Business Incubator and retail academy in Paisley, Scotland

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Costing & Pricing

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Costing & Pricing

