By Mike DeNardo

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The 32nd U.S. store for Japanese clothing retailer UNIQLO opens in Center City Philadelphia Friday morning.

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“From Tokyo To Philadelphia” is painted on the window at the new store on the 1600 block of Chestnut Street where Filene’s Basement used to be located.

(Credit: Mike DeNardo)

(Credit: Mike DeNardo)

City officials were on hand for the grand opening at 10 a.m. of the store that sells casual clothing.

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The Center City location is part of an expanding footprint in the Philadelphia area. It joins stores in King of Prussia and Cherry Hill.

A Willow Grove UNIQLO is set to open next week.

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