HO CHI MINH/ TOKYO -- As many as 1,000 shoppers lined up to be among the first to enter Vietnam's first Uniqlo store as it opened on Friday. "Vietnam is a land of promise," said Tadashi Yanai, chairman and CEO of Fast Retailing, the brand's operator. "We would like to succeed here with the country's great prosperity."
Uniqlo enters Vietnam, Southeast Asia's growth engine
Chairman Yanai calls country 'land of promise' as sales and manufacturing hubs