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Seven & I, Fast Retailing eye alliance, clothing line

Japanese retail giant Seven & I Holdings Co. and Fast Retailing Co., the operator of Uniqlo and other clothing chains, are mulling forging a comprehensive business alliance, it was learned on Friday.

They are aiming to meet diversifying consumer needs through the collaboration, which is expected to cover product designing, manufacturing, distribution and marketing, sources said.