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kennyky
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PostSubject: Golf shoes: Wide mainly ?   Fri May 09, 2014 3:33 pm

Hi Guys,

any reasons why most of golf shoes on the market in sg are in Wide size ?

Thanks
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PostSubject: Re: Golf shoes: Wide mainly ?   Fri May 09, 2014 3:45 pm

I notice that too.. The local footjoys are mainly in XW. so those who wear M or D will need to size down (assuming the shoes are true to fit)..
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PostSubject: Re: Golf shoes: Wide mainly ?   Fri May 09, 2014 4:45 pm

I remember I read somewhere that Asians usually have wide feet. Can this be the reason to avoid too many SKUs?
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PostSubject: Re: Golf shoes: Wide mainly ?   Fri May 09, 2014 5:28 pm

kennyky wrote:
Hi Guys,

any reasons why most of golf shoes on the market in sg are in Wide size ?

Thanks
Because Asians have wide feets ...  Laughing 
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PostSubject: Re: Golf shoes: Wide mainly ?   Fri May 09, 2014 7:23 pm

Local consumers are relatively un-demanding so retailers just stock 'one pattern fits all' models, this way companies can save on inventory costs and limit unsold stocks.
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PostSubject: Re: Golf shoes: Wide mainly ?   Mon May 12, 2014 7:10 pm

This is the reason I move away from Adidas and Footjoy.
Other less mass market brands have other options.
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PostSubject: Re: Golf shoes: Wide mainly ?   Mon May 12, 2014 8:08 pm

Footjoy W sizing for me suits me best. Coz of my wide feet.

As to why limited 'cutting' available, guess it's down to the purchaser of each brand.

No point holding too much stock and then not able to clear it.
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PostSubject: Re: Golf shoes: Wide mainly ?   Thu May 15, 2014 1:31 pm

thanks Guys ! that explains all .. now wearing some true links  for a year. I thought i will be nice to get a bit wide for comfort but at the end, i may swith back to "true to size" type or less wider shoes than true linkswear !
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