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A French company is looking for a Portuguese subcontractor to manufacture clothing and accessories for winter sports

Country of origin:
Country: 
FRANCE
Opportunity:
External Id: 
BRFR20190603001
Published
06/06/2019
Last update
27/06/2019
Expiration date
24/06/2020

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Sporting goods, hobby equipment and athletics clothes
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Summary

Summary: 
The company, located in the French Alps, is specialised in technical accessories and clothing for the practice of winter sports. It is looking for partners in Portugal under a subcontracting agreement.

Description

Description: 

The French company is specialised in creation, manufacture and sublimation printing of accessories for outdoor activities (balaclava, face mask, neck tubular, polar bandana, polar neck warmer, hats, scarfs and polar hoodie) made in polyester microfiber.

It sells its products to sport shops mostly located in ski resorts in the French Alps.

It is looking for partners in Portugal under a subcontracting agreement to manufacture annual collections.

The French company supplies the fabric already cut and will need its partner to do the stitching, zigzagging, stitch suturing, stamping, sublimation printing, inspection and packaging.

Technical Specification or Expertise Sought

Cooperation sought: 
The partner shall work in close collaboration with the French company's cutting workshop and in compliance with its specification. It shall be able to product from April to the end of October (the collection) and in November and December (re-assortment), for a volume of 40.000 to 70.000 pieces.

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The French company is looking for a polyvalent tailoring workshop able to do the stitching, zigzagging, stitch suturing, stamping, sublimation printing, inspection and packaging for accessories and clothing The partner shall be able to communicate in French for the operational follow-up and technical issues, and be established in Portugal.

Type and size

Cooperation task: 
SME 11-50

Dissemination

Dissemination sector group : 
Dissemination preferred : 
Portugal