Learn where to get fabric and labor. They will research where to buy locally, regionally and nationally plus the process and the pros and cons of going overseas. They will discuss duty, quota, agents and agency fees, customs, NAFTA/CAFTA/WTO and how to prepare for and attend textile markets.  Pre-req for this class:  Pricing & Costing 

Step 6 of PFI’s 11-part Fall Apparel Entrepreneur Series


About the instructor: Dana Ditto has more than 20 years of apparel industry experience across sourcing, costing, planning, merchandising and sales. After graduating with a bachelor of science in Apparel and Merchandising from Colorado State University, Ditto has grown her career with companies such as Limited, Harold’s Stores, GAP and Nike.

Instructor:
Dana Ditto, sourcing manager, Nike
Dates/Times:
Saturday, October 19, 10 am-1 pm
Cost/Cost Options:
1 CR: $75
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Bring a pen/pencil/notepad or tablet/laptop to take notes
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