A Uniqlo sign is seen outside a store in Sydney, Australia in February. Photo: Bloomberg
A Uniqlo sign is seen outside a store in Sydney, Australia in February. Photo: Bloomberg
Ukraine

Ukraine war: Uniqlo stays put in Russia as Netflix, Levi’s and others cut ties

  • ‘Clothing is a necessity of life. The people of Russia have the same right to live as we do,’ says the head of Fast Retailing, which owns the brand
  • Political pressure is building on companies to halt business in the country, while operations have also been complicated by sanctions over Putin’s invasion

A Uniqlo sign is seen outside a store in Sydney, Australia in February. Photo: Bloomberg
A Uniqlo sign is seen outside a store in Sydney, Australia in February. Photo: Bloomberg
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