Traders Alliance is the dba of International Alliance, a Fountain Valley, California company serving apparel brands and retailers in development, merchandising and sourcing of product, primarily for young 'lifestyle' and 'active sports' markets, in the Young Mens/Boys and Junior /Girls segment. TA approach is unique in that we offer the traditional foriegn buying agency features with the advantage of sales/design/merchandising and critical communication functions staffed locally, where it can be the most effective. In addition to experienced and skilled staff at the company's FV office, TA subsidary TA Shanghai, over sees operations from offices in Shanghai, with sample making facilities internally and working with factories on production. To meet compettitive market requirements TA is structured to assign a specific team of staff, under senior mgmt leadership, to each client operation. OUr teams interpret market needs, develop product concepts, see products through to sampling and on to production, process orders and provide all necessary communication throughout production and delivery. Long-teseted production control techniques, quality standards, design and pattern support, ensure superior performance. All these factors combine to provide the best possible quality delivery and price. TA can help with whatever degree of involvement our clients require. From original garment design to fabric development, print design, specification packages, trim and packaging....to execution of client's own production design. We can devlop and mercahndise an entire product line pr produce individual items. We are intensely proud of the high level of quality anf professionalism we bring to everything we do. Combined with sompoetitive costing, superior production quality and constant attention to communication, Traders Alliance can be an invaluable partner in the sucessful growth with the active reatil industry.