The Uniqlo Thread

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by weirdnjfan1, Nov 21, 2006.

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  1. McCurry

    McCurry Senior member

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    Well Boston and Chicago is the 3rd and 4th most dense cities after NY and SF. I don't think Boston would have much of a market through.

    I think what Uniqlo meant by that Apple quote is brand recognition, they pretty much want to dominate the clothing market, like how the early Iphone dominated cellphone market
     


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    You would be best off with an XS. I'm 5'10, 175 and I wear S in outerwear.
     


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    .Impulsv Senior member

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    In a visit to Uniqlo HQ, a reporter saw a map of SF, on which they were considering the location of the new store. All the major clothing retailers were marked. The one non-clothing retailer marked was the Apple Store.
     


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    When does the fall/winter season begin for +j
     


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    would you mind posting a pic? i'm curious how tight that S looks on you. Thanks.
     


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    About 2 years ago?

    Shit is over, never coming back.
     


  7. Johdus Fanfoozal

    Johdus Fanfoozal Senior member

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    Garden State Plaza in Paramus, which has more retail space per square mile than any other city in the world.
     


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    Knee-deep in bullshit right now
     


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    NJ is also where they have their warehouse for e-commerce so that's probably one of the reasons too
     


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    Blackmaged Senior member

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    re: uniqlo and apple, maybe this has something to do with it:

    source

    still doesn't make that much sense but yeah.
     
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    It probably isn't a big deal for them. SF members using it as a way to buy uniqlo probably only make up a tiny portion of their total business, especially since they do the same service for 100+ stores in NYC.
     


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    uniqlo could easily wipe out H&M if they wanted to
     


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    FYI Suddenlee is a proxy not for only Uniqlo rofl
     
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    Many of the 100+ stores Suddenlee proxies for either have their own webstores or have items readily available through other retailers (neither applying to Uniqlo at the moment), so I'm not sure how many of those other options are actually used by customers.
     


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