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Product Developer

Product Developer is responsible for selecting the best manufacturer to make the product from the sourcing matrix. Product Developer works with Design and Technical Design to create a product’s technical package. They are responsible for the Bill of Materials (BOM), negotiating/confirming costing, and are the main brand contact for agent/manufacturer.¬†Product Developers review results of third party production fabric/garment testing. Product Development Managers are responsible for maintaining Brand’s sourcing matrix and researching new suppliers as needed.

Product Developer Process

Costing
Pack, Hang & Fold Methods
Sourcing
Sample Process and Labeling Placement