Charles & Keith Japan stores close
Singapore-headquartered footwear brand Charles & Keith says it will close all its Japanese locations.
According to a report published by Fashion Network, Charles & Keith Japan has already closed 13 stores in Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, and Hakata, with the flagship in Harajuku (pictured) scheduled to close on December 31.
The company reportedly wants to focus on its eCommerce offer and other Asian markets closer to home.
The Charles & Keith website is close for an overhaul on December 26 before being relaunched in Spring.
The brainchild of brothers Keith and Charles Wong, the 20-year old brand specialises in quality footwear at affordable pricing. It currently sells in Asia, Africa and Europe.