Heart-Hunters Consulting President Valerie B. Cooper offers her clients over 30 years of hands-on garment industry experience. From start up ventures and feasibility studies to troubleshooting, sourcing, production analysis and quality assurance for ongoing ventures, Heart-Hunters Consulting is your solution.
If you have a vision or a new product, non-garment or any type of product hard or soft lines, HHC can guide you through sourcing, prototyping and production. We offer support for all areas of product development. If your business is in need of fine tuning, Heart-Hunters Consulting can take your company to the next level of achievement.
OUR SERVICES INCLUDE:
Startup Ventures & Feasibility
Whether you want to start a small domestic line,
or go big off-shore, Heart-Hunters Consulting
can help get you started. We also offer full business plan services. MORE>>
Complete product development services are offered
for both new and on-going manufacturers. Reliable
garment contractor location service... MORE>>
Workshops and Seminars
Education and Management Training is offered for
group seminars or as individual one-on-one sessions.
Heart-Hunters Consulting also offers:
Environmentally sustainable &
socially compliant garment manufacturing alternatives.
There is a choice now, for green textile sourcing,
and green garment manufacturing.
In addition we offer complete sourcing, prototyping, product development and manufacturing consulting for all soft lines, most hard lines, jewelry and accessories; in addition to garments.
Expert Witness Services
WHAT'S NEW - SPRING-SUMMER 2015
HHC is getting involved in some very innovative new products and technologies. We have been working with Tidal Vision, which is making fabric out of Chitin, and wallets out of salmon skins. I am putting links to Tidal Vision’s press release and background information on my site. This is not something that I normally do, but I am so proud and honored to be working with them. Tidal Vision represents the type of sustainable projects HHC loves to work on. When they could not find the right extruder for processing their yarn, they stepped up and are now building their own! READ MORE>
Upcoming events: Nov. 2016
ITMA Milan Italy
HHC will be attending one of the largest expos in the textile industry. This event is only held every 4 years; ITMA is an expo venue that showcases all of the new and existing innovations in sustainable manufacturing. This includes fiber, yarns, dying, printing and machinery. READ MORE>
Tibetan Tees project - The four main parties involved in this project are Fayettechill, Heart Hunters Consulting, the University of Arkansas (Students for a Free Tibet, Apparel Studies Department, Fulbright Honors Dept.) and the Tibetan Cultural Institute of Arkansas (TCIA, primarily by Geshe Dorjee - our major connection point to Tibetan refugees living in India). READ MORE>
HHC primary mission is to work with as many quality domestic factories as possible. But if a client elects to work off shore we offer state of the art production and quality assurance solutions. Vendor compliance and vendor compliance manuals are our specialty. READ MORE>
The Ethical Sourcing Forum in New York City
Heart Hunters Consulting attended the forum. http://www.ethicalsourcingforum.com. The forum was filled with a wealth of information and learning opportunities. The event not only covered ethical sourcing off shore, but addressed social compliance here in the U.S.A. as well... READ MORE>
There is a great new clothing company out of Fayetteville Arkansas, FAYETTECHILL Ozark Mountain Outfitters. Heart-Hunters Consulting is honored be part of the growth of this amazing grassroots brand!... READ MORE>
HHC is evolving to a new level. We are proud to be working with cutting edge entrepreneurs and inventors. One of our newest projects is The "Sand Hopper" from Beach Mango... READ MORE>
HHC continues to dive deep into the manufacturing forefront of North America. We are finding that more and more production is returning to the United States from offshore. We are continuing to work with some the best factories in the USA....READ MORE>
The remainder of 2012 was productive and exciting! MAGIC was busy and alive with many prospects, HHC put a team on the ground in South Korea, and began working with spot-on Tech Pack people... READ MORE>
2012 is almost half-over and HHC has much to report. U.S. based sewing contractors still have a strong presence in America. HHC is continually working... READ MORE>
Heart Hunters Consulting attended The Los Angeles International Textile Show, held Oct. 10–12 at the California Market Center. READ MORE>