ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Japan-Update

Muji ramps up Chinese expansion

Japan-based chain aims for 360 stores by 2021 in biggest foreign market

The Muji flagship store in Shanghai opened in 2015.

TOKYO -- The operator of the Muji retail chain plans to open about 40 new stores per year in China over the next four years, looking to boost name recognition and better reach the growing Chinese middle class.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more