Firstly, Do you have a specific product or a product line to look for?
Why? – Because of the fact that Each clothing manufacturer are strong in producing only some kinds of clothing. Ex:, some just focus on knitted garment, some are only producing woven products.
Secondly, How to reach a suitable one for your product?
Just let begin with the internet. They are all on the internet . However, I would like to draw your attention on some Google searching technique to reach the most suitable partner.You could find according name of your prouduct with the information of a specific country. For example, the phrase “clothing manufacturer vietnam” would be much more efficient instead.
Thirdly, collect information about their service by using the checklist below
– Would they be able to provide you with full package services? A manufacturer who can provide you a one-stop-shop service would always be able to satisfy you due to the fact that they could cover the whole manufacturing process for you.
– Are they flexible in material development. If they couldn’t do that, working with them will be a not really good ideal since you will need to take in charge of sourcing by yourself
+Are they experts in yarn and fabric?. If yes, they would know exactly what to do to handle your requirement of fabric development and even consult you in some case.
+ Do they have a professional sourcing team? A reliable sourcing team are essential for any supplier. Without this department, they could not be flexible in their materials development. Their input materials cost would be high. Therefore, they can’t help you to buy material at reasonable price
+ Can they tell you about their yarn & fabrics suppliers network? This would define them as a reliable or unreliable supplier. Stay elert as, somtimes, people lie you with a list of suppliers while those suppliers are not actually supplying them. You can easily check with supplier named by them if they are actually their partners.
And finally, Do you know about their ability of handling technical requirements? It’s very important as the better they handle your technical requirement, the high quality your product is.
+ Would they be able to understand your idea exactly? 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. Don’t waste you time with suppliers who could do not have technicians who are able to understand your idea or requirement quickly and exactly. Sometimes it’s not because they can’t handle your technical reuqirement, the problem is just because they don’t know your language. If you language or English are familiar with them, it would would be a big help for them.
+ How many technicians they have? It would decide how good your products would be manufactured. pattern making, samples development, preparing tech-pack… they handle all those things in professional process. 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.
Do they have enough capacity to manufacture for you? I means that how goood their factory facilitated?, How many worker they have?, How many machine have been set up and What kind of machine they have.
Hope that you could find anything that help you after reading this article