Yuvraj Garg

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A bank that sell Banans
Driven sales from $25 millions to more than $400 million in just nine years Turn down time to an average of 36 days Reducing production cycle time
x Trusted supplier in US

Reducing distribution cycle time
x Packing and labeling in own ware house

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Reduced production time
Supplies fabric Chassis manufacturing Good production schedules/forecast Form long-term partnership with key suppliers Shares business plans and promote trust and fairness with supplier and customers

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Chasis manufacturing strategy.
Most style company produces are based on six basic pant styles Good-better-best philosophy

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Reducing the product development time from 36 month to 3-6 weeks. Fast fashion
Zara did the product development in less than 3 week

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Tools
Internet Point of sale
x Fashion research website x Up- to minute consumer information x Reorder level

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Data mining
Spotting style or sales trends

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Cad
Rapid pattern Silhouette design

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EDI
Textile mill and sundries inventories

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Costing
Costing software

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Sampling
Automatic sample cutter and CAD system

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Merchandising calendar

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Initial order with southeast supplier for lower cost with process tome 60 ± 90 days Reorder with Mexican or Caribbean supplier based on shorter lead time and higher prices.

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Automation and EDI (Electronic data interchange)
Product data management Retail link software

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Short-cycle manufacturing
Raymond lean manufacturing

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Consolidation
Working with few large supplier

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Customizing
Joker tags to be shipped to factory directly by tag supplier

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Advance shipping notices
Roll information for shade and yardage for lean manufacturing

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Vertical integration
US fiber and textile cooperation have established their own operations or joint ventures for apparel assembly in Maxico ro the Caribbean

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Electronic Communication
x x x x x Purchase orders Packing invoices Packing list UPC apparel bar coding Bar coding for shipping cartons

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Forecasting
Collaboration between retailer and their apparel supplier to provide point-of-sale data that are processed through computer forecasting model.

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Resource planning Enterprise resource planning
To improve the use of logistics resources Marketing and sales,line development,forecasting, raw materials inventories etc