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During the PSI, we cover all possible on site checks of your products including product appearance visual examination

, workmanship, safety and functionality, quantity, colors/ measurements/ weight, accessories, labeling & markings i.e serial, model, part and batch numbers, packing & packaging (inside and out) for physical damage and peculiar smell and any other special requirements you may have. Once the product inspected, photos of empty container,container number ,truck number are taken before loading the cargo. Witness loading start by recording loading conditions (weather, arrival time of containers, container number, truck number etc…), inspecting container (inside and out) for nails, holes and locking devices, inspecting the quantity of goods loaded, performing a random quality “spot-check” to the goods,supervising the whole loading process, sealing and recording the seal number of containers/trucks. An inspection report will be completed and send to you within 24hours.

Apparel Merchandising Study Guide Circle the correct answer for each question below

Name__________________Per____________________

Day 1 1. Textile production is the creation of ________. a. designs b. fabric c. clothing d. sewing machines

At the retail level, merchandise is _______. a. designed b. sold to fashion buyers c. sold to the public d. produced

The way apparel gets from its place of production to the consumer is called _____. a. fashion promotion b. channel of distribution c. manufacturing d. merchandising

At the wholesale level, merchandise is ________. a. created, manufactured, and sold in large quantities b. sold to the public c. sold electronically d. discounted and then sold to the public

Which statement best describes fashion designers? a. They are responsible for the design and production of their garments. b. They are hired by forecasting services to predict new trends. c. They are not the only ones responsible for the ideas in new fashion. d. They use computers for all their creative thinking.

Day 2 1. Which of the following best describes the fashion industry?

What is the percentage of students wearing black gym shoes? a.a. 10% b. permanent b. to give designers new ideas d. new . to introduce them to the public c. slow-paced c. 20% c. At apparel marts. manufacturers exhibit their lines _____. 25% d. there are 6 students wearing black gym shoes and 18 not wearing black gym shoes. in hopes of getting large orders from retail store buyers b. The ______ informs the retail buyer about prices. only to customers who have purchased from them before 5. never changing In your classroom. a. constantly changing d. 45% 4.

fashion buyer d. a. a. fashion forecaster Day 3 1. a reference point designers use to sketch designs b. recognize fashion designers d. an imaginary point models visualize in order to walk in a straight line 2.trends. a. The purpose of fashion promotion is to ______. get the customers to buy b. and styles. a group of styles that will be produced and sold for a new season d. A line is ________. fashion designer b. research new fibers 3. produce apparel c. _______ are done through advertising agencies and . sales representative c. a collection of classic styles c.

a. 16 students are wearing blue gym shorts and 24 are wearing red. catalogs d. sales reports for buyers Day 4 . 40% 5. last year’s colors. Trend books illustrate ______. What is the percentage of students wearing blue gym shorts? a. trends b. current colors. and fabrics b. lines 4. trendy people in Hollywood d. 30% d. silhouettes and fabrics c.various print and broadcast media that make the consumer aware of fashion trends. In your gym class. 10% b. a. silhouettes. promotions c. 20% c.

or ____. thinner c.Which of the following can designers use to illustrate their fashions? a. silhouette d. taller. markers 1. none of these answers The shape of clothing is its outline. shorter. older. wider b. form. a history book of fashion design . style b. Apparel Merchandising Study Guide Circle the correct answer for each question below Name__________________Per____________________ Straight shapes tend to make a person appear __ and ___. uniqueness c. smaller d. used by designers to get fresh new ideas b. pastels A trend book is ______. a. a. a.

a catalog of patterns d. a book that describes where designers are located at the mart To identify a trend means _____. to find styles that will be popular for just one season Day 5 1. does not allow consumers to view merchandise b. will keep increasing in popularity as advances in technology and consumer confidence takes place d.c. to find styles that will be popular for a long time b. women's clothing c. is predicted to replace all retail stores in the next ten years . “Apparel” is a general term that applies to which of the following? a. all of these answers Electronic commerce ______. to recognize the direction fashion is taking c. will never be accepted as a method of buying clothes because consumers cannot try on the items c. men's clothing b. to observe clothing only worn by movie stars d. a. children's clothing d. a.

a. techniques used to display merchandise so consumers will buy them 6. promotion of a designer’s line for a new season c. sewing machines 7. and selling of clothing based on what consumers want b. items worn to complete an outfit c. buying of clothing at the wholesale level d. buying. a. clothing d. worn only by adults d. . Textile production is the creation of ____. usually very colorful with lots of detail 5. a. Fashion merchandising is the ____. separate clothing items b. planning. fabric c. designs b.Accessories are _____.

a. created. sold to the public d. The way apparel gets from its place of production to the consumer is called ____. merchandise is ____. a. They are responsible for the design and production of .At the retail level. sold to fashion buyers c. a. fashion promotion b. sold electronically d. produced 8. sold to the public c. At the wholesale level. channel of distribution c. designed b. manufactured. discounted and then sold to the public 10. merchandise is ____. manufacturing d. and sold in large quantities b. Which statement best describes fashion designers? a. merchandising 9.

slow-paced c. constantly changing d. buys accessories 13. produces clothing d. permanent b. They are hired by forecasting services to predict new trends. They use computers for all their creative thinking. b.their garments. identifies trends b. c. a. d. designs clothing c. They are not the only ones responsible for the ideas in new fashion. In your classroom. never changing 12. 11. A fashion forecaster ____. there are 6 students wearing black gym shoes and 18 not wearing black gym shoes. What is the percentage of students wearing black gym shoes? Apparel Merchandising Study Guide Circle the correct answer for each question below . Which of the following best describes the fashion industry? a.

