In our latest video, two of Purnaa’s production experts, Manjita and Abhishek, walk us through the ultimate guide to a Fair Trade factory's sample development and manufacturing processes.
In our latest video, our expert project management and manufacturing specialists Manjita and Abhishek give advice on the process for sampling, making a first sample and smoothly executing fair trade production.
Design Submission Requirements
The design submission process, including key elements like tech packs, patterns, and prototypes and simple tips to save time when designing a Fair Trade sample.
Guidance for Design Submission
Everything that should be included in a tech pack, covering material specifics, trims, pattern sharing, and consistent measurements for a seamless design submission process.
The Different Sample Stages
The different stages of sample development at Purnaa and the importance of test and final development samples before manufacturing.
Sample Process Explained
The support you’ll receive from the Purnaa team during your sample journey before you begin manufacturing.
How to Accelerate Sample Timelines
Fair trade focused tips from pattern making and sample production to maintaining prompt communication for an efficient sample round before production.
How to Reduce Unit Costs
Strategies for reducing production costs in a sustainable and fair trade manner, including sourcing decisions and opportunities when reordering.
The Benefits of Sourcing Locally
Fabrics available locally to Nepal for production and how working with these materials can benefit your brand.
Final Tips for Sample & Production Optimization
Impactful tips for optimizing both product development and manufacturing.
Watch our video for advice and tips on the whole process, from sampling to manufacturing!
Get Started Manufacturing
Purnaa is a full-service sewing and knitting fair-trade, social enterprise manufacturing company in Nepal with a mission to create jobs that empower marginalized people to fresh starts and fulfilled lives. We specialize in custom caps and hats with sublimation and embroidery, stuffed animals, t-shirts, bags, and fully custom contract sewing and knitting manufacturing.
Reach out today to start your sample journey email@example.com
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