Thrive in Fashion Buying

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Thrive in Fashion

Unlock the Secrets of

Fashion Buying

From Concept To Retail

Discover the Skills of Fashion Buying

Thrive in Fashion

Unlock the Secrets of

Fashion Buying

From Concept To Retail

Discover the Skills of Fashion Buying

Have you always aspired to become a Fashion Buyer ?

This was made for you !!

Get ready to step into the dynamic world of fashion and take control from the initial concept all the way to delivering amazing products to the retail floor?

If you're passionate about fashion and want to turn your creative flair into a thriving career, This online course is your golden ticket to success!

Hello Fashion Buyers !!

The THRIVE IN FASHION program is here to help you to advance in your careers. If you want to transition from another role and learn how to develop apparal products from design to delivery This course brings everything together to boost your knowledge and skills in the fashion buying field. In this program, you'll learn how to

  • Managing Suppliers

  • Handling Budgets

  • Analyzing Sales

  • Developing Concepts

  • Researching Trends

  • Doing Market Research

  • Creating Products

  • Planning Ranges

  • Giving Approvals for Samples

By the end of the course, you'll be a confident and well-prepared fashion buyer ready to excel in this exciting industry.

Have you always aspired to

become a Fashion Buyer ?

This was made for you !!

Get ready to step into the dynamic world of fashion and take control from the initial concept all the way to delivering amazing products to the retail floor?

If you're passionate about fashion and want to turn your creative flair into a thriving career, This online course is your golden ticket to success!

Are you ready to deliver amazing products to the retail floor? This online course is your golden ticket to success!

Are you ready to step into the dynamic world of fashion and take control from the initial concept all the way to delivering amazing products to the retail floor?

If you're passionate about fashion and want to turn your creative flair into a thriving career, This online course is your golden ticket to success!

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Hello Fashion Buyers !!

The THRIVE IN FASHION program is here to help you to advance in your careers. If you want to transition from another role and learn how to develop apparal products from design to delivery This course brings everything together to boost your knowledge and skills in the fashion buying field. In this program, you'll learn how to

  • Managing Suppliers

  • Handling Budgets

  • Analyzing Sales

  • Developing Concepts

  • Researching Trends

  • Doing Market Research

  • Creating Products

  • Planning Ranges

  • Giving Approvals for Samples

By the end of the course, you'll be a confident and well-prepared fashion buyer ready to excel in this exciting industry.

STEP BY STEP LEARNING IN FASHION BUYING

This program will help you to ......

Understand the buying process clearly and enable you to manage your role & tasks successfully

Get access to Industry relevant advice and follow best practise in the workplace.

Develops your skills & understanding of the role to advance your career aspirations

Why is fashion buying training essential for you ?

Understanding the entire fashion buying process equips you with the key skills and knowledge sought after in the fashion industry. This opens up various career opportunities in fashion retail, from working as a buyer for a retail chain to an independent boutique or department store.

As a fashion buyer, you play a pivotal role in selecting the right products to stock and ranges or collections to present for sale which directly impacts a retailer's profitability and success.

Gain in-depth knowledge of the fashion buying process with a holistic understanding of the fashion industry. You'll learn about market trends, consumer behaviour, merchandising strategies, and supply chain management. Most Importantly this will bridge the gap between theory and actual industry practice.

Entrepreneurial Skills: If you aspire to start your own fashion business, studying fashion buying can be a crucial step. It will teach you how to identify market demands, source products, negotiate with suppliers, manage inventory, and make profitable buying decisions. These skills are essential for fashion entrepreneurs and can improve your chances of running a successful fashion business.

"This course covers all the comprehensive skills required to progress your career in fashion buying. It really helped me to develop my skills successfully which resulted in achieving new business for our category"

Suniva Wadhwa, Junior Buyer

INSIDE THE COURSE

MODULE 1

The Buying Cycle

This module focuses on the big picture view explaining the buying calendar, the critical path and how to manage it; the stages of the buying cycle and ways of working and best practise industry methods followed by retail brands. There are workbooks, checklists and templates included to download and modify according to your key dates.

MODULE 2

Fashion Buying Fundamentals

Fashion Buying is challenging, competitive and tough at all levels. It is important to understand all the moving parts. What are the skills you need to develop and what is required to get to the next level of your career as a fashion buyer

MODULE 3

Trends, Textiles & Trade Shows

In this module we delve into the purpose of trends and market research and how it applies to your customer and target market. The buyer's role is to bring new ideas and products to your customers.This involves many decisions and choices weeks or months in advance that need to be business right.

MODULE 4

Concept & Product Development

This module explains the product development process. What you need to consider when building the range, how different styles and colours work together and how to manage the whole process effectively avoiding common pitfalls going from concept to confirmed order.

MODULE 5

Merchandise Planning & Buying

In this module we follow the various stages the buyer goes though before finalising the range understanding variety, depth, price and availability. We look at planning stock intakes and how to understand the relationship between sales, stock levels and ordering quantities in order to build a commercial range plan.

MODULE 6

Retail Math Essentials

You don't need to have accountancy skills, but there are some basic calculations that all buyers should know and are required when costing products for profit. In these videos we break down the formulas used when preparing target prices and how to calculate cost prices.

MODULE 7

Budgets & Pricing Strategies

This module explains the various stages the buyer goes though before finalising the range taking into consideration variety, depth, price and availability. We look at the role of merchandising when planning stock intakes and how to understand the relationship between sales, stock levels and ordering quantities in order to build a commercial range plan.

