NEW YORK — Six years after opening its first U.S. store in SoHo, Uniqlo next week will finally launch an American e-commerce site.
The Japanese retailer operates only five stores in the U.S., four in the New York-metro area and one in San Francisco. There’s great demand for Uniqlo products across the country, said Shin Odake, ceo of Uniqlo U.S., adding that the e-commerce site will allow Uniqlo to see where potential customers reside so it can consider opening stores there.
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