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German bagmaker is looking for a sewing company to produce bags made from recycled kite or windsurfing sails under an outsourcing agreement


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Profile Type
Business request
POD Reference
Term of Validity
31 January 2024 - 30 January 2025
Company's Country
Type of partnership
Outsourcing agreement
Targeted Countries
All countries
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General information

Short Summary
The German company is a label for lifestyle products made from used kite and windsurfing sails. They are looking for a European contract manufacturer for the production of their bags made from recycled sailed fabrics under an outsourcing agreement.
Full Description
The German company is specialised in designing, producing and distributing sustainable bags, lifestyle fashion and accessoires from used kite and windsurfing sails. They put great emphasis in a circular system and use only organic, upcycled materials made in Europe. In production, the company uses the principles of upcycling, which means turning discarded products into new ones.

For the production of their bags collection, they are looking for a European contract manufacturer who produces small series (> 200 pieces per model; for the pilot series, however, max. 50 pieces!).

The German company provides the contract manufacturer with:
- Cut to size and numbered goods
- The goods are partly pre-assembled and will be bundled in 10 pieces
- All necessary ingredients (labels, thread, zips, ribbons ...)
- Cut layers on heat-sealed paper for the lining fabrics
- Lining fabric in rolls

The German company is looking for a reliable partner from an EU member state for a long-term cooperation under an outsourcing agreement.
Stage of Development
Already on the market
Sustainable Development Goals
Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGoal 6: Clean Water and SanitationGoal 3: Good Health and Well-beingGoal 13: Climate Action
IPR description
- Good manufacturing/sewing company with expertise in bags or a bagmaker’s shop that also processes fabrics.
- Cutting must be available (tape knife, pusher knife, table lenth up to 6m)
- High-speed sewing also with twin needle => it must be possible to process thread thickness in upper and lower thread Nm30

Partner Sought

Expected Role of a Partner
The German company is looking for a sewing / confectionary company that can manufacture bags made from recycled kites and windsurfing sails.
Type and Size of Partner
Big companySME 50 - 249SME <=10SME 11-49Other
Type of partnership
Outsourcing agreement

Call details

Coordinator required


Market keywords
07002002 - Clothing and shoe stores09004008 - Other manufacturing (not elsewhere classified)07004001 - Clothing, shoes and accessories (including jewellery)07006 - Other Consumer Related (not elsewhere classified)
Sector Groups Involved
Targeted countries
All countries