Originally Posted by stevent
There are quite a few shops, but the markup is quite high and very limited sales. I was in Japan when they opened the Rugby shop, prices for the standard $60 oxford came out to $118 I think at the current exchange rate. And the ~$75 shirts were going for ~$150. Every time I go to Asia I always debate whether I should just stop by Barneys and buy two or three of the trendier bags and pay for the whole trip through that. (or iPads). I don't have the resellers' connections to make sure the stuff sells right away though
Yeah I know there are a few, they specifically mentioned Korea during the interview (or at least one person did), I don't doubt it at all that Asian markets would get an uptick in prices.
I wish I knew someone I could trust to help me do something like that in Japan. I would empty the stores and head out there - or open a business there that resold