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Apparel Online Bangladesh November, 2016

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Divisional Sourcing Head of one of the largest retail chains of South Africa underlines advantages of getting into non-traditional markets for apparel exporters...

Traditional markets or unconventional ones… When a large number of garment manufacturers in Bangladesh – amidst diminishing profit margins due to reduced consumer spending in apparel, rising competition from not only the local vendors but also the increase in the manufacturing destinations making business increasingly difficult – are somewhat confused to take a call between the two, Terrence Govender, Divisional Sourcing Manager, Woven Bottoms & Denim/Country Manager, Edcon Limited, South Africa, answers this question speaking exclusively to Apparel Online. “A lot of retailers including us have now moved from two to four seasons in a year, so the traditional lead time (of…

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