According to the latest announcement from Uniqlo, its first store in Vietnam is located at Parkson Saigon Tourist Plaza (District 1, Ho Chi Minh City).
The store location is on the corner of Le Thanh Ton and Dong Khoi streets (District 1, HCMC). Since April, this shopping center has begun to be repaired and upgraded. With 3 floors, total area 3,000 m2, Uniqlo Dong Khoi is advertised as one of Uniqlo's largest stores in Southeast Asia.
Talking to Zing.vn, Mr. Osamu Ikezoe, Co-CEO of Uniqlo Vietnam, said that the store is expected to operate from Fall - Winter this year with Lifewear products suitable for all types of customers.
Previously, the information of opening the first store in Vietnam was confirmed by Uniqlo's representative at the end of 2018.
Tadashi Yanai, Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Fast Retailing Group (the owner of Uniqlo), said that entering the Vietnamese market is an important milestone, marking a development step. and deeper access to the potential Southeast Asian market.
Registered Japanese clothing retail corporation Uniqlo Vietnam is headquartered in Ho Chi Minh City in the form of a 100% joint venture with foreign capital. Accordingly, Fast Retailing in Singapore holds 75% of capital and Mitsubishi Corporation holds 25% of capital. When it was first established, the representative of the company in Vietnam was the Senior Vice President of Fast Retailing Group, Mr. Satoshi Hatase.
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* Source: zing News