May 24, 2019 | By Cassandra Napoli
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.
Know what’s next. Become a WGSN member today to benefit from our daily trend intelligence, retail analytics, consumer insights and bespoke consultancy services.