Here’s a short video about Uniqlo featuring Fast Retailing CEO, Tadashi Yanai. Although Uniqlo is Asia’s fastest-growing clothing retailer, it is a strategy of “slow fashion” that helps it to succeed in these budget-conscious times. There is plenty of useful business vocabulary here: standout, titan, concept, resonate, frugal, supply & demand, driving force, critical, slowdown, […]
Eda Station (江田駅) UNIQLO (ユニクロ) a very nice and cheap clothing store. I highly recommend it to all my English students at the Azamino English Conversation School (スミス英会話あざみ野校) and it’s only a short trip on the Tōkyū Den-en-toshi line (東急田園都市線).
This morning while distributing flyers to promote my English school in Kobe (スミス英会話岡本校） I talked to one woman on the street near the station who spoke English quite well. She said in English that I was ‘exaggerating’ when I commented that she spoke English well. Again, as has happened many times recently, I realized that […]