Quality testing & technical guidance for promotion of proper labeling on fiber composition, care instructions and other items required as set forth in the Household Goods Quality Labeling Law of Japan.
Validation of proper labeling for supplies to department stores, mass merchandisers, mail-order companies, and for other commodities.
Quality testing & technical guidance on proper labeling of imported products.
Advisory, consultant and personnel training services related to quality labeling.
Preparation of in-house standards and specifications for manufacturers on their behalf, including quality standards and garment specifications.
Traveling, field guidance service for quality/process control at sewing factories, etc.
Visual inspections, quality testing, and wear tests for various sorts of garments.
Research and development services by commissioning, such as choice of proper fabrics and search for the best sewing conditions involved in the development of new products.
Sampling inspections of garments and other apparel goods pursuant to KAKEN Sampling Standard.
Quality control services on behalf of manufacturers, including acceptance inspection of fabrics, delivery inspection of products and laboratory testing.
Inspection of imported goods on behalf of trading companies and/or quality control services for their affiliated factories.
Inspection of supplied merchandise and storefront articles on behalf of department stores, mass merchandisers and mail-order companies.
Training and guidance on quality control operation for corporate marketing, sales and planning personnel.
Cause analysis and evaluation of complained articles, and certification thereof.
Investigation into causes of manufacturing defects involved in complained articles, and follow-up advising for quality improvement.
Other advisory services for settlement of complaints.
Introduction and improvement of quality control system, and training of QC staf.
Research and survey associated with product development activities.
Verification of quality labels for products to be put on exhibition, and related testing.
Conducting seminars & training courses, and publishing technical literature and other publications.
Technical advisory services for quality improvement and upgrading of rejected products and those in trouble.
Testing and inspections of supplies to overseas department stores and specialty shops in accordance with their acceptance specifications.
Esting and inspections of commodities at KAKEN overseas branch laboratories and service tie-up testing institutes (Hong Kong, Shanghai, Qingdao, Dalian, Ningbo and Wuxi in China; Korea, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam and others).
In addition to garments and textile goods, KAKEN’s testing services stretch over apparel ornaments and accessories, consumer commodities, industrial materials and even including advanced technology fields, along with technical advisory services, as required according to product applications.
Also available are various characteristic tests that will define your newly developed products as well as testing for general commercial transactions.