Go to a jewelry store and see a watch made in Switzerland was, until now, sign that the piece in question was a big clock, in the same way that purchased a garment made in France, where else, but style, taste and savoir faire have a time. But all of this is over. There are no made in Italy that is worth among the firms more important marroquineras, Goodbye to the label “made in”, Hello to the relocation of companies. Hello dear globalization.
Globalization and its impact on the made in
According to the regulations and standards established by the European Union, a garment or accessory will acquire the label “made in” If you sign it has made a percentage of your creative process in that country. I.e. German cars do not have to be made in Germany, something like buy a ham leg black with Spanish label, but whose raw has been raised between Spain and the cold Russia.
Globalization and the opening up to new markets, as well as the low prices of the labour force in many countries and the consequent transfer of competitors to these places have led to thousands of companies to fall so beneficial and dangerous offshoring. The production chains large firms they are no longer bounded in a given country, nor of course, pray many tags is true in its entirety.
The fashion brands and the lack of accuracy in the origins of your garments
Designed in France, but produced largely in China, there are many items that pray have been created within the francophone country with the consequent increase of the final value of the product, and however, the reality is different. Make the finish or controls of quality within the country It gives companies the pass required to sign their products with the name of the place, although normally its preparation is carried out thousands of miles.
Examples include some firms such as Burberry, that although he exalts its made in the UK and made in Italy for Burberry Prorsum, his signature mid cost, Brit, is the seal “imported”. Something similar happens with Giorgio Armani, whose first line designs are Torchbearers with the made in Italy, its more affordable line, Armani also admits to be imported. Exactly the same as Ralph Lauren Collection and Polo Ralph Lauren.
But there’s more, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Dior or Dolce & Gabbana belong to that group in which the origin of your designs is not specifically on the website of the firm.
Goodbye to the label made in?
Far is that “made in Prada” of the Italian firm for avoid expressing the origin of their products, Although the current situation of many firms nor is much more accurate. We are faced? the fall of the “made in”?, or conversely will continue these firms maintaining their lax stamps?