How 3D Knitting Could Disrupt the Apparel Industry—and Already Has

by Matthew Milasius on 12 Nov 2017 | 0 Comments
This week on Best in Manufacturing, learn how customized clothing could disrupt the global apparel market, how to get started with drop shipping and more!

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Textile Products, Globalization

Side-by-Side: Top 4 Asian Countries for Manufacturing Garments

by Oliver Knack on 16 Aug 2017 | 10 Comments
Where should you source your garments? Find out the pros and cons for garment importers of each of these top 4 Asian countries for manufacturing garments!

Topics: Product Inspection, Sourcing, Textile Products

5 Reasons Garment Importers Turn to Third-Party QC Inspection

by Crystal Ge on 9 Aug 2017 | 1 Comment
How can you meet tight shipping deadlines and still deliver quality garments? Many experienced garment importers turn to third-party QC to manage quality.

Topics: Product Inspection, Textile Products

5 Traits to Look for in a Third-Party Fabric Inspection Provider

by Samantha Lim on 2 Aug 2017 | 0 Comments
Manufacturing textiles abroad? Screen QC companies by looking for these 5 traits in your third-party fabric inspection provider and ensure high fabric quality.

Topics: Product Inspection, Textile Products

Social Compliance for Garment Factories: How You Can Avoid Disasters

by Vicky Yu on 19 Jul 2017 | 3 Comments
In this blog article, find out what you can do to monitor social compliance for garment factories and avoid common problems and consequences garment importers face.

Topics: Social Compliance, Textile Products, Auditing Factories, Working with Factories

What are the Best Options for Quality Control Inspection for Garments?

by Sunny Wong on 12 Jul 2017 | 0 Comments
Factory QC, full-time inspectors, personally inspecting goods or using a third-party QC company: What's your choice for quality control inspection for garments?

Topics: Product Inspection, Textile Products

5 Essential Garment Inspection Steps to Protect Your Quality

by George Huang on 5 Jul 2017 | 3 Comments
The last thing garment importers want is for their products to not fit as intended. Follow these 5 steps to garment inspection to avoid quality issues!

Topics: Product Inspection, Textile Products, Legal Requirements, Packaging

5 On-Site Product Tests for Garment Inspection

by Crystal Ge on 21 Dec 2016 | 0 Comments
Incorporating product tests in your garment inspection benefits importers and suppliers alike. These simple on-site tests can help you make sure your clothing orders are up to your standards before they're shipped to your customers.

Topics: Product Inspection, Textile Products

4 Sewing Stitches Used in Manufacturing and Their Benefits

by Matthew Milasius on 14 Dec 2016 | 3 Comments
When you're manufacturing a garment, it's important to know which stitch is best for your product. You can make your garment inspection more effective by learning about the different sewing stitches and how to evaluate them.

Topics: Textile Products

How to Classify Defects for Garment Inspection

by Oliver Knack on 30 Nov 2016 | 1 Comment
How can you prevent quality defects in your clothing? Understanding the different types of garment defects and their classification is a simple way to help make your garment inspection more effective and accurate.

Topics: Product Inspection, Textile Products, Acceptable Quality Level (AQL), Quality Control Checklist