Long story short: SM Retail will be be opening the first Uniqlo store in Manila by 2012.
Uniqlo is Japan’s top clothing chain, with stores in China, France, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
Uniqlo is famous among anime fans for their graphic t-shirts, produced in collaboration with major anime franchises, and sold under the store’s UT line.
Some of the major series with UT releases are: Gundam, Evangelion, One Piece, Monster Hunter, and Naruto. There also lines produced for Mickey Mouse, Barbie, and Harry Potter.