From Tokyo to Denpasar, UNIQLO Open its First Store at Mal Bali Galeria UNIQLO arrives in Bali with highly innovative and comfortable LifeWear products October 26, 2018, Bali, Indonesia – From Tokyo to Denpasar, UNIQLO Indonesia is excited to announce the opening of its first store in Bali. Located at Mal Bali Galeria, the 1st mall in the region and also the locals first choice for shopping destination, this UNIQLO store is expected to accommodate both locals and international tourists who visit Bali for it has become one of the world’s most favorite holiday destination. UNIQLO Mal BaI Galeria marks the brand’s presence in 7 major cities and 20th store since its arrival in Indonesia in 2013.
The store occupies a sales area of more than 2,000 m2 on the 2 nd floor where customers can find high-quality collection of UNIQLO products that serve the need of clothing for men, women, children, and kids.
With the opening of the new Mal Bali Galeria store, UNIQLO also present "Hawai’i Collection" consist of Hawai’i Shirts for men, Hawai’i Bra Dress for women, and Hawai’i Shirts and Jersey Dress for Kids which will be available exclusively only at UNIQLO Mal Bali Galeria and Grand Indonesia. It is said that the origins of its designs were affected by kimonos that were brought into and made over Hawai’i by Japanese immigrants. The collection is born through the inspiration of these backgrounds, using contemporary designs of Japanese traditional motifs.
"By making UNIQLO accessible to the people in Bali, not only we are aiming at expanding the business, but also extending our excellent service to the locals as well as international tourists. This is also reflected through our collaboration with the communities in the hopes of enriching the lives of the local people in Bali. Simplicity, quality, and longevity are the cores behind our LifeWear products, therefore we sincerely hope that our products will fit nicely with the lifestyle of the people in Bali," stated Naoki Kamogawa, the President Director of UNIQLO Indonesia (PT. Fast Retailing Indonesia) during the opening of the store at Mal Bali Galeria.
Starting from 17 October - 11 November 2018, UNIQLO also teamed up with several other local communities starting such as Alter Ego, Amplitude, Eat Well, Hungry Bird Coffee Roasters and Karakter Kopi by placing the UNIQLO Claw Machines to get a chance to win exciting prizes such as UNIQLO’s LifeWear products and merchandises, gift vouchers, coffee vouchers, and others.
To celebrate the opening day, customers can also enjoy Taiko performance, a traditional style drum from Okinawa by students from Taiko Club of Junior Japan in Bali to represent the brand’s wish to be sustainable by empowering with the local communities. The opening ceremony then follow with ribbon-cutting ceremony.
On the opening day, 100 customers in line can also enjoy free coffee from Hungry Bird Coffee Roasters. During opening period, customers who spend a minimum of IDR. 500.000 will receive NEWS RELEASE 2 UNIQLO Dry Bag (while stocks last) for customers daily essentials in keeping their belongings dry and try their luck on the UNIQLO Claw Machine that will be located in front of the store.
With the opening of this new store at Mal Bali Galeria, UNIQLO hopes to deliver greater convenience through its thoughtfully designed, high quality, comfortable and innovative clothing that called LifeWear for everyone in Bali and surrounding cities.
UNIQLO LifeWear Apparel that comes from the Japanese values of simplicity, quality and longevity. Designed to be of the time and for the time, LifeWear is made with such modern elegance that it becomes the building blocks of each individual’s style. A perfect shirt that is always being made more perfect. The simplest design hiding the most thoughtful and modern details. The best in fit and fabric made to be affordable and accessible to all. LifeWear is clothing that is constantly being innovated, bringing more warmth, more lightness, better design, and better comfort to people’s lives.
About UNIQLO and Fast Retailing UNIQLO is a brand of Fast Retailing Co., Ltd., a leading Japanese retail holding company with global headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. UNIQLO is the largest of six main brands in the Fast Retailing Group, the others being GU, J Brand, Theory, Comptoir des Cotonniers, and Princesse tam.tam. With global sales of approximately 2.13 trillion yen for the 2018 fiscal year ending August 31, 2018 (US $19.17 billion, calculated in yen using the end of August 2018 rate of $1 = 111.1 yen), Fast Retailing is one of the world’s largest apparel retail companies, and UNIQLO is Japan’s leading specialty retailer.
UNIQLO continues to open large-scale stores in some of the world's most important cities and locations, as part of its ongoing efforts to solidify its status as a global brand. Today the company has more than 2,000 stores in 21 markets including Japan. In alphabetical order, the other markets are Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Netherlands, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, U.K. and U.S. In addition, UNIQLO established a social business in Bangladesh together with the Grameen Bank in 2010, and today there are several Grameen-UNIQLO stores in Dhaka.
With a corporate statement committed to changing clothes, changing conventional wisdom and change the world, Fast Retailing is dedicated to creating great clothing with new and unique value to enrich the lives of people everywhere.