. a. a. to give designers new ideas d.Name__________________Per____________________ 14. At apparel marts. a reference point designers use to sketch designs b. in hopes of getting large orders from retail store buyers b. A line is ______. a collection of classic styles c. fashion forecaster 16. a. to introduce them to the public c. only to customers who have purchased from them before 15. and styles. new trends. The purpose of fashion promotion is to _____. a group of styles that will be produced and sold for a new season d. The ____ informs the retail buyer about prices. manufacturers exhibit their lines ___. sales representative c. fashion buyer d. fashion designer b. an imaginary point models visualize in order to walk in a straight line 17.

silhouettes and fabrics c. What is the percentage of students wearing blue gym shorts? a. last year’s colors. sales reports for buyers . Trend books illustrate _____. get the customers to buy b. In your gym class. and fabrics b. 16 students are wearing blue gym shorts and 24 are wearing red.a. silhouettes. lines 19. recognize fashion designers d. promotions c. trends b. catalogs d. 20% c. 10% b. 30% d. a. current colors. 40% 20. research new fibers 18. ______ are done through advertising agencies and various print and broadcast media that make the consumer aware of fashion trends. produce apparel c. trendy people in Hollywood d. a.

The shape of clothing is its outline. a computer aided design program all of these answers 22. watercolors c. a. markers b. or ____. a. silhouette d. uniqueness c. pastels 24. wider b. older. style b. thinner c. taller. smaller d. shorter. none of these answers 23. A trend book is ____. used by designers to get fresh new ideas . Which of the following can designers use to illustrate their fashions? a. a. d. Straight shapes tend to make a person appear __ and ___. form.21.

to find styles that will be popular for a long time b. a. all of these answers . To identify a trend means _____. In the production of jeans. to recognize the direction fashion is taking c. a. has faith. rivets are designed _____. for decoration b. to prevent pockets from ripping d. to observe clothing only worn by movie stars d. a. a catalog of patterns d. An entrepreneur is a person who _____. a book that describes where designers are located at the mart 25. a history book of fashion design c. to identify the brand of jeans c. to find styles that will be popular for just one season Day 6 1.b. as a trademark 2. finds a new or better way to produce or sell a product b. hope. is willing to take risks d. and confidence in his or her product c.

The procedure in which one specific task is completed by each person along an assembly line is called _____. cutter b. it is then _____. piecework system c. a. the job that requires the most skill and is the most physically demanding is ___. harvested b. In the manufacturing of jeans. quality assurance 5. picked Apparel Merchandising Study Guide . manager of the facility 4. quality control d. division of labor b.3. a. After cotton is woven into cloth and wrapped on bolts. specialized work system d. a. pattern maker c.

a. secure the stitching cotton. 12 pairs . 14 zippers. 8 pairs b. move the thread through the machine as you sew c. a.Circle the correct answer for each question below Name__________________Per____________________ transported to manufacturing facilities combed Day 7 1. hand wheel d. The spool that holds the thread being used to sew is the _. move the fabric along d. control the tightness of the thread b. and 24 buttons. How many pairs of pants can you make before you run out of at least one of the supplies? a. feed dog c. bobbin b. spool pin The purpose of the sewing machine feed teeth is to ___. 10 pairs c.

automatically controls the thickness of the fabric Which of the following statements best describes the fashion design. 14 pairs 4. adjusts the stitch width and length c. It is one of the largest industries in the world. a. 33 inches b. 42 inches The stitch length control __. adjusts the number of stitches per inch b. 36 inches d. . It is very difficult to get a job in this industry. It is one of the smallest industries in the world. You need a college education to get into this industry. and merchandising industry? a. If you needed to measure ¾ yard of cotton with a measuring tape. cannot be adjusted d. 27 inches c. how many inches would you measure? (1 yard = 36 inches) a. d. c. b. manufacturing.d.

owner of an Internet business c. a. reverse control c. 2 shirts c. You have 5 yards of denim. basting stitch d. the ___ is used to reinforce the stitches at the beginning and end of a row. owner of a small mail-order business b. and 3 buttons. 3 shirts d. you need the following: 2 yards . zigzag stitch Day 8 1. 1/4 yard of ribbing. 4 shirts Which of the following careers would NOT be an example of an entrepreneur? a. owner of a small craft store To make a pair of pants. knot stitch b. 1 shirt b. How many shirts can you make before you run out of at least one of the supplies? a. ½ yard of ribbing. and 10 buttons. You need the following materials to make 1 shirt: 1-½ yards of denim.On the sewing machine. manager in a department store d.

and 2 buttons. machines b. If 1 pair of shorts is made using 1-½ yards of fabric. You have 21 yards of 5. draw an original design on paper b. 8 yards d. 6 yards c. how much fabric will you need for 6 pairs of shorts? a. none of these answers 2.of cotton. trims d. change the color of the fabric c. a. 1 zipper. 3 yards b. notions Day 9 1. 9 yards . fabrics c. transfer markings from the pattern to the cloth d. Tailor’s chalk is used to ____. Which goods do piece good buyers NOT typically purchase? a.

3. a. recognizing possible dangers and using caution c. a. b. seam rippers b. adult supervision d. sewing gauges 5. Shears have longer blades. c. scissors d. Shears have shorter blades and the handles have matching holes. daily reminders to be careful b. becoming certified in safety . Shears have a blunt tip. ____ are designed to remove stitching from fabric. Shears can be used to cut paper. d. 4. shears c. How do shears differ from scissors? a. Nearly all accidents can be prevented by ____.