This Crocking Tester verifies the color bleeding property of garment. The instrument called CROCK METER. This process done in two types: (1) DRY CROCKING (2) WET CROCKING. Acceptable standard varies from buyer to buyer but best standard is
For dry process, place the swatch of testing material under plate of crock meter. With crock meter cloth, 10 cycle of rubbing will be done on testing material. Shade effect will come on crock meter cloth, then measure it with gray scale and allocate the rating. In wet process, everything remains same except that crock meter cloth is wet with one drop of distil water.
ORDER RECAP REPORT
This report is received from Hong Kong office. In head office, styles are divided into two sections. Each buyer follows different system and procedure. Cut plan is based on order recap. Order recap provides all information about style like size, ratio, color, qty, FOB price, shipment date etc. that determine features of cut plan.
PO # SHEET
Po # sheet is replica of order recap. This report received by concerned merchandiser (in factory) from head office. It works to cross check the order recap report to minimize the chances of errors while making the cut plan. This report also delivers the full information about any style.
FABRIC BOOKING AND COST BREAKDOWN
This process is done in head office. Buyer require fabric avg., for every order. With miniature marker, we find required avg. and along with marker planning we send fabric-booking sheet to buyer. After including the trims cost, negotiation done for per unit cost. These two reports provides full information regarding price of trims, fabric etc.