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Japan’s mecca for blue jeans fans — and those with deep pockets

Kojima town in Japan’s Okayama prefecture, about a 90-minute flight west of Tokyo, should be top of the bucket list for any blue jeans or otherwise denim-fan heading to Japan. This town of about 15,000 people is home to a disproportionately large portion of Japan’s denim manufacturers, or about 200 companies involved in jeans production […]