Fashion Retail Supply Chain Best Practices

Course Info

Length: 1 Week

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

Venue

  • July-22-2024

    Amsterdam

  • July-22-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • July-29-2024

    London

  • July-29-2024

    Istanbul

  • Aug-05-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Aug-05-2024

    Istanbul

  • Aug-12-2024

    Singapore

  • Aug-12-2024

    Paris

  • Aug-19-2024

    Dubai

  • Aug-19-2024

    Barcelona

  • Aug-26-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Aug-26-2024

    London

  • Sep-02-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Sep-02-2024

    Istanbul

  • Sep-09-2024

    Paris

  • Sep-09-2024

    Singapore

  • Sep-16-2024

    Barcelona

  • Sep-16-2024

    Dubai

  • Sep-23-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Sep-23-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Sep-30-2024

    Istanbul

  • Sep-30-2024

    London

  • Oct-07-2024

    Istanbul

  • Oct-07-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Oct-14-2024

    Paris

  • Oct-14-2024

    Singapore

  • Oct-21-2024

    Barcelona

  • Oct-21-2024

    Dubai

  • Oct-28-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Oct-28-2024

    London

  • Nov-04-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Nov-04-2024

    Istanbul

  • Nov-11-2024

    Singapore

  • Nov-11-2024

    Paris

  • Nov-18-2024

    Dubai

  • Nov-18-2024

    Barcelona

  • Nov-25-2024

    London

  • Nov-25-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-02-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-02-2024

    Istanbul

  • Dec-09-2024

    Paris

  • Dec-09-2024

    Singapore

  • Dec-16-2024

    Barcelona

  • Dec-16-2024

    Dubai

  • Dec-23-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-23-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-30-2024

    London

  • Dec-30-2024

    Istanbul

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

 

The Changing Nature of Fashion Retailing: Implications for Logistics
 
  • Fashion: its role in culture.
  • The changing fashion retail environment.
  • The rise of fast fashion.
  • The luxury sectors.
  • Fast fashion and CSR.
  • The online revolution.
  • The supply chain response.
  • Global dispersion of fashion supply chains.
  • Online logistical challenges.

 

Off shore sourcing and outsourcing in the international fashion supply chain

 

  • Sourcing strategies.
  • The nature of outsourcing.
  • Types of outsourcing.
  • Offshore sourcing and re-shoring?
  • Supply chain relationships and responsiveness by.
  • product category.
  • Lean, agile or leagile?

 

Corporate social Responsibility (CSR) in International Fashion Supply Chains

 

  • Defining CSR and its institutional context.
  • Strategic CSR.
  • Implementation of CSR initiatives in global fashion supply chains.
  • Compromises to CSR in global apparel production.
  • Case studies of CSR in practice.
  • Rankings of socially responsible companies.
  • Sri Lanka and CSR practices in garment manufacture.

 

International Logistics
 
  • Definitions, impact and channels of distribution.
  • Economic impact of logistics and SCM on channels of distribution.
  • Fashion retail logistics and SCM.
  • Globalization.
  • Logistics and SCM in a global economy.
  • Global risk, disruption and supply chain security.
  • International logistics and SCM implications for fashion retailers.

 

In-store Consumer Service
 
  • The national fashion retail supply chain.
  • Retail logistical systems strategy and design.
  • In-store consumer service.
  • Some empirical studies.
  • Suggestions to improve in-store consumer service.

 

Online Consumer Service

 

  • The online fashion retail supply chain.
  • The business case for Omni-channel retailing.
  • Logistical design considerations for Omni-channel fulfilment.
  • Suggestions to improve online fulfilment service.

 

Luxury Fashion and Supply Chain Management
 
  • Definitions of luxury and luxury branding.
  • The ‘new’ luxury.
  • The evolution of the luxury brand.
  • Gaining control of marketing channels.
  • Supply chain management in luxury fashion.

 

Sustainable Fashion Retailing and Logistics
 
  • Concepts of sustainability.
  • Sustainability in logistics and SCM.
  • Sustainability management and management systems.
  • Sustainability in the fashion retail sector.

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