織襪生產類型
TYPES OF HOSIERY PRODUCTION

生產活動的進行主要還是以外包制度為主,約有90%的廠商是透過外包分工合作的方式進行織襪生產的運作。 織襪生產單元分成以下三類型:
The production is completed mainly under a sub-contract system. About 90% of the manufacturers produce hosiery products in cooperation with their sub-contractors. Three parties are involved in the hosiery production, they are:


接單工廠
Principal
有直接銷售織襪產品的行為,如設有行銷部門或與批發商、大盤商、貿易商往來接取訂單者,即一般所指「襪廠」
The hosiery manufacturers who sell their products directly to wholesalers and trading companies.

代工廠
Contractors
指向接單工廠承包而從事生產織襪,主要可分為織襪機台代工廠、縫合代工廠、定型代工廠、染整代工廠、包裝代工廠
The factories that do the following jobs for the principals under contracts: production by machines, sewing , pressing and boarding, dyeing, and packaging.

家庭代工
In-house sub-contractor
指更小代工,發放到家庭內進行,以縫合、包裝為主
The sub-contractors finish the jobs at home, mainly for sewin g and packaging.