Firstly, What kind of clothing you would like them to help you produce?
Why you need to do that? – Due to the fact that there is no clothing manufacturer can produce every kinds of clothing. Ex:, some just focus on knitted garmentwhile some are only focusing on woven products.
Secondly, Where should you go to look for them?
Just let begin with the internet. There is no reliable manufacturer now do not have themself on the internet . However, Different searching skill return different result.You should to the search according to the keyword with the name of your category and a specific country. For example you could do with “clothing manufacturer vietnam” instead.
The next step you should take is examine the service the are offering by using questions listed out below
– which kind of service among OEM, ODM, One-Stop-Shop, full package service they are providing? A manufacturer who can provide you a full package service would always be valued one ’cause they could cover from the begin to the finished process.
– How could they help you developnew kind of fabric. You could save lots of time any money in this take-time process since you do not need to carry out sourcing
+Are they experts in yarn and fabric?. If yes, there would not much dificut for them to develop a new kind of fabric and even consult you in some case.
+ Can you realize on their sourcing department? A strong sourcing department are essential for any manufacturer. Without this team, it’s hard for them to be flexible in their materials development. They would not be able buy materials at best price. Therefore, they can’t help you to buy material at reasonable price
+ Can they tell you about their yarn & fabrics suppliers network? This point might decided if they could be a capable manufacturer. Sometimes, people lie you with a list of suppliers while those suppliers are not actually supplying them. Check with those named suppliers if they have ever work with them.
And finally, Are they able to handle technical requirements? How they handle your technical requirement would show you alot about their their ability.
+ Do you need to go back and fort for too much time helping them get your idea of the product? The prerequisite to be good at manufacturder is to have good designers and technicians who are able got your idea of the products very quickly and accurately. In case that it take you too much affort to explain them your idea, don’t keep wasting your time. Sometimes it’s not because they they are not good at their major, it’s just because they can not understand your language very well. If you language or English are familiar with them, it would help to avoid a lot of misunderstanding caused by the language barriers.
+ How many technicians they have? It would decide how good your products would be manufactured. Strong technicians team could help you making good pattern, develope sample very fast, and prepared best tech-pack for bulk manufacturing A vast majority of the quality of your products depend on how good their technicians team is. Expcially in case of high functional products like activewear, any activewear clothing manufacturer must have in-house technicians who understand about the special structure of the product.
Are they capable to manufacturing? I means that Do they have their own factory?, How many people they have?, How many production lines they have and How good those machines are.
I really hope that there is something in my article could help you a little