UNIQLO is set to open its first store in the Midwest and its second largest store in the nation coming in at 60,000 square feet, on Friday, October 23 in Chicago. When the highly anticipated store opens it will feature a Starbucks in store as well as the largest selections of products for men’s, women’s, children’s and their upcoming fall collaborations with Lemaire, Carine Roitfeld, Disney & Ines de la Fressange x Uniqlo collections.
UNIQLO is teaming up with the Chicago Bulls on a community program with After School Matters to host an art-related event in the Chicago Flagship store and a design contest for talented youths in the area. Ahead of their setting roots in Chicago, UNIQLO and the Bulls will also hold a series of events and activities to coincide with the Chicago opening in late October with prizes including Bulls game tickets and VIP experiences.
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