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Fast Retailing, through its subsidiaries, operates as an apparel retailer. The Company operates through UNIQLO Japan, UNIQLO International, and Global Brands segments. It plans, manufactures, and retails clothing for men, women, children, and babies. The Company also offers lingerie, as well as other goods and items.

TypePublic
Founded1963
HQYamaguchi-shi, JP
Websitefastretailing.com
Employee Ratings2.9

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2018)52,839(+19%)
Job Openings133
Revenue (FY, 2018)¥2.1 T(+15%)
Share Price (Sept 2020)¥65.5 K
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Fast Retailing

Shimpei Otani

Shimpei Otani

CTO, Group Senior Vice President
Nobumichi Hattori

Nobumichi Hattori

Director
Masaaki Shintaku

Masaaki Shintaku

External Director
Serena Peck

Serena Peck

Chief Administrative Officer, Group Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Takashi Nawa

Takashi Nawa

Director
Naotake Ohno

Naotake Ohno

Director
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Fast Retailing Office Locations

Fast Retailing has offices in Yamaguchi-shi, Tokyo and New York
Yamaguchi-shi, JP (HQ)
717-1 Sayama
Tokyo, JP
6F UNIQLO City Tokyo, 1-6-7 Ariake, Koto-ku
Tokyo, JP
Midtown Tower, Akasaka 9-7-1, Minato-ku
New York, US
450 W 14th St
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Fast Retailing Financials and Metrics

Fast Retailing Revenue

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Fast Retailing's revenue was reported to be ¥2.13 t in FY, 2018 which is a 14.4% increase from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (FY, 2018)

2.1t

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

14.4%

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

1.0t

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

49.3%

Net income (FY, 2018)

169.4b

EBIT (FY, 2018)

236.2b

Market capitalization (16-Sept-2020)

6.6t

Closing stock price (16-Sept-2020)

65.5k

Cash (31-Aug-2018)

999.7b

EV

6.3t
Fast Retailing's current market capitalization is ¥6.6 t.
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.9t2.1t

Revenue growth, %

14%

Cost of goods sold

952.7b1.1t

Gross profit

909.3b1.0t
Half Year
JPYH1, 2017H1, 2018

Revenue

1.0t1.2t

Cost of goods sold

523.3b601.1b

Gross profit

494.2b585.6b

Gross profit Margin, %

49%49%
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

683.8b999.7b

Accounts Receivable

48.6b52.7b

Inventories

289.7b464.8b

Current Assets

1.1t1.6t
Half Year
JPYH1, 2017H1, 2018

Cash

569.9b848.7b

Accounts Receivable

48.8b55.4b

Inventories

235.1b269.5b

Current Assets

1.1t1.3t
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

39.7b45.1b

Inventories

(6.0b)(179.5b)

Accounts Payable

9.9b9.8b

Cash From Operating Activities

212.2b176.4b
Half Year
JPYH1, 2017H1, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

18.0b21.7b

Inventories

44.6b20.6b

Accounts Payable

12.6b(70.4b)

Cash From Operating Activities

211.2b220.2b
JPYH1, 2017

EV/EBIT

-1.9 x

EV/CFO

-1.2 x

Revenue/Employee

23.3m

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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Fast Retailing Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

63/100

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Fast Retailing Revenue Breakdown

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Fast Retailing revenue breakdown by business segment: 7.3% from Global Brands, 9.9% from GU, 42.1% from UNIQLO International, 40.6% from UNIQLO Japan and 0.1% from Other

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Fast Retailing Online and Social Media Presence

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Fast Retailing News and Updates

Big in China and tiny in the U.S., Fast Retailing seen weathering pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic is shredding the global apparel industry, stripping hundreds of billions of dollars from sales and thrusting big names like J.Crew into bankruptcy protection.

Japanese stocks dip on profit-taking; Fast Retailing caps Nikkei losses

Japanese shares dropped on Friday on profit-taking ahead of the weekend, with trading volume remaining low due to the Easter holidays abroad.

Pandemic Forces Fast Retailing to Cut Profit Outlook by 41%

Fast Retailing Cuts Outlook on Stores Caught in Shutdown

Dark Days Set In for Nikkei 225 as Fast Retailing, SoftBank Drop

Dark Days Set In for Nikkei 225 as Fast Retailing, SoftBank Drop

Fast Retailing to close all U.S. Uniqlo stores due to coronavirus

Japan's Fast Retailing said on Tuesday that it had decided to temporarily close all 50 of its Uniqlo clothing stores in the United States due to the coronavirus outbreak.

UPDATE 2-Japan's Fast Retailing cuts outlook after Asia strife hits Uniqlo sales

Japan's Fast Retailing Co cut its full-year outlook after worse than expected quarterly results, hit by Hong Kong protests and a South Korean consumer boycott that dented sales at its Uniqlo stores.
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Fast Retailing Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Fast Retailing founded?

    Fast Retailing was founded in 1963.

  • Who are Fast Retailing key executives?

    Fast Retailing's key executives are Shimpei Otani, Nobumichi Hattori and Masaaki Shintaku.

  • How many employees does Fast Retailing have?

    Fast Retailing has 52,839 employees.

  • What is Fast Retailing revenue?

    Latest Fast Retailing annual revenue is ¥2.1 t.

  • What is Fast Retailing revenue per employee?

    Latest Fast Retailing revenue per employee is ¥40.3 m.

  • Who are Fast Retailing competitors?

    Competitors of Fast Retailing include TJX, Zara and H&M.

  • Where is Fast Retailing headquarters?

    Fast Retailing headquarters is located at 717-1 Sayama, Yamaguchi-shi.

  • Where are Fast Retailing offices?

    Fast Retailing has offices in Yamaguchi-shi, Tokyo and New York.

  • How many offices does Fast Retailing have?

    Fast Retailing has 4 offices.