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Japan offers a new dawn for Ted Baker

Aug 29, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

TED BAKER hopes to conquer Japan after striking an exclusive five-year licensing deal with Sojitz Infinity, a subsidiary of the Sojitz conglomerate.

The FTSE 250 fashion brand told investors the partnership would result in a "marginally positive impact on pretax profit" as Sojitz looks to use its expertise in the market to sell Ted Baker clothes in Japan's department stores.

Ted Baker opened its first shop there in 2012 and has five, but recorded a loss of £2.7m on the business in t...