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Our sister site took a long look at Uniqlo and how it's planning for a major US expansion, including opening stores in Los Angeles, Philadelphia, and Boston this year. Click through to read about their rigorous employee training, their use of electronic displays in store, and how they're working to fit the bodies of American shoppers. [Racked]