Japanese apparel brand, UNIQLO, just recently opened to the public its First flagship store in Manila.
The new store, which is considered as the largest UNIQLO store in the country and in the Southeast Asia region with an expanse measure of 4,100 square meters, occupying two levels of the Glorietta 5 shopping mall in Makati City., is located in Glorietta 5, Ayala Avenue, in Makati’s central business and commercial district.
Uniqlo Manila not only offers the latest and widest array of fashion threads but also promotes a one of a kind, world-class shopping experience featuring large visual displays and state-of-the-art design concepts. As with other Global Flagship Stores, the store will also showcase the full lineup of LifeWear for men, women, kids, and babies.
The store first opened its door to the media attended by Uniqlo founder Tadashi Yanai. Aside from Uniqlo executives and local partners, celebrities led by brand ambassadors Pia Wurtzbach and Atom Araullo also graced the preview launch of the global flagship store.
The store also features a design project featuring Uniqlo Manila “future hero” ambassador Leeroy New and Japanese stylist Shun Watanabe; art pillars by members of the local design group Plus63 Design; in-store music by local acts led by Erwin Romulo and Malek Lopez; and a terrace with lounge furniture by Kenneth Cobonpue.