Planning to start a clothing business? It can be a lucrative business opportunity but you need to be mindful of several things before getting into this venture. Here are few tips that might help you ensure success.
Once you have decided that the niche for your clothing business will be ladies ethnic wear, you need to get into the task of obtaining permits required for running a business in your city. Make sure you have all the necessary business documentation required for opening wholesale accounts with clothing suppliers.
Next step involves finding a selling venue for the clothes. You can either sell the clothes in a traditional, physical store or at mall kiosks or online. Make sure you have secured a storage area for the merchandise you buy from the wholesale supplier. This is especially applicable when you are opening a brick and mortar store.
Once done, start your for search for a wholesale supplier of ethnic clothing items. You can either ask for recommendations or use the internet for finding a good supplier. There are several websites or fashion forums from where you can find names of reputed wholesale kurtis or salwar suits suppliers.
Once you have narrowed down your choice to three to four suppliers, get in touch with each of them, asking for quotes and samples. You can assess the suppliers on the basis of how quickly they respond to your emails or send you samples. From the timeline they need for delivering the products to their payment and return policies, when you send an email to them enquiring about their quotes and samples, make sure you ask as many questions as you can.
After you have received the samples and quotations, you can compare all suppliers and choose one name that suits your budget and requirements.