Portuguese manufacturer of knitted apparel, located in the country’s central region, is looking for new distributors. The company is able to produce the whole range of knitted outwear and standard or customised accessories (scarves, headwear, gloves). Preferential partners would be fashion brands, wholesaler and retailers for this kind of product. A long term manufacturing agreement is the preferred partnership type. Subcontracting and distribution agency agreements may me accepted too.
The Portuguese manufacturer is located in the country’s central region, and is established for over 30 years. The company targets mainly the upmarket segments, manufacturing both its own collections and for third parties. The product’s range is very wide, including all kinds of knitted outwear and accessories, such as slipovers, jerseys, cardigans, vests, beanies, scarves, gloves. The manufacturer is able to process all kinds of raw material and designs, including seamless products. It is able to guarantee high quality standards, production flexibility and short lead times. The company has excess production capacity and intends to monetize its production unit, so that analyzes the execution of new agreements for the production of third parties and is looking mainly for long term manufacturing agreements. Subcontracting and distribution agency partnerships may also be considered, although as a second option.
Innovations and advantages
The main advantages for potential clients are: - a manufacturing supplier equipped with the most recent technology of japanese origin, and able to guarantee high quality standards - The possibility of ordering knitted apparel made from all kinds of raw material: lambswool, cashmere, cotton, viscose, acrylic, merino, polyester, etc. - flexibility – small to medium/large orders, product range and specifications, delivery time - high quality standard, total flexibility in terms of order size, product type and specifications, short lead times and competitive prices
Market application codes
07004001 Clothing, shoes and accessories (including jewellery)
Type of partner sought
The company wishes to establish long term manufacturing agreements with brand owners, wholesale distributors and chain retailers of all kinds of knitted apparel and accessories. Subcontracting for main contractors is also accepted. As a second priority, the company is willing to negotiate agency agreements, for specific markets, with an entity with proven experience, market expertise and easy access to large buyers of the kind above mentioned.