The clothing store UNIQLO will open one of its first stores in Massachusetts on Friday, Aug. 29, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Natick Mall at 9:45 a.m.
Larry Meyer, CEO of UNIQLO USA, will preside over the ceremony.
will feature performances by traditional Japanese Taiko drummers and an
appearance by Wally the Green Monster from the Boston Red Sox.
Friday morning and throughout the weekend, there will be promotions and giveaways including 200 limited edition UNIQLO tote bags each day of opening weekend (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) and Taiko drum performances.
UNIQLO is also opening a store Friday at the The Mall at Chestnut Hill. These stores will be the brand’s first permanent locations in Massachusetts, providing Boston customers with the high quality, stylish, affordable, casual apparel for men, women and children.
Uniqlo Co., Ltd. is a Japanese casual wear designer, manufacturer and retailer, founded in 1949.
Future stores in the region include Northshore Mall, Legacy Place, Newbury Street and Faneuil Hall.
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