Quality Assurance by Apparel Search - Terms of Interest to the Fashion Industry
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Quality Assurance is similar to quality control. The fundamental principal is that manufacturers and suppliers wish to maintain control over the quality of their clothing, fabric, footwear, fashion accessories etc.
In order to manufacturer high quality garments, companies involved in manufacturing need to maintain some sort of quality assurance or quality control plan and procedures. The QA activities should include factory monitoring, testing, inspections, audits etc.
Below are only a few issues that are relevant to the quality assurance of clothing:
If you do not fully understand quality assurance methods such as statistical analysis etc., you can consult inspection services or consultants to assist you. It has become customary to use consultants and contractors when introducing new quality practices and methodologies as in some instances the relevant skill-set and experience might not be available within the organization.
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