Sourcing knowledge is becoming a must-have even for small to mid-sized brands and retailers hoping to add private label to their product mix. Whether working with factories at home or overseas, a basic knowledge of supply chain management is essential to avoid pitfalls. This session presents the basics of “need to know” in order to research, find and work successfully in the apparel sourcing arena.
Frances Harder, FOUNDER/PRESIDENT, FASHION BUSINESS, INC.
Lloyd Parks, JUNIOR DIRECTOR OF GLOBAL SOURCING AND QUALITY CONTROL, ALSTYLE APPAREL, INC.
Ron Smith, DIRECTOR OF SOURCING, THE ORVIS COMPANY, INC.
Aaron Renfro, ATTORNEY, CALL & JENSEN