What to Expect When Working with Swimwear Manufacturers

Vicki Wallis Saturday, 1 February 2020

Because of the sudden influx of swim brands, there are a lot of manufacturers out there producing swimwear for new brands - but be sure to err on the side of caution! In this lesson, Vicki covers the common pitfalls brands make when working with manufacturers and how you can be sure to avoid them by following the practice of seasoned industry professionals. You'll also be guided in detail through step-by-step trough a working tech pack for swimwear, leaving with the confidence and knowledge to create your own. 


In this video you'll learn:

  • About tech packs for manufacturing, why they are necessary and what they should include
  • Common pitfalls swimwear brands can make with manufacturing when they are starting out
  • How to use sampling to achieve products that fit perfectly and will enhance your brand's reputation for quality
  • The ins and outs of a tech pack, with a step-by-step guide to how to get the most out of yours

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