GU to Expand Soon in the UK

GU to Expand Soon in the UK

GU (pronounce Jee-U), is part of Fast Retailing Group (Comptoir des Cotonniers, Uniqlo, Theory, J Brand, Princesse Tam Tam, Helmut Lang…).

GU is very popular in Japan among young customers where it operates 330 stores. The brand has recently opened in China and Taiwan too.

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GU offers budget fast casual fashion at an average price not to exceed 12 euros.

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GU shows a lot of innovation recently. For example, Unsure shoppers don’t even have to leave a credit card at the store but must simply register and promise to return the clothes before the store’s closing time.

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Fast Retailing has revealed that GU is expected to be launched in Europe, starting with London, where Uniqlo already operates 10 stores.

To be continued…