Uniqlo to open first downtown LA location
Japanese apparel giant Uniqlo is coming to hip and happening downtown Los Angeles
The retailer will open a store this fall at The Bloc, an open-air shopping and entertainment destination in the heart of the city’s downtown area. The 12,000 -sq.-ft., two-level location will be the brand’s first store in downtown LA. Uniqlo currently operates nine stores in the Los Angeles region. The new store will offer Uniqlo’s full assortment for men, women and children, along with such in-store services as including complimentary alterations on pants over $19.90, and pick-ups of online orders.
The Bloc is the largest mixed-use site in Los Angeles.
“We welcome Uniqlo to our outstanding roster of tenants, which further positions The Bloc as one of the leading retail and entertainment centers in the city, an important anchor to downtown’s ongoing transformation, and a prominent destination for shoppers, office workers, and visitors,” said Jeff Kanne, president and CEO of National Real Estate Advisors, LLC, the owner of The Bloc.
Uniqlo has more than 2,000 stores in 19 markets worldwide, including 48 U.S. stores.