Source West Africa, an apparel industry brand supported by the USAID West Africa Trade Hub, is pleased to invite stakeholders to “Design, Cut, Sew and Sell,” a three-day export training Nov. 19-21, 2012, at the Hotel Tiama in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
The goal of the training is to technically equip and promote the Ivorian apparel industry and initiate Public Private Partnerships.
The training will feature Apparel experts and consultants from the Hub who will address the following issues:
Cost system and production cost control
Critical path and timeline when setting up a factory
Defining strategy of factories and export culture
Marketing and merchandising
Preparing cash flow and calculating working capital needed
Production and quality
Sampling and design
Visit to manufacturing factories
For more information, kindly contact the Source West Africa Apparel Coordinator Hannah Amichia on hamichia [at] watradehub [dot] com or +233 244 334 586/ +233 243 169 196
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