UNIQLO opening at Milford mall

UNIQLO will continue its expansion in the U.S. by opening new stores throughout the summer and fall in Connecticut, including at the Westfield Mall in Milford.

“As we continue our expansion in the US, we’re excited to offer more shopping opportunities to our loyal fan base who look to us to provide great clothing that is comfortable, fun and designed to effortlessly complement those wearing it,” said Larry Meyer, CEO of UNIQLO USA and Fast Retailing Group Senior Vice President.

To staff these new stores, UNIQLO plans to hire and train several hundred full-time and part-time employees at all levels. For more information on open positions, visit uniqlo.com, or download the new UNIQLO USA app.

UNIQLO has more than 1,300 stores around the globe. Since opening its first store in Hiroshima in 1984, UNIQLO has evolved to become an international leader in high-quality, casual clothing with universal designs that offer supreme comfort and a superb fit that aim to improve the daily lives of its customers, store officials said.

The new UNIQLO stores will all carry collections for men, women and children.

UNIQLO is a brand of Fast Retailing Co., Ltd., a leading global Japanese retail holding company that designs, manufactures and sells clothing under seven main brands: Comptoir des Cotonniers, GU, Helmut Lang, J Brand, Princesse tam.tam, Theory, and UNIQLO.