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Kilometre-long queue for opening of Disney’s largest store in Shanghai

Kilometre-long queue for Shanghai's new Disney store.
Kilometre-long queue for Shanghai’s new Disney store. Image by Michael Gardner / CC BY-SA 2.0

A queue one kilometre long snaked around a Shanghai corner yesterday as the world’s largest Disney store opened its doors. Some shoppers stood in line for three hours to get inside the store. More than 2,000 products were on display, including some limited edition items. The store’s opening is a precursor to the delayed opening of Disney’s new Shanghai theme park, which will be the largest of the company’s parks when it opens in 2016. Read more: shanghaiist.com