Where will you get your fabric and labor? Answer your questions about where to buy locally, regionally and nationally plus the process and the pros and cons of going overseas. Discuss duty, quota, agents and agency fees, customs, NAFTA/CAFTA/WTO and going to textile markets. Pre-requisite for this class: Pricing & Costing Step 7 of the 12-part Apparel Entrepreneur series
Sign up for the series and get your free copy of “Boutiques Guide: Portland”. Your guide to locally owned boutiques selling independent design with features on 34 carefully chosen shops with pictures and plenty of useful details. There are maps to find your way around plus tips on where to get a bite to eat and find a happy hour!
Instructor:Dana Ditto, sourcing manager, Nike
Cost/Cost Options:$780 for the series; $65 for this class alone
Bring a pen/pencil/notepad or tablet/laptop to take notes