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What do you call a company that sells clothing to
In the fashion industry, companies that purchase clothing from factories
for re-sale to RETAILERS generally consider themselves to be
. Why do we call ourselves manufacturers? According to
my 1992 edition of the New Expanded Webster's Dictionary, a MANUFACTURER
one who manufactures; owner of manufactory
If we own or work for a company that does not have
ownership in facilities that which
produce / manufacture
garments we should be considered
If you go to our MANUFACTURER
section you will find clothing FACTORIES.
If you go to our WHOLESALER
section, you will find companies that buy clothing from MANUFACTURERS and
then re-sell the clothing to the RETAILERS.
By the way, some companies do both
Yeah, that is confusing.
Apparel Search 1/29/03
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