PARCO Group Blog

April 2018

Chofu PARCO held Anti-Terrorism Seminar

Updated Apr. 23, 2018

Chofu PARCO held Anti-Terrorism Seminar

Chofu PARCO held crime prevention a workshop for shop staff in coordination with the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department and Chofu Police Station since Tokyo Stadium is a major site for the 2019 Rugby World Cup and the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The police officers explained at the workshop examples of previous international events fosuch as Olympics being used as targets for terrorist activities and, also explained the ingredients for making a bomb could be purchased from an ordinary home goods store.

We made sure shop staff that they should promptly contact the police if they sensed anything unusual.

“KIRE KIRE TEN Contemporary Folk Dress” exhibition in collaboration between discerning designers and textile companies

Updated Apr. 01, 2018


An exhibition “KIRE / KIRE / TEN – Contemporary Folk Dress” was held at Parco Museum in Ikebukuro PARCO.
In this exhibition, a total of 20 brands participate, from brands already active in mode and fashion to new brands making their debut at the event, and express "contemporary folk dress" in collaboration with textile companies.


The participating designers focused on fabric through a process of selection, development, and processing with cooperation from industrial plants located throughout Japan, adding flavor to them through various techniques including tie dying, needle punching, printing, and weft knitting.
Each designer created their own interpretation of the shared theme of contemporary folk dress for the exhibition.