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Uniqlo to open first Singapore global flagship store
Mar '16
Japanese apparel retailer Uniqlo said it will open its first global flagship store in Singapore, and also it's first in Southeast Asia region, in autumn of this year, which will create around 300 jobs.

As per a Uniqlo press release, the new store, which will be the largest Uniqlo store in Singapore and in the region, will be located in the Orchard Central mall along Orchard Road.

"Having been a member of the local retail scene since 2009, we remain committed to being an integral part of Singapore's growth and future," said Taku Morikawa, Uniqlo Southeast Asia CEO.

"We will continue our effort to design and create innovative clothes that enrich the daily lives of people, as a reflection of our Lifewear philosophy," he added.

The Singapore global flagship store will provide an extensive range of the latest lines for women, men, kids and babies, in a sales area of approximately 2,700 square metres across three levels.

“Modelled on highly successful Uniqlo flagship stores around the world, customers will enjoy the best that Uniqlo has to offer, in a truly unique retailing setting,” the retailer too added in the press release.

According to Uniqlo, the opening of a global flagship store in Singapore, highlights its prominence in Uniqlo's expansion plans worldwide and will add to global flagship stores in key worldwide locations.

“Through its innovative, high-tech displays and extensive product lineup, the new Singapore global flagship store will serve as a launch pad to display the brand's Lifewear to a wider audience,” Uniqlo informed. (AR)

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