HomeLicensing & MerchandisingBaseballAsia
Premium

Fast fashion comes to Asia | Q&A Masanori Kawana, managing director, Fanatics Japan

Masanori Kawana, managing director, Fanatics Japan, came to prominence in October when he signed the company’s first vertical merchandising deal in Asia with the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks. Here he speaks to Ben Cronin about the prospects for the company's fast fashion model in Asia.

You need a Premium subscription to access this content

Upgrade now to enjoy unlimited access to all our articles, insights, features and more

Already a subscriber? Sign in here

Most recent

Team strikes Uefa club deals worth close to €1.0
Premium

PGA Tour's vice president of gaming Scott Warfield tells SportBusiness why he is confident that the organization's continued investment in technology and broadcast initiatives will lead to increased in-tournament betting and, in turn, rising engagement.
Premium

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Michael Levine, co-head of CAA Sports. Fisher and Russo also discuss the latest developments around LIV Golf, the National Football League’s punishment of the Miami Dolphins, the establishment of the United International Baseball League, a seed fundraising round for sports technology firm Sportsbox AI, and the deaths of industry icons Bill Russell and Vin Scully.
Premium