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Uniqlo Seeks Digital Transformation

Sunday, 3 September 2017  
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Japanese apparel retailer Uniqlo says it has had difficulties in attracting the best IT talent to its brand, and as a result it’s not renowned as a cutting edge digital company. It wants to change that, according to Tadashi Yanai, chairman and president of Uniqlo’s parent company, Fast Retailing.

It’s a common challenge faced by many retailers today, trying to recast themselves in the digital age. It’s a catch-twenty-two for retailers like Uniqlo – when you don’t have an identity for being tech savvy, it can be hard for you to attract the right kind of talent that can take you there. Read more...