Careers in Fashion Merchandising: Sourcing and Apparel Production

by Mani

The production and logistics details in the apparel manufacturing pipeline is different for every fashion company, making careers in Sourcing and Apparel Production Management diverse and plentiful. Depending on the size of the company, different roles may take on different responsibilities. As a member of the Sourcing and Production team, ones job duties might include [...]

Careers in Fashion Merchandising: The Product Developer

by Mani

The role of Product Developer in the fashion industry is an exciting and dynamic career option. Product development is a broad description for many fashion merchandising careers that cover many aspects of the apparel industry, from design to manufacturing. Fashion careers within the product development field could include (and are not limited to) Product Developer, [...]

Careers in Fashion Merchandising: The Fashion/Wardrobe Stylist

by Mani

Styling is a unique type of fashion career, typically known as a Fashion Stylist, Wardrobe Stylist, or Visual Stylist. Traditionally, a Fashion Stylist is responsible for coordinating clothes, jewelry, and accessories used in fashion photo shoots, and/or fashion show catwalks. Stylists may also branch out to consult with individual or celebrity clients to design a [...]

New Jobs in Fashion Merchandising: Social Media, Digital Marketing & More

by Mani

As mobile technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace, retailers are constantly adapting new methods to connect with consumers using new forms of merchandise marketing that didn’t even exist a few years ago. This is good news for students who will soon be entering the fashion industry job market after earning a degree from [...]

Careers in Fashion Merchandising: The Fashion Trend Forecaster

by Mani

Predicting upcoming fashion trends is more than a guessing game, which is why many fashion companies invest in professional trend forecasting services, or hire on a team of full time fashion merchandising professionals known as Trend Forecasters. Many merchandise marketing professionals roles, such as that of a Buyer, involve the ability to make business savvy [...]