Firt of all, Do you have a specific product or a product line to look for?
Why? – Because of the fact that each clothing manufacturer are only specilizing in some specific kinds of clothing. For instant, this manufacturer only produce knitted garment, some are only manufacturing woven products.
Secondly, How to find a suitable one for your product?
, you could easily reach them on the internet. They are all on the internet in this digital age. However, What make your work effectively is what you type on google.Do not type only “clothing manufacturer” on it. Take the keyword from your list, put in on google search engine with the name of an area after that. For example, the phrase “clothing manufacturer vietnam” would be much more efficient instead.
Thirdly, look insight their service with the checklist below
– which kind of service they are providing? A company who can provide you a full package service would always be the one having strong capacity due to the fact that they could cover from very first step to the final for you.
– Are they flexible in material development. It’s very economic in terms of time and money ’cause you do not need to do sourcing
+Do they have expert in yarn and fabric?. If yes, fabrics development would be in handle and even consult you in some case.
+ Do they have a good sourcing team? A reliable sourcing team are essential for any producer. Without this team, 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 is an essential point to decide if they are trustworthy. Stay elert as, somtimes, 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, 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.
+ Would they be able to understand your idea exactly? A good supplier would have good designers and technicians who are able got your idea of the products very quickly and accurately. In case that it takes them too much time to get 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 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 professional your order would be handle. pattern making, samples development, preparing tech-pack… they handle all those things in professional process. The quality of your products mainly depend on them. 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 labors they have?, How many machine they have and What kind of machine they have.
I really hope that there is something in my article could help you a little