Tadashi Yanai http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/48267/all en Uniqlo to sponsor MoMA events amid US push http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130418/uniqlo-sponsor-moma-events-amid-us-push <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Japan's cheap chic clothing chain Uniqlo said Thursday it has signed a multi-year sponsorship deal with the Museum of Modern Art in New York amid an aggressive international expansion push.</p> <p>Under the agreement the firm will sponsor a free admission programme from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm every Friday from May 3.</p> <p>The deal comes as the brand, operated by Fast Retailing, is aiming for a greater share of foreign markets after having enjoyed spectacular success at home.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130418/uniqlo-sponsor-moma-events-amid-us-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economy of Japan Tadashi Yanai Uniqlo Uniqlo AFP Thu, 18 Apr 2013 05:15:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5818984 at http://www.globalpost.com