Fashion Design department, BGS & SJB Group of Institutions, Bangalore, organized a webinar on “OVERVIEW OF MERCHANDISING” on 13th  of February 2022, between 2.30 pm to 4.30pm for II, IV & VI semester students and also other Institutions faculties and students participated. The guest speaker was Mr. Lakshmikantha, who has 22 years of experience in the apparel industry, has done his MBA in Apparel Merchandising & Production. 8 years he worked for Himathsighka Seide Ltd., Textile mill, he is having 3 years of experience in Top Notch Fashions buying house, he also worked with Texport Industries Pvt. Ltd. as Senior Merchandiser and he is currently working with Shahi Exports Pvt, Ltd, as Merchandising Manager.

 The speaker highlighted the key areas of the Merchandising, challenges faced by Merchandiser in the industry, roles and responsibilities of merchandiser, work flow of the apparel merchandiser, overview about the techpack, sampling, production, efficiency, sourcing importance, follow ups with all the concerned departments in the industry, terms and conditions, brief about research development & designing. Profit margins for buyers, problems facing capability, key words which are commonly used in the Merchandising and apparel sector for communication. documents to be maintained, quality aspects of garment industry, an overview about costing & approvals from buyer, line management, planning & scheduling the meetings, resolving issues at the earliest, sustainability, importance of eco-friendly methods and manufacturing processes, denim finishing, nebu dyes etc.,

 The session was very useful for everyone to know the new research and developments happening in the industry and practically how merchandisers work in the industry, the roles and responsibilities & risks. With her guidance, students had their doubts cleared and they were prepared for the industry which is filled with unlimited opportunities to shine.

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