Fashion Buying

Haute Future Fashion Academy

Program Description

Fashion Buying

Haute Future Fashion Academy

Fashion buyers are fashion experts, managing the purchase of products going to be distributed to the stores network. Their job is to select an assortment of garments that must be coherent with the distributors’ identity and clients.

It is a complex profession that requires good interpersonal skills, an in depth knowledge of trends and a keen aesthetic sense.

The Fashion Buying Summer Campus’ focus is to develop key buying skills, encourage students to take an in-depth look at the secrets of this fascinating career and acquire basic knowledge of textiles, materials, production process and production times.

PROGRAMME

Week 1

  • Luxury market: clients, products, services, window displays, communication, icons
  • Benchmarking: comparative evaluation of the reference market, analysis of trends and fashion weeks
  • Research methods: cool hunters & bloggers, trade shows
  • The role of buyers in today’s fashion market

Week 2

  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of products
  • Analysis of target consumers
  • The importance of visual merchandising in sale strategies
  • Case studies
  • Buying strategies: purchase scheduling, sales analysis and planning, budget management
  • The category-wise buying plan: total look, ready to wear, accessories
  • Final project
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Italian


Last updated May 1, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2017
Duration
Duration
2 weeks
Full time
Price
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Locations
Italy - Milan
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Oct. 2017
Italy - Milan
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