What Are Tech Packs and Are They Necessary?

What are tech packs and are they important? Desk brainstorm session.

Tech packs are digital illustrations of your designs that show relevant views, proper proportions, specified materials and other information that is integral to making your shoe. Read more to learn whether or not you may need a tech pack for your project.

April 26, 2016 by Otabo Team

Introduction to Fundamental Shoe Styles

Introduction to Fundamental Show Styles Collage

Before starting with tech packs, you’ll want to better understand the specifics of your shoe category. For that, you’ll need a bit of history and context based on these eight foundational shoe styles:

March 20, 2016 by Otabo Team

10 Key Steps to Getting Shoes Manufactured 

10 Key Steps to Getting Shoes Manufactured - Finished Shoes

From creating your tech packs through to shipping arrangements. Learn the 10 key steps to getting your shoes manufactured.
January 22, 2016 by Otabo Team

New Year, New Site

Otabo Manufacturing New Website Handcrafted

Hello, and welcome to the new and improved otabo.com.

Whether you are an established brand looking to obtain production quotes, or are starting out with little experience, our goal is to help you understand the possibilities.

In addition to providing manufacturing services, we’ve launched The Startup Shop to help people new to the footwear industry get started.

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The Education Course is non-refundable. You will retain access to the course for 6 months from date of purchase.

 

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Consulting hours are non-refundable. Session must be conducted within 1 year of purchase. Rescheduling requires 2 business days of notice.

 

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Documentation is non-refundable and must be applied to a consulting session conducted within 1 year of purchase.