1: Building relationships with your suppliers
The hallmark of any exceptional business function is building around great relationships. At Schott Textiles, we pride ourselves in creating relationships with all members of the value chain. For perspective customers, this means we take the time to understand your company’s needs. We are not just order takers! What this also means is that we have decades old relationships with our suppliers and finishers. Our network of relationships means we can rely on quality from all our favorite partners.
2: Proven Quality
Trust is about ensuring our partners will act reliably, and develop a mutual understanding that the product we receive is exactly to its specifications. Having worked with such a variety of suppliers for the last 40+ years, we understand who is capable of being a reliable supplier in the global textile industry.
3: Communication – Early and Often
At Schott Textiles, our sales process involves discussion of the end application developing a thorough understanding of the product necessary to get the job done. As the saying goes, “Prescription without diagnosis is malpractice.” We want to make sure that the product you receive is the one best suited for your job. If additional dying, finishing, re-rolling, double + folding, or even specific industry certifications are necessary (Government/Fire Retarding Specifications etc.) we want to have the discussions up-front and find those opportunities as early as possible.
4: Knowledge of the Nitty Gritty
When a manufacturer is considering purchasing imported textiles, there are many logistical and product centric considerations that are necessary. Leveraging the knowledge of experts in that industry is always best practice and thus any wholesaler worth their salt needs knowledge of the nitty gritty.
The industrial wholesale textiles industry caters to a wide variety of products, and we’ve just about seen it all. Whether this is a new product and you need our expertise, or you are considering switching suppliers we are here to discuss the nitty gritty. We live and breathe color fastness, breaks and tear strength tests, and woven textile constructions. Give us a call 330 794 2121 and we can discuss your specific application today.
5: Global Capabilities – Servicing all of the Globe
Importing wholesale fabrics is a global service, and the best know how to do business in more than one country. To ensure the best pricing and quality, a great wholesaler can offer fabric options from sources all over the globe.
At Schott Textiles, we strongly believe in relying on a diverse network of suppliers, while still maintaining critical relationships with key suppliers. This ensures an ability to receive competitive pricing with our primary suppliers while remaining flexible enough to find fabrics for every unique application. Consider looking at our standard product list, which features fabrics we commonly import and boast competitive pricing. Or talk with a salesperson if you don’t see your fabric listed as there is always an ability to source more!