Our Process

Your dedicated key account manager, will help you define the best supply-chain strategy to meet your request. Whether you want to design, produce or buy, your project will be handled by each of our specialised teams:

Product design & development,
Sourcing and raw material transformation
Manufacture planning and management
Quality control during and after production
Labelling, packaging and storing,
Export document and delivery,

we can help you to create your collection or assisting your team developing it

New Idea work process infographics

Our Teams

Design team

Our design team is composed of 5 dedicated designers based in Los Angeles and Shanghai. They are assisted by a technical support department based in Shaoxing, China. Their expertise in designing clothing and accessories includes trend forecasting, fashion sketching, graphic and textile design.
They create 4 collections and over 1000 designs every year, for customers, to choose from and cooperate with those who wish to design their own collections.

Merchandising Team

Based in Shaoxing and Shanghai, our merchandising team works hand-in-hand with our design team to elaborate the products technically.
Specially chosen with over 5 years of experience, their adaptability and flexibility enable them to be aware of product conception differences for each market. Added to their extensive knowledge of grading and pattern making provides them the capacity to adapt the product development specifications to meet your company’s standards.

Sourcing Team

Our sourcing team is in charge of the selection and the development of quality suppliers in China, but also in Southeast Asia. Based in Shanghai our team has more than 20 years of experience in sourcing and factory operating management. They are in charge of supplying our company with the best quality of raw materials as well as trim, accessories and finished products.
We select our suppliers for the various advantages that they provide and their expertise: Factories in Zhejiang for their light woven, Jiangxi for their knit or Guangdong for their jeans.
Our global supply base allows us to extend our product service offering at the most competitive prices within varying levels of fabrications, trim and packaging all the while maintaining speed to market delivery.

Manufacturing Team

New idea’s manufacturing teams, are located in 3 co-owned factories based in Shaoxing, China. They collaborate with our 100 partner factories all around China, carefully chosen according to our criteria: good quality, low cost, professional product services, and high production capacity and delivery time.

Whether it is for cutting, sewing, ironing or packing and delivering, each employee participate in the production of more than 1Million pieces / month.

Quality Control Team

The New Idea’s Quality control team is trained by International organisms in order to comply with customer’s market requirements. We have obtained the needed certifications such as BSCI and collaborate with the external quality control department companies such SGS and ITS to meet customers request of an external company QC inspection.
New Idea has a strict inspection policy:
• Before bulk production review
• In production review
• Finished production and before shipment review
You are very welcome to hire your own QC team to come and check the three-step-quality (before, during and after production) as well as requesting sample products that will be sent to you off the production line as reference.

Logistic Team

New Idea’s logistic rests on its highly qualified team and efficient system. They prepare, follow and coordinate with our 6 logistic partners to ensure smooth deliveries to your warehouse or store.
Our most requested terms are FOB as well as LDP to our customer’s convenience.
In charge of handling export and customs documentation, New Idea’s logistic team provides the quotation for each incoterms according to your request. They will finalise the order by handling the collaboration with the chosen forwarder, prepare for the end of production inspection, before delivering it to the forwarder to catch air or sea shipment.