Popular Apparel retailers in Japan | Apparel Brands in Japan with rather reasonable prices, Guided by Japanese webmaster !

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This page is about ….

  • 5 Popular Japanese Apparel retailers
  • Brief guidance about 5 retailers
  • A piece of advise by webmaster

This page is to help the people :

  • Who want to know Japanese culture
  • Who want to know items Japanese like
  • Who want to enjoy staying in Japan


I want to go shopping in Japan !


That’s nice ! What do you want to get ?


I want to by my clothes.


O.K, I would like to introduce very popular apparel retailers in Japan.

With reading of this page, you will get above listed knowledges as well as Japanese have. I will be very glad if you could read this article to the end.

Thank you !


SHINTA+ / Japanese blog writer, born and raised in Japan, visited more than 20 countries, introducing Japanese culture to the world, with both domestic & international experiences.


Quotation Sauce : https://twitter.com/uniqlotokyo/status/1371395296182239233?s=21

UNIQLO is the most popular apparel retailer in Japan, operated by fast retailing. UNIQLO was established in 1980’s and significantly developed in 1990’s and 2000’s.

We can get various kind of clothes, shirts, pants, sports wear, coat, jackets, underwear, etc. Products are rather high quality and reasonable price, that’s the reason why UNIQLO is supported by Japanese people.


I have a lot of clothes of UNIQLO


Quotation sauce : https://www.fastretailing.com/employment/ja/about/brands.html

GU is operated by fast retailing, as well as UNIQLO. GU was established in 2006 to provide various clothes more reasonable than UNIQLO.

Target of GU is younger generation, compare with UNIQLO. The products are rather fashionable and incorporating new trends.


There are many young people in GU stores.


Quotation Sauce : https://www.muji.com/jp/ja/shop/046604/articles/department/287601

MUJI is popular retailer in Japan, not only for clothes, but also furnitures, stationeries, electronics, etc. In the part of MUJI store, there is space for apparel products.

The products of MUJI are generally simple and natural. It’s not colorful, but chic and calm designs. As it is environmental friendly, MUJI is supported by Japanese consumers long time.


MUJI store is very attractive.

Fashion center SHIMAMURA

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There are more than 1,400 of SHIMAMURA in Japan. The official name is ‘Fashion Center SHIMAMURA’. ‘SHIMAMURA’ provide clothes very reasonable price.

The target of SHIMAMURA is mainly family and women. Turn over of the products is very fast. So consumers can enjoy shopping with frequency.


SHIMAMURA is always with very reasonable price !


Quotation Sauce: https://twitter.com/workman_plus/status/1321213475176148992?s=21

WORKMAN is originally retailer of working products, like helmets, gloves, boots, etc. Recently, WORKMAN developed sales of casual clothes significantly.

WORKMAN established new style stores ‘WORKMAN+’ which is mainly for casual wears. The products of WORKMAN is practical and useful, generally, which is supported by consumers.


WORKMAN products is tough !


In the end, I would like to summarize the points of this article.

TOP 5 apparel retailers with rather reasonable price in Japan

  • GU
  • MUJI


Thank you very much for your reading and see you again !