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Rogan outsourcing

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by amirrorcrackd, Apr 11, 2005.

  1. amirrorcrackd

    amirrorcrackd Well-Known Member

    Oct 27, 2004
    NY, NY
    Just noticed this while perusing ebay. Here is one such auction: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws....23&rd=1 Others mention it as well. Think they'll still command the same premium? Will the product suffer? Dan
  2. Oltmann

    Oltmann Well-Known Member

    May 14, 2004
    Orange County, CA
    I don't know if this story is true or not, but probably so since Loomstate (Rogan's sister company) makes their stuff in S. America.

    I think that for a lot of consumers, the story of quality begins with "Made in" and ends with a period. So that may hurt the brand.

    But the guys at Rogan probably said to themselves "Hey our jeans fall apart in a month, and people keep buying them anyway. Our customers must not care about quality." And the decision was made.
  3. Brian SD

    Brian SD Well-Known Member

    Feb 5, 2004
    True that.

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