Over the years quality has become the prime responsibility of not just the exporters, but of buying houses as well as every customer prefers working with a quality garment manufacturer. Today lot of buying houses are no longer mere ‘mediators’ between the apparel buyers (retailers) and apparel manufacturers (export houses, garment suppliers), but their ‘business partners’ as well. This relationship is based on mutual trust and is productive for all involved, feels Team Apparel Online, speaking to some of the distinguished buying houses in Vietnam.
Well-known for delivering quality products, Toray International – originally a Japanese company, with units in China as well, is today focusing mainly on saving cost and shortening lead time. Currently into sourcing, it also has plans of focusing on manufacturing soon, shares Shigeru Wakabayashi, President to AO