Dutch water activities fashion brand is looking for wetsuit manufacturer

REQUEST from Netherlands, reference: BRNL20180703001, valid from 05-07-2018 untill 07-07-2019

  • Start date:
    5 juli 2018
  • End date:
    7 juli 2019
  • Summary:
    Dutch company has launched a European fashion brand in garments for water activities and is about to launch the first collection of own designed and developed items. The company is now looking for manufacturers of neoprene fabric.
    The company is looking for potential partners who can produce and custom print neoprene garment under a manufacturing agreement.
  • Description:
    The Dutch company, located in Amsterdam was founded by siblings with a track record in managing international businesses. The company currently operates a successfull online store of wetsuits and water-activity related garments and accessories.

    To launch its first own garment collection this SME is looking for neoprene manufacturers, that have an interest in private label production.

    The manufacturing partner will responsible for neoprene sheets sourcing at the major neoprene supplier and manufacturing of the garments. The neoprene needs to be sublimation printed by the partner, the private labels designs are provided by the Dutch companies. The current short term demand is approximately 600 pieces.

    The future demand will grow as the company has plans to develop further after the launch. The collection will be offered online to the European market.
Partner Sought
  • Type of Partnership Considered:
    Manufacturing agreement
  • Technical Specification or Expertise Sought:

    - Neoprene garment manufacturing (wetsuits)
    - Neoprene sheet sourcing
    - Heat transfer print
    - Sublimation printing on neoprene
    - Screen printing

    The Dutch company is looking for a long term manufacturing partner for wetsuits. The sought neoprene manufacturing partner needs to be able to source and print the fabric according to the specifications of the Dutch partner. The designed garments for water activities will be branded under the Dutch company's own brand.

    SME 11-50,SME <10,251-500,SME 51-250

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  • Market keywords:
    Other manufacturing (not elsewhere classified)
  • Technology keywords:
    Textiles Technology
  • NACE keywords:
    Manufacture of other wearing apparel and accessories
  • Advantages and Innovations:
  • Type and Size of Organisation:
    Industry SME <= 10
  • Already Engaged in Trans-National Cooperation
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  • Languages spoken
    • English
    • Dutch