DESIGN

In our creative studio our design department sources, plans and develops products on a daily basis under the direction of Mr. Ali, the creative mind behind Connection and the success behind many of our key partners. Our team weekly researches new trends, attends fashion and trade shows internationally, sources new material and develops prints. Every design for us is unique and the result of carefully chosen fabrics to create a timeless item, resulting in satisfaction.

MANUFACTURING

Our production department manages the process of manufacturing through developed technological systems to ensure all parts of the supply chain full fill their tasks on time. Our production process has a 90% move through rate which is the result of effective team work, planning and supply chain control.  Products are tested in-house to secure clients design to end product. 

QUALITY CONTROL

Our quality department manages each and every part of the process with a clear overview through computerised control systems, Fabric and production to packing and shipping inspections are carried out via our senior Quality Assurance teams. We also act and represent our client as an extended branch, inspecting and training key component areas to create efficient manufacturing processes throughout our network. 

DELIVER

Our delivery team controls every aspect of the forwarding process, from consolidating with clients, third party logistic companies and custom clearance. Our representatives are available 7 days a week to ensure our clients are always up to speed with their merchandise. 

OUR GOAL

To continuously create and deliver the highest quality of fashion garments in a timely manner that caters to all our clients needs

HISTORY

1980

CDA & Exports established in Stockholm, Sweden

1990

CDA first factory set up in New Delhi, India

2000

Developed Vero Moda and Jack & Jones, Vila and Only outlets from two stores in Denmark to 1400 outlets across Europe as a main design and manufacturing partner

2002

New cooperation with Spanish Fashion group Inditex. Delivered over 5 million garments per year

2003

CDA relocated operation headquarters to Dubai, UAE

2004

Second and third factory set up and running in New Delhi, India

2006

Fourth factory set up In New Delhi, India

2012

Fifth factory set up in New Delhi, India

2013 

China office and production unit opened in Guangzhou

NETWORK

All our manufacturing takes place in China and India.
Our quality assurance team monitors all aspects of production and updates HQ on daily basis
We evaluate systems to enhance the production quality and meet the highest standard requirements on today’s market
Designate production to officer who coordinates sequence of production planning, execution and delivery
Our tracking systems monitor work progress, material movements, consumption and quality parameters Schedules have been set-up through a specialized and customized management information system
Our production capacity is approximately 300,000 units per month via a total of 1000 machines
Lead times are normally 60 to 100 days, which can be shortened to meet customer demands where necessary
CDA works in collaboration with subcontractors such as SGS and BUREAU VERITAS to ensure all work ethics and quality standards are upheld

WHAT MAKES US DIFFRENT

We constantly provide input and develop new and additional styles based on trend sheets, client feedback and needs
CDA has a team that regularly researches new trends and attends fashion shows and fairs across Europe
CDA creates a collection of 100 to 200 new styles every month along side 4 main collections
We attend to client needs and visit every 6 weeks through out peak seasons
We update clients with weekly print designs and source new fabrics via our design teams
All units are inspected on a regular basis and are approved by BSCI, SEDEX and individual client COC’s
We build our business vertically with partnerships on client and sub-supplier level. Resulting in an quality, efficiency, cost and delivery focused process and product
Our offices are your home. We always welcome client visits to all our CDA’s offices

OUR PROCESS

CDA & Exports LTD has a multinational dedicated team in each operational country France, Spain, Sweden, U.A.E and UK
CDA Dubai Head Quarters specializes in customer relations, design research, documentation and finance
CDA Delhi and China office in product development, production and quality control
CDA Stockholm office in customer relations and sales.
All manufacturing facilities are in India and China
Our clients range from luxury design to mid-high end labels

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