Beams

BEAMS is a prominent Japanese contemporary fashion chain and label based in Tokyo, Japan, in 1976. BEAMS is founded by Etsuzo Shitara with Osamu Shigematsu, who is the store manager and have managed the Shinko Inc. cardboard packaging business. BEAMS began a push for international expansion, opening up a women’s clothing store in Hong Kong in 2006, and subsequently accounts in Beijing, Shanghai, Taipei and Bangkok. Currently, Yo Shitara is the company’s CEO, with BEAMS boasting over 70 domestic stores and sales profits of ¥44.6 billion JPY in 2006.

BEAMS Revisits Clarks Originals' Desert Rock GORE-TEX For FW20
Footwear

BEAMS Revisits Clarks Originals' Desert Rock GORE-TEX For FW20

Arriving in black leather and dark navy suede.

MR PORTER’s “The Tee Store” Returns This Week
Fashion

MR PORTER’s “The Tee Store” Returns This Week

An exclusive capsule collection of T-shirts from a variety of leading brands.

Briefing Joins Beams Plus for Robust Aluminium Heavy Duty Suitcase
Design

Briefing Joins Beams Plus for Robust Aluminium Heavy Duty Suitcase

Available in two sizes: hand luggage and check-in sized.

BEAMS International Gallery Teams with Guidi for Paint-Splattered PL1 Boots
Footwear

BEAMS International Gallery Teams with Guidi for Paint-Splattered PL1 Boots

A vivid, colorful take on the long-standing Italian tannery’s hand-crafted silhouette.

BEAMS Launches "Best 100" Project Spotlighting Essential Items
Fashion

BEAMS Launches "Best 100" Project Spotlighting Essential Items

Covering holiday clothing, business items and homewares.

BEAMS and G-SHOCK Link up for Retro-Inspired Stopwatch
Fashion

BEAMS and G-SHOCK Link up for Retro-Inspired Stopwatch

Modeled after the classic HS-70W-1JH.

BEAMS and TIMEX Rework Collectible Retro Timepieces
Fashion

BEAMS and TIMEX Rework Collectible Retro Timepieces

Based on the Original Camper and Classic Digital models.

BEAMS and Citizen Harken Back to the '80s With Silver Ana-Digi Temp Watch
Fashion

BEAMS and Citizen Harken Back to the '80s With Silver Ana-Digi Temp Watch

A loyally-understated update to the retro timepiece.

BEAMS Team With G-SHOCK for Two More Translucent Timepieces
Fashion

BEAMS Team With G-SHOCK for Two More Translucent Timepieces

Yielding the DW-5600 “Clear Skeleton” and GMN-691 “Crazy Color.”

BEAMS' Military-Indebted Mizuno Wave Rider 10 Gets Wider Release
Footwear

BEAMS' Military-Indebted Mizuno Wave Rider 10 Gets Wider Release

Its nylon, leather and webbing upper is covered in “Wood Ash/Flame Orange” tones.

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