But they been trying to expand for a while now to a lot more than that.Saying you want to pivot to be like Zara, the most profitable common fashion brand around is relatively obviously media spiel. These articles you link are all coming off the back of Yanai interview, which he immediately draws a line between Zara model and his own after making the need for speed spiel(“Zara sells fashion rather than catering to customers’ needs,” said Yanai. “We will sell products that are rooted in people’s day to day lives, and we do so based on what we hear from customers.”)”Uniqlo is good for basics, and it is fast fashion in the sense that it is cheaper and cheaper made, but they have a lot of stuff that could be staple pieces or basics for your wardrobe so that not really fast fashion.”Justin Kerr, chief merchandising officer and head of marketing for Uniqlo USA, said the company does not identify as fast fashion but rather “lifewear.””Our goal is to improve people lives through clothing, and being able to offer the best quality at the best possible prices is our obsession,” Kerr said.Kerr emphasized the company use of supima cotton, known for higher quality, and its relationship with California farmers who produce that variety of cotton, as well as years devoted to the development of a specialty fabric that didn necessarily follow trends.Forever 21 and H declined to comment.It also worth noting that Uniqlo use of automation tends to set them apart from the others ethically speaking, hence why they were willing to comment on a piece about fashion ethics.
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