Creating a True LifeWear Destination to Local and Global Visitors
January 19, 2024, Kuala Lumpur – Global apparel retailer UNIQLO today celebrated the grand opening of its latest store at The Exchange TRX in Kuala Lumpur. This newly unveiled UNIQLO outlet proudly stands as the largest store in Malaysia, offering an extensive array of UNIQLO products and services to local patrons and tourists.
Spanning across 38,719 square feet, UNIQLO The Exchange TRX stands as the pinnacle of UNIQLO’s LifeWear offerings, enhancing the shopping experience for both locals and tourists. Situated strategically in the heart of the city near public transportation facilities, it aims to be an appealing shopping destination for everyone.
The new store opening at The Exchange TRX demonstrates UNIQLO’s commitment to delivering LifeWear, offering comfortable and fashionable apparel to its customers. Featuring three stories, the store showcases a wide range of UNIQLO’s high-quality and comfortable LifeWear clothing, including the latest collections for men, women, and children. Customers can anticipate a rich and diverse array of choices, from everyday essentials to the latest trendy and season-specific items.
Yuki Yamada, Group Executive Officer of Fast Retailing and Chief Executive Officer of UNIQLO Malaysia and Singapore, said, “We are thrilled to launch our latest store at The Exchange TRX store. The new store marks a significant milestone in our mission to bring LifeWear closer to the community. Our goal is to create not just a store but a true LifeWear destination, a modern, functional design with sustainability elements that offer a comfortable and inspiring shopping experience for all.”
|Exclusive UTme! Designs Collaboration with Local Artist – Shan Shan Lim
To commemorate the opening of UNIQLO The Exchange TRX, the retailer collaborated with local multidisciplinary artist Shan Shan Lim to create UTme! designs. These designs serve as a reminder to connect with the world, while flora illustrations echo UNIQLO’s ongoing commitment to sustainability, inviting customers to explore their reflections.
Situated on the Concourse Level, this UNIQLO Coffee offers a convenient selection of drinks and snacks, most of which are common favourites amongst the Malaysian crowd. Providing both takeaways and dine-in options, it invites visitors to relish UNIQLO’s signature coffee blend.
RE.UNIQLO Studio was launched in November 2022, contributing towards a circular economy through upcycling and the 3Rs: Repair, Reuse, and Recycle.
Located at First Floor, the RE.UNIQLO Studio offers repair services such as embroidery and Sashiko stitching, helping customers extend the life of LifeWear items.
|UT and UTme!
The first floor of UNIQLO The Exchange TRX store features a dedicated space for UNIQLO UT T-shirts featuring motifs from pop culture icons that are popular in Malaysia and globally, including KAWS, DISNEY and anime inspired.
The UTme! service enables customers to customise T-shirts and tote bags with their own designs or existing motifs, offering a personalised touch to their fashion.
UNIQLO made its debut in Malaysia in 2010 with its first store in Fahrenheit88. Since then, the brand has received significant popularity through its LifeWear products, establishing 59 stores nationwide.
For more information about UNIQLO, please visit www.uniqlo.com/my.