“We don’t work with new designers,” he said to me matter-of-factly.
This was back in 2014 when I was just starting Factory45 and networking with potential manufacturers for my entrepreneurs.
He went on to tell me that startups aren’t “worth their time,” newbies don’t have any money and there’s too much hand-holding that’s required.
I politely thanked him and hung up the phone. But I remember thinking:
I’m going to change that.
So for the past 6+ years, I’ve made it my mission to educate aspiring entrepreneurs who want to create a clothing or accessories brand but don’t know where to start.
In this video, I’m sharing five tips to save you time, money and frustration when it comes to working with factory partners. Click the play button below!
Have you reached out to a production partner before? How did it go? What questions do you have? Leave a comment for me over on this video.