Takashimaya Co., Ltd. is a large Japanese department store chain. Founded in 1829 in Kyoto by Iida Shinkichi as a retailer of used clothing and cotton cloth, the store now has outlets throughout Japan and also in Taipei, Paris and Singapore.
Takashimaya was listed at #1197 on the Forbes Global 2000 list for 2006.
Takashimaya carries a wide array of products, ranging from wedding dresses and other apparel to electronics and flatware.
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