This is American Apparel's Shiny, New, High-Tech Warehouse
American Apparel, whose business was built on affordable basics produced right here in the US of A, has outgrown its iconic warehouse space in Downtown LA. And instead of annexing more space nearby, AA made the executive decision to invest in the future in a big way by leasing a nearly 225,000-square-foot, one-floor warehouse in La Mirada.
The vertically-integrated manufacturer is in the process of testing the equipment at its shiny, vast new space and plans to begin trucking in inventory this January. According to the company, the warehouse was needed for a few reasons. Space was one, speed another.