4 reports

  • World: Top 10 Most Dynamic Apparel and Footwear Brands 2011-2016
  • Streamlining at home and expansion abroad

The Gap Inc has struggled to compete with aggressively expanding fast fashion companies at home in North America. Value-positioned Old Navy and women’s sportswear brand Athleta remains bright spots, while Gap and Banana Republic sales have deteriorated. High price tags, poorly cut collections and a slow-moving supply chain are among the factors...

  • Footwear
  • North America
  • World
  • Demand
  • UNIQLO CO., LTD.
  • 6.3.2 Footwear
  • Key Footwear Retailers in Japan

Summary Clothing and footwear are two major product sectors in Japan accounting for 11.7% of the total retail sales in 2014. Although the country is still under threat of low GDP growth rates and deflation, it is observing a new found enthusiasm with Prime Minister Abe's economic policies, which have resulted in growth in the clothing...

  • Apparel
  • Clothing Retailing
  • Footwear
  • Retail
  • UNIQLO CO., LTD.
  • 9.2 Footwear
  • Key Footwear Retailers in South Korea

Summary South Korea's retail sector is expected to witness healthy growth over the next five years, backed by improving economic conditions, government efforts to boost domestic consumption, relatively low inflation levels, and increasing disposable income. The ubiquity of high-speed internet access and increasing adoption of mobile...

  • Apparel
  • Footwear
  • Retail
  • Costco Wholesale Corporation
  • UNIQLO CO., LTD.
  • 9.2 Footwear
  • Key Footwear Retailers in Japan

Summary The retail sector in Japan is expected to witness sluggish growth over the next few years, as several factors hold back growth prospects in the country. The retail sector grew by 1.2% in 2014 and is estimated to grow at a sluggish CAGR of 0.2% over the next five years. Consumers are increasingly looking for value and convenience....

  • Apparel
  • Footwear
  • Retail
  • Nitori Co Ltd
  • UNIQLO CO., LTD.