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IGTEM-10: “Know your Products - Accessories"

Lecture's Overview


60 screens of Presentation

36 pages Students' Guide

14 pages Teacher's Guide

Including 15 Students' tasks and tests.

Module Name:

Export Marketing & Merchandising

Recommended Duration:

5 to 6 lectures of 90 minutes each. Do not rush to make sure that all students understand each screen. Students to get actively involved in the lectures.

Background of Lecture:

A successful supplier needs to know all about accessories as used for the produc-tion of his product range. A comprehensive collection of samples and correspond-ding price lists to be available in the sample room.

Distribution of lecture materials to students:

The lecturer to distribute the Students’ Guide about 10 days prior to starting the teaching of this subject. Encourage students to study minimum 10 screens in ad-vance to make it possible to ask specific questions and to follow the lecture. Students to carry out the tasks as mentioned in the Students’ Guide.

Subjects per Screen:

Screens 1-5:

Know your Products, keeping records of accessory samples and prices, functional and decorative accessories.

Screens 6-8:


Screens 9-23:


Screens 24-27:

Touch Fasteners (Velco Tapes, Magic Tape, Cosmolon)

Screens 28-30:

Decorative Ribbons & Tapes

Screen 31:

Draw Strings

Screens 32-35:

Padding & Quilting

Screens 36-43:


Screens 44-47:

Trade Mark Labels

Screens 48-49:

Care Labels & Care Symbols

Screens 50-54:

Size Labels & Size Numbers of different countries

Screen 55:

Labels - Important Hints

Screens 56-58:

Elastic Bands

Screens 59-60:


Teaching Facilities:

Sample Room (preferred), samples of accessories as reviewed in this lecture, screen, projector, computer, pin board, pointer, internet connection.


Students to have English verbal & written language & internet research skills.