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Fashion Apparel Sourcing and Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship: Resources for starting a fashion business

There are a number of excellent resources to get you started:

These George Brown College resources provide books and websites to help you find information about starting your own business. The library research guide on Entrepreneurship is an excellent place to start. You might also wish to look at the research guides on Small Business Management or Marketing Research. Please note Library Databases are for academic use only.


Marketing Plan: Industry Profiles

•   Statistics Canada contains many types of reports and information sources. See:

•   Canadian Industry Statistics

Type in your NAICS code, for example 315 -  Clothing Manufacture

Location Plan - Demographics

Business Costs

Mission and Vision Statements