Thursday, April 9, 2015

A merchandiser is known as a person who is commonly concerned in business promotion by buying and selling of goods.
The merchandiser usually works with all departments in a company--- management, design, procuring, and production, sales and promoting to confirm the finished product is executed correctly and on time. Merchandising is a process which helps to arbitrate production and marketing sections. It is a complicated procedure of practices and actions used to encourage and uphold certain types of commercial activity. The individuals who engaged in this sector are known as merchandiser. A merchandiser has to perform as a communicator between buyer and seller. He starts the conversation with the buyer or his agent and creates a friendly environment between both parties. Usually, merchandiser works with the design team to display the product or promote product line efficiently. 

Saturday, April 4, 2015

SOP for Cutting Knit, Fleece & Stretch fabrics

Quality check Knit Fleece Stretch fabrics Before going to cut knit, fleece or any sort of stretch fabric garments industry have to follow some special techniques. There are some techniques which should be taken into consideration while doing cutting these stretch fabrics.

1) Fabric inspection done by 4 point systems & 10% from the total order quantity covering all colors

2) Receiving of order sheet with sample/fabric shrinkage data/shade details and Fabric inspection report

3) Receiving fabric shade wise

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Once wearer was only made at home or tailoring house for individuals. Mass people could not think about trendy dresses. They only wish to wear cheap outfits for regular usages. Only rich or aristocrat family desires to wear luxurious fashion items. But the day has changed. Now people of all ages desire to wear fashionable items because the price range of those items became affordable. Industrial revolution enhances the opportunities to grow many clothing industries and fashion houses. New inventions of industrial machinery like as sewing machine, weaving machine, power generator, improvement of production techniques, globalization and marketing policy generate a level playing ground among fashion industries for competition.

Sunday, March 29, 2015

There are five basic needs for a human being to make their lives happier. Garments are one of the most important elements among the five basic needs. It’s a natural truth that men or women always become pleased by wearing lucrative dresses. Thus, fashion industries are handling million dollar business every year. Fashion is a lucrative sector where someone can earn much than less investment. Latent talent and creativity are the vital weapons to lead in this arena.    

Liaison office: There is a close relation between liaison office and buying house. Liaison office is an individual agent who is supposed to work only under nominated buyer. It is representative of one buyer and has to overlook assign buyers interest. Usually, prominent buyer setup liaison office to follow up particular territories vendor’s function. 

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Garments production is a business where so many guys have to perform to achieve target. It is hard working track where every minute is counted. Costing of garments is mandatory task for a RMG merchandiser especially in soft-line. Overall chance of getting order and profit depends on it simultaneously. It’s a general trend for all to gain profit by selling product. Profit is the key target of all companies except charity, NGO and other special companies.
Garments Costing Parameters 
But now a day’s most of the companies emphasize on profit as well as doing some social responsibilities. They are working on the theme of “profit is the byproduct of your total performance”. They always prefer consumer’s satisfaction than profit margin. If consumers become pleased, it is easier to gain profit. Generally when income incur above breakeven point that time it is considered as profit. When two vendors ethical standard like sample, compliance, working environment, logistic service equal to each other that time costing plays a vital role to convince buyer. There are some parameters which should be taken into consideration while doing costing.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

longarm quilting machineIntroduction: The word quilt is supposed to derives from Latin culcita, meaning a padded and fixed mattress but it came into the English language from the French word cuilte. Quilting is a common sewing technique for clothing and furnishings which is used in many places of the world for several millenniums. Quilting is a classy needlework process where two or more layers of fabric affixed together in a decorative pattern to make a thicker useful padded substance. 

A fabric structure consisting of a layer of cotton, goose down, fiberfill, feather, padding or any cheap item undercover between two layers of material and held in place by stitching or sealing in a regular pattern across the body of the composite. It is a process of stitch bonding a batting or composite. Quilting is often merged with patchwork, embroidery, applique and other forms of needlework. Classic quilting can be done by 3 layers: the top fabric or quilt top, batting or insulating material and backing material.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Garments CostingProduct costing is an essential primary step to know profit or loss in any organization. It's probably the toughest thing for someone to find out accurate costing and fix product selling price. There are two main hazards and someone should be aware about under pricing and over pricing during evaluating and planning overall business strategies. Both elements are harmful for any organization. 

Costing is a procedure for counting or estimating before delivering a goods or service to consumers. It is vital process to find out raw material source, production, marketing, sales etc to produce particular goods. He, who has to engage this task should have vast knowledge about everything associated with fabric, accessories, washing, packing, shipping, MOQ, stock & CM for garments production, is essential to make perfect garments costing. To prepare product costing should consider all functions like value chain model and supply chain management of fabrics and accessories, transportation, sewing and packing of garments, shipping, over heads, tax-vat, insurance, banking charges and commissions etc.

Considering points before garment costing:

Thursday, March 5, 2015

The followings are some basic principles for day to day improvement especially perform as a quality leader.
quality leader

* Know your business and its volume to be intimate with the details. It will make an inspiration to move faster.
* Be accountable and hold your team’s accountability. TQM (Total quality management) is inevitable in this regard.
* Focus on issues, not on people and keep away any personal relation during decision making. The issues where from arise try to hit there and keep it under control.
* The customer is the edit point. So, we have to realize buyer’s tendency and obey their direction point by point.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

fashion industryFashion is an art of doing something. The fashion of clothing is the ability of application, pattern, design, natural beauty and imagination. A fashion design is highly influenced by cultural and social tendency which vary depending on times and locations. When a group of people chases behind anything then it will be fashion. Style is the fundamental part of fashion. Usually, fashion designers generate the designs by using their imagination for clothing and accessories in all around the world to pleased customers. The fascinated dresses what we purchased from shopping mall is the final outcome of many people efforts. We only know some fashion icons who are working in the front line. But we do not know maximum portion in this sector that are paying labor behind the scene. However, some designers become successful by their strong dedication like as Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Coco Chanel, Giorgio Armani or Donna Karan.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

fashion designerWhen a group of people chase something or be passionate to gain it then it will be fashion. Style is the fundamental element of fashion. Fashion designers generate the designs by moving back and forth for clothing or accessories around the world to pleased consumers. Some fashion wearers rule for long tenure and vice-versa is true. 
Fashion is an art of doing something. The fashion of clothing is the art of application, pattern, design, natural beauty and imagination. A fashion design is highly influenced by cultural and social tendency which vary depending on times and locations.
Functionality and beauty are the key determiner while creation fashion design via fashion designers. In addition they keep in minds about age group and the situation.