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Supplier Selection Criteria for A Garment Order

Supplier selection

Supplier selection criteria: Many industries have adopted the flexible production philosophy of mass customization as a reaction to the fast-changing customer demand environment. In relation to that mixed-model production (MMP) is a possibility for increasing flexibility, especially in the assembly department. However, many apparel companies have failed in their transition from traditional manufacturing to new, … Read more

Core Spun Yarn | Eye-catching applications in Textile Industry

Most of the fabric type is applicable to create a major lot of apparel. Among those fabric types, core spun yarn (CSY) is one of them. These yarns are a fabric type that requires to get made by wrapping a staple polyester around a non-filament polyester fiber during the spinning process. In the apparel industry, … Read more

Garment Merchandiser’s roles & responsibilities

Garment sample room

Garment Merchandiser | Tasks: Merchandising is any practice which contributes to the sale of products to a retail consumer. At a retail in-store level, merchandising refers to displaying products that are for sale in a creative way that entices customers to purchase more items or products.

A Garment merchandiser for clothing acts as a link between the industry and the consumer. He is responsible for managing every task, including purchasing the raw materials needed to complete the product, creating and finishing the garment, creating paperwork, and finally delivering. He is actually the principal person in charge of ensuring that the product is made on time.

A Garment merchandiser serves as a liaison between the buyer, numerous company departments, and affiliated businesses to facilitate the execution of the order. By “allied companies,” we mean “factories for stitching,” “fabric, accessory, and embroidery firms.” These can be outsourced and need not be actual homes. The Garment merchandiser must be aware of what is expected of him in order to contribute to the business and succeed on the market.

The garment merchandiser’s job is to manage the order from the moment the buyer places the purchase through shipping, determining account profitability, and receiving payment in the bank. In a nutshell, a Garment merchandiser evaluates, plans, acquires, handles, and supervises the complete order from beginning to end.

 
What tasks a merchandiser should do?

Types of Garment Merchandisers?

  • Fashion Merchandiser: Fashion Merchandiser are who designs & develops process of Product.
  • Production Merchandiser: Production merchandisers interact with customers, and their main responsibility is to fulfill tasks in accordance with their needs and promptly deliver finished goods to the customer’s location.
  • Retailer Merchandiser: The retailer sells goods things in smaller amounts, acting as a middleman between the wholesalers and final customers. A merchandiser for retailers is both marketing and client manager. He establishes the location, timing, and amenities to move the products.

Roles of a Fashion Merchandiser?

  • Create visually appealing displays that are appropriate for our target audience, our budget, and current fashions.
  • Make a monthly plan and budget for visual merchandise at several places.
  • Store layouts should be planned, sourced, and implemented with care.
  • Get the clothing, accessories, and shoes you’ll need to finish your creations.
  • Work together with distributors, suppliers, and fashion designers to finalize deadlines and negotiate contracts.
  • Discuss the requirements for the campaigns for advertising in close collaboration with the marketing division.
  • Attend trade events, seminars, and fashion shows on behalf of the company.
  • To discuss sales reports and customer opinions, schedule a meeting with the sales manager.
  • Make sure there are adequate resources and items in each store to finish the visual displays.

Roles & Responsibilities of a Fashion Merchandiser?

Details/samples from the customer/buyer
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Discussion with designers and understanding the requirements
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Fashion forecasting process for trend analysis
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Development of other designing requirement
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Developing prototype
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Sample development
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Product specification development Merchandising planning
 

Roles of a Production Merchandiser?

  1. Proto Sample Order Query: First stage where the buyer will investigate about the order from the Merchandiser.
  2. Forwarding TechPack: After conducting the order inquiry, the buyer will provide the seller a “Tech Pack” or technical specification sheet. The tech pack contains all the information on a certain look and the goods.as follows:
    • measurements;
    • fabric;
    • a style code;
    • surface decoration details;
    • product style
    • design; etc.

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Letter of Credit and Its Types – A Brief Introduction

Letter of credit

Letter of credit, also known as a credit letter (LC), is an assurance from the foreign bank that a buyer will make the right payment to a seller on time and in full. In the world of international trade, letters of credit are often employed to make a safe and reliable transaction. There are various … Read more

Exhaust and Cold Pad Batch Dyeing process: A Comparison

winch dyeing machine

Introduction Exhaust dyeing is a popular method of dyeing in Bangladesh. Companies are increasingly concerned with sustainable issues, particularly economic and environmental concerns. They want to conduct business in a way that minimizes environmental impact while maximizing profits and product quality. Cold Pad Batch Dyeing is a type of dyeing technique that offers superior dyeing … Read more