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How Much Did That Zipper Cost? With Transparency Pricing, You Know Everything
June 13, 2017 at 7:48 am

To make its Kennedy Weekender overnight bag, the accessories and leather goods company Oliver Cabell spends $16.02 on canvas, $11.58 on leather, $5.68 on lining and 78 cents on webbing. The zipper costs the manufacturer $4.27. In total — including manufacturing, transit, duties and other expenses — the company spends $110.35 to create the bag,…