What is so special about Fig scrubs?

Figs scrubs are also known to be breathable, quick-drying, and offer protection against liquid spills. But let’s hear from our healthcare and dental professionals: Said one female nurse, “My Figs scrubs are really comfy and breathable. I’ve tried so many different brands and will never go back.”

Why do people buy FIGS scrubs?

A differentiated product

In an industry where most of the wares are viewed as a commodity, Figs stands out for having a differentiated product. It makes scrubs out of its patented fabric that is stretchy, antimicrobial, moisture-wicking, and lightweight.

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What is the controversy with FIGS scrubs?

Last August, FIGS, the medical scrub startup based in Santa Monica, was sued for false advertising and misleading business practices. This week, the company is in court arguing it didn’t need to rely on any unsavory marketing tactics and that its products sold more because they were better than its competitors.

What do you wear under a fig scrub?

The most common layer to wear underneath scrubs is a scrub undershirt, either short-sleeved or long-sleeved, in neutral colors. While long-sleeved t-shirts may help keep you warm in a colder building, do be aware that they have a greater likelihood of getting stained and carrying germs around.

How long do FIGS scrubs take to deliver?

Standard U.S. shipping will arrive in 3-7 business days to most locations. Alaska will take longer. Express continental U.S. shipping will arrive in 2 business days for orders placed before 11 a.m. PT on Monday through Friday. Orders placed after 11 a.m. PT on Monday through Friday will arrive in 3 business days.

Where do FIGS scrubs ship from?

All sales are online, via the company’s website. FIGS predicted revenue of over $250 million in 2020, mostly through the sale of its upgraded scrubs. The company’s warehouse is in City of Industry, California.

How long does it take for FIG scrubs to arrive?

3-7 Business Days

What are the disadvantages of FIGS?

Figs may cause digestive upset or diarrhea due to their anti-constipation effects. They may also interfere with blood thinners, and some people may be allergic to them.

Are FIGS from China?

Sichuan and Shandong are China’s main fig-producing provinces, although they are increasingly being cultivated in Western Chinese provinces such as Xinjiang, as this 2016 China Daily article points out.

Are FIGS luxury?

As a member of the Ficus family, and known in many nations as the “fruit of the Gods”, figs are a true luxury.

Why is figs so popular?

They are cheap, uncomfortable, and ugly. So the co-founders of Figs decided that this huge market of consumers (there are 20 million healthcare professionals just in the U.S.) had the money to spend on comfortable scrubs that look and feel good.

Is Lululemon a fig?

Lululemon sells high-end yoga apparel and activewear. Figs is a much smaller online retailer that specializes in fitted scrubs and other medical apparel for healthcare workers.

Are figs popular in Italy?

Once so popular that every house had its own, fig trees are now rare but their fruits remain a staple of Italy’s cuisine.

Who brought figs to America?

Native to Asia, the fig (ficus carica) came to the Americas in 1520, imported by the Spaniards to Hispaniola, five years before it made its way to England from Italy.

Are figs Japanese?

Figs made their way to Japan from the Mediterranean in the early 1600s via China, when the fruit was also known as “foreigner’s kaki”.