Firt of all, List out clothings that you are interested in
Why? – Since there is no clothing manufacturer can produce every kinds of product. For instant, some only produce knitted garment, some are only manufacturing woven products.
Secondly, Where should you go to reach them?
the answer is on the internet. There is no reliable manufacturer now do not have themself on the internet in this digital age. 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, the phrase “clothing manufacturer vietnam” would be much more efficient instead.
Thirdly, look insight the service the are offering with questions listed out below
– Would they be able to provide you with full package services? A supplier who can provide you a full package service would always be valued one as they could cover the whole manufacturing process for you.
– Are they flexible in fabric development. It’s very economic in terms of time and money ’cause you do not need to do sourcing
+Do they keep themself updated with new knowledge, technology and innovation of yarn and fabric?. If yes, they would know exactly what to do to handle your requirement of fabric development and even support you with valued suggestion or solution.
+ How about their sourcing department? A professional sourcing department are very important for any producer. Without this team, it’s impossible 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
+ Have they got a good relationship with materials suppliers? This is an essential point to decide if they are trustworthy. Do not totally believe in them easily as, sometimes, people lie you with a list of suppliers while those suppliers are not actually working with them. You can easily check with supplier listed by them if they are actually their partners.
And finally, Is your technical requirement a matter for them? It’s very important to be able to handle technical requirement as it will decide how good quality your product will be.
+ How quick and accurate they got your idea of products? 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. If it take you too much affort to explain them your idea, they can’t be a good supplier. Sometimes it’s not because they they are not good at their major, the problem is just because they don’t know your language. If they could speak your language or English, it would help to avoid a lot of misunderstanding caused by the language barriers.
+ Do their technicians equipped with modern technology? It would decide how fast they could handle your order. 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, technicians teams who have knowledge in structure of the product are must-have for that activewear clothing manufacturer.
Do they have enough capacity to manufacture for you? I means that Do they have their own factory?, How many worker are working in their factory?, How many machine they have and What kind of machine using in production.
Hope that there is something in my article could help you a little