Osaka and Tokyo Fashion News: Guess and Frank & Eileen

Osaka and Tokyo Fashion News: Guess and Frank & Eileen Michel Lebon and Kanako Itamae Modern Tokyo Times Another year begins in the vibrant fashion scene of Japan and already in the first half of 2014 it is clear that many new changes have happened. This applies to brand expansions, new brands entering the Japanese…

Japan Fashion News: Uniqlo to Open Largest Store in Berlin

Japan Fashion News: Uniqlo to Open Largest Store in Berlin Hiroshi Saito and Kanako Itamae Modern Tokyo Times Uniqlo is a very popular retailing brand in Japan and great emphasis is now being put on further expansion internationally. It appears that Uniqlo is nearing saturation point in Japan but given the versatile nature of this…

Japan Luxury Market: Richemont and the Power of the Japanese Apple Pie

Japan Luxury Market: Richemont and the Power of the Japanese Apple Pie Tomoko Hara and Michel Lebon Modern Tokyo Times The Japanese apple pie continues to attract the most refined luxury brands in the world because this market is extremely powerful in the land of the rising sun. Richemont is one of countless international brands…

Tokyo Fashion News: Flagship Store Opened by Alexander McQueen in Exquisite Aoyama

Tokyo Fashion News: Flagship Store Opened by Alexander McQueen in Exquisite Aoyama Hiroshi Saito, Sarah Deschamps and Michel Lebon Modern Tokyo Times In April last year the exquisite Alexander McQueen brand opened in vibrant Roppongi. This part of Tokyo is especially popular for many expatriates along with Tokyoites in general who enjoy the more international…