The Design Process to Production

James Hillman Wednesday, 1 November 2017

In this video, James takes us through the basics of working with a factory, with some top tips on the questions to ask and what you need to have organised and finished before you meet them.

In this video you'll learn:

  • How to set up a supply chain
  • Reserving production space
  • Communication: delivery expectations, quality, progress chasing and what the manufacturer needs from you.
  • Production planning & schedule
  • Keeping production on track.
  • Terms and Conditions with manufacturers
  • Quality control procedures
  • What to do if it your production comes back and is not right?

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