Each episode of “The Inventives” features influential individual(s) behind local businesses or communities whose passion has made an impact. Local business and communities featured are from various fields, included but not limited to: fashion, culinary, lifestyle, music, and art. Viewers are treated to how these people build their business, their philosophies, views and goals, and also the struggles and challenges they are facing along the road of entrepreneurship.
Started in 1998 and still going strong after all these years, UNKL347 (previously known as 347 and EAT) is the one who started it all. From their humble beginning selling t-shirts, shorts, sandals and bag, UNKL347 now has grown in to a clothing empire and started to do projects in architecture and interior design. A true pioneer, UNKL347 is the first brand that make local products cool. Not only influencing how youth dressed, they also part of the movement that innovating a new form of creativity and supporting the sub-culture evolution. We met the founder, Dendy Darman, to talks about how they built their company and what’s next for UNKL347 in the future.