How to Manufacture Locally

SFMade: How to Manufacture Locally

WHEN: Aug 28, 6–8 pm |
WHERE: Techshop, 926 Howard St |

DETAILS: If you are planning to produce clothing, accessories, food or building/furniture products, this session is for you! In an interactive and supportive environment, you’ll learn how to set-up and manage your own manufacturing operation or use contract manufacturers.

We will cover key considerations including:

  • Assessing your needs and what makes the most sense for your particular business
  • Information and referrals to local factories and manufacturing resources
  • Acquiring facilities and where to look
  • Zoning and Permitting Issues
  • Obtaining financing
  • Addressing legal issues and documentation requirements
  • Overcoming specific roadblocks and challenges
  • Making valuable connections with your local manufacturing community

Presenters: Kate Sofis, Executive Director, SFMade, and Janet Lees, Director of Programs and Communications, SFMade

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