MODULE 8

Building the Range Plan

The preparation of a range plan is vital to planning a collection. This covers how to build a plan that includes both trend-led and ‘core’ products, and avoiding duplication, what is a price point hierarchy and how to manage the lead times of each garment to ensure that the whole collection will be delivered on time.

MODULE 9

Suppliers & Sourcing

This module is about working with suppliers so you can confidently communicate with them to give feedback on the development samples and manage the seasonal orders. We look at the questions to ask in meetings, how to work with minimum order quantities, prepare cross-costings and understand the lead times for the deliveries

MODULE 10

Sales Analysis & Management

In this module we look at sales and data reports and how to read and interpret them. What makes a best seller ? Why is sell-though important ? What happens if a product is not selling as planned or sells too quickly? We answer these questions and explain how to optimise the information available and to get a step ahead.

+ THESE BONUSES!

BONUS #1

LIVE Q&A CALLS

Three live Q&A calls during the course to answer any questions and offer feedback

BONUS #2

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES


PDF Downloads and template resources ready to go with each module to download and use

BONUS #3

INNER CIRCLE


Access to the private community within the course for knowledge sharing and support.

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✓ Complete Thrive in Fashion Programme

✓ Q&A section for support

✓ Done-for-You templates

Elisabeth's experience and comprehensive skills in fashion buying and design

really helped us to develop new customers successfully. She understood the needs of our clients which resulted in achieving new business for us She is an experienced, trustworthy, responsible and reliable partner

Sherry XU, MD, Ningbo Hantchy, China

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Here are a few answers to the most common questions.

WHAT IS REQUIRED TO DO THIS PROGRAMME?

You will need : A device with an internet connection (a laptop, computer or tablet will work best especially to view PDF and JPG downloads)

WHEN DOES THE COURSE START AND FINISH?

Access to the course is given as soon as the enrollment process is completed.

HOW IS THE COURSE DELIVERED?

Lessons are delivered online and comprised of videos tutorials, worksheets and easy-to-follow written instructions.

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO COMPLETE THE COURSE?

The programme is divided into 10 modules. Each module contains a series of videos to explain simple and practical steps. Each module includes hours of video training, plus downloads, such as help sheets, workbooks and checklists including specific tasks to practise,whichever is most relevant to the module content.

HOW CAN I THE ACCESS TO THE COURSE?

One you complete your purchase you can access the course content. Completely online, this step-by-step course provides videos and downloads to work through, from start to finish, according to you individual schedule and pace. This program is specifically designed to work around a buyers' busy schedule structuring each step in a way that is educational and practical. Course Access is available for the lifetime of the version of the course purchased - minimum 12 months

WHAT IF THE LOG-ON DOESN'T WORK ?

Log on Details are sent directly to the registered candidate. In case of a problem, this can be resolved by sending an email to learn@thriveinfashion.com

CAN I GET A REFUND IF I AM NOT SATISFIED ?

I want you to be satisfied with your purchase, and I understand that sometimes things don't work out. Please read this refund policy carefully before making a purchase. Digital products such as courses, trainings, presets and stock photos are non-refundable. Once you purchase a digital product, you have instant access to the product, and it cannot be returned. As such, I cannot offer refunds or exchanges for any digital products. If you believe that you have been charged in error or have a problem with accessing your digital product, please contactus immediately at Learn@thriveinfashion.com to resolve any issues.

WILL I RECEIVE PERSONAL HELP & SUPPORT ?

No, this an entirely self directed course so you won't be working with me directly. If you feel that you need more in depth help, you can send me an email at learn@thriveinfashion.com and I can let you know about the 1-on-1 services that I offer.  

STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?

Please email  any questions you may have so you can determine if this course is right for your business Email  Learn@thriveinfashion.com 

This valuable experience will help you to...

· Develop and understand the skills required for a buyers role

· Help you comprehend the changing environment that all buyers deal with it

· Explain the decision making process for selecting one product instead of the other

· Understand data analysis and forecasting trends

By taking this course they will be more prepared than many other junior buyers in the industry, giving you the advantage you need to advance in a challenging and competitive industry.

Elisabeth helped me to convert creative

skills into business strategy. She offered constructive feedback on areas of development and took time to prepare materials to help leverage my brand.

Sita Raiter, Designer & Owner Sita Raiter

Meet Your Trainer

Elisabeth Mac Hale

" Fashion and Business are my passions. After twenty-five plus years working in many countries as a Fashion Designer, Fashion Buyer and Business Manager, I know what it takes to develop great buyers and help them to grow and thrive. Whatever your vision is for your career in fashion, I’m here to share my in-depth industry knowledge, to motivate, empower and equip you with the best skills and work methods you need from concept to product to the shop floor."

Get Immediate Access Today !!!!

ONE SINGLE PAYMENT

$450

✓ Complete Course Programme

✓ Community group for support

✓ Done-for-You templates

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO COMPLETE THE PROGRAMME?

The programme is divided into 10 modules. Each module contains a series of videos to explain simple and practical steps. Each module includes hours of video training, plus downloads, such as help sheets, workbooks and checklists including specific tasks to practise,whichever is most relevant to the module content.

THE PROGRAMME CAN BE COMPLETED FROM HOME, THE OFFICE OR ANYWHERE..

Completely online, this innovative step-by-step course provides videos and downloads to work through, from start to finish, accordingly to each individuals schedule and pace. This program is specifically designed to work around the buyers' busy schedule structuring each step in a way that is educational and practical.

Here's what happens when you sign up:

1. You will receive an email from me welcoming you to the course!


2. You get immediate access to all course materials so that you can get started right away.

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