garment exporters with customers including Nike, Adidas ad Uniqlo.As of February 2016, ''Forbes'' estimated his net worth at US$3.4 billion. read more

Fast Retailing

is a public Japanese retail holding company. In addition to its primary subsidiary Uniqlo, it owns several other brands, including J Brand, Comptoir des Cotonniers, g.u., Princesse Tam-Tam, and Theory.==History==The company was founded as Ogori Shoji Co., Ltd. in 1963 by Tadashi Yanai.In 1984, the company, which ran a menswear store in Ube, Yamaguchi, opened a new casual-wear store named Unique Clothing Warehouse in Hiroshima City; this was the forebear of Uniqlo.In September 1991, Ogori Shoji changed... read more

Eugenia Mandzhieva

Eugenia Mandzhieva (, born 2 September 1985) is a Russian fashion model and actress of ethnic Kalmyk descent.. ''Time Magazine'' Online. 2008-09-04. She has appeared on the cover of Russian ''Vogue'' and ''Vogue China'' and is a regular on the runway for Jean-Paul Gaultier, Marc Jacobs, Hugo Boss, Vera Wang, Vivienne Westwood and others.Additionally, she has been featured in advertising campaigns for Costume National, MAC Cosmetics, Vera Wang, Garnier, Diesel, Moschino and Uniqlo. In 2008, ''Time''... read more

Tampines 1

Tampines 1 is a shopping mall in the east of Singapore located beside the Tampines. The mall opened on 9 April 2009, construction began in March 2007 after the DBS Tampines Centre filled with Spotlight was demolished. It replaced the former DBS Tampines Centre and Pavilion Cineplex.The mall, spread over five storeys and one basement, is the first suburban mall in Singapore with a dedicated swimming pool. The shopping mall is easily accessible as it is located in the heart of the Tampines Regional... read more

TAXI (website)

TAXI – The Global Creative Network is an international multidisciplinary design website that features news, competitions, websites, portfolios and events across the global creative industry. It has its seat in Singapore. It publishes news related to the world of design, creativity and innovation; the news are updated on a daily basis.TAXI also publishes articles at the website of Asian Correspondent.In May 2012, TAXI received a mention in Forbes's ''.In July 2012, TAXI was featured in TIME's ''.In... read more

Shipley & Halmos

Shipley & Halmos is a men’s design firm based in New York City which debuted in the Spring of 2008. Shipley & Halmos is designed by Sam Shipley and Jeff Halmos, two of the original founders of Trovata. Shipley & Halmos were winners of the inaugural National Arts Club "Young Designer Award" in 2008, named finalists for the GQ/CFDA "Best New Designer Award" in 2009, and were finalists for the Fashion Group International "Rising Star Award" in 2010. In 2009, Shipley & Halmos partnered with Uniqlo,... read more

Nishigotanda, Shinagawa, Tokyo

is a district of Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan. Nishigotanda is located at the northern part of Shinagawa. It consists of 1 to 8-chōme, and its total population is 20,187 (as of February 1, 2008).Nishigotanda borders Kamiōsaki and Higashigotanda, Shinagawa on the northeast; Ǒsaki, Shinagawa on the east; Togoshi and Hiratsuka, Shinagawa on the southeast; Ebara, Shinagawa on the south; Koyama, Shinagawa on the southwest; Koyamadai, Shinagawa on the west; and Shimomeguro, Meguro on the northwest.Pola Cosmetics... read more

Giedrė Dukauskaitė

Giedre Dukauskaite (born May 16, 1988), also known as Giedre Dukavskaite, is a Lithuanian fashion model.==Biography==Dukauskaite was born in Lithuania. In 2006, she started her modeling career by signing with New York Model Management in New York City. Her break came when she debuted at New York Fashion Week, walking for designers like Diane von Furstenberg and Marc Jacobs. She then was shot for the Uniqlo F/W 2006 ad campaign, shot by William Seldon.Dukauskaite has reinforced her career with her... read more

Martin Bergmann

Martin Bergmann (born February 15, 1983) is a Model and TV personality born as one of two children near Munich, Germany .== Modeling ==Bergmann is best known for his Lanvin advertisements in Europe as well as in Asia. He has also modeled for Chanel, Levi's, Louis Vuitton, Uniqlo, Theory, Guess, Gucci, Sisley and Henry Cotton's. He is signed to NEXT Model Management in New York, MGM Marilyn Paris, Modelwerk Germany, Fashion in Milano, Italy, Elite Model Management in Sweden, Elite Models in Copenhagen,... read more

Chloe Nørgaard

Chloe Nørgaard is an American and Danish model, . She is well known for her colorful hair.==Early life==Chloe Nørgaard was born in Los Angeles in 1990 of Danish father and Polish mother. She grew up in Long Island. In first grade, she spray-painted her hair blue.At age 19, she was noticed by modeling agency One Management which sent her to Tokyo. There, she trained modeling but she also became a DJ.==Career==In 2012, she posed for several magazines including ''Vice'', ''Nylon'', ''Metal'' and ''Harper's... read more

Emporium Melbourne

Emporium Melbourne is a premier retailer centre that hosts Australia’s first Uniqlo, the largest Australian designer precinct in the country and 30 unique food icons, along the corner of Lonsdale and Swanston Street, in the city of Melbourne, Australia. The precinct connects to Melbourne Central, Myer Emporium and to David Jones via pedestrian bridges and tunnels. It connects with Melbourne’s history and its heart, 75 years after the establishment of the Myer Emporium on Lonsdale Street. Emporium... read more


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