Feet on the ground

Monthly blog for apparel procurement professionals

JJM Custom Apparel Manufacturing (formerly JJM Sportswear) has been providing quality, cost competitive apparel, accessories and headwear for niche brands & private label clients for over thirty years. With JJM as your supply chain partner, you don’t need to validate, onboard or travel to inspect suppliers. Our Shanghai and Canadian apparel teams handle all the details. It’s our key advantage. We make your overseas manufacturing experience easy and stress-free.
Apparel Manufacturing Insights for 2022

3 Apparel Manufacturing Insights for 2022

Does September feel like the beginning of a new year? For our team, Fall has a fresh start feeling. It’s not our year-end but the success and challenges of Q1-Q3 are in full view.

For many procurement professionals, September means budget season. A time to look at what’s working and what’s not. As you begin demand planning, below are three insights we think will impact apparel manufacturing in 2022.

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How to improve supply chain resilience

It’s not your imagination. More factors are disrupting the apparel supply chain NOW than ever. The pandemic has underscored how vulnerable the apparel industry is to uncontrollable events. Supply chain fallouts from COVID, economic uncertainty, climate change, demographics and geopolitics are causing apparel executives to re-look at who, how and where their clothing is manufactured.

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