Uniqlo Unveils New Fifth Avenue Flagship

Japanese retailer Uniqlo‘s new world flagship store officially opened for business last Thursday in midtown Manhattan. One of our correspondents dropped by the celeb-studded opening day celebration, where sake was served and shoppers were serenaded by Sharon Jones and the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, and reported back that the new outpost is GIGANTIC. More specifically, it’s 89,000 square feet and boasts 100 fitting rooms and 50 registers.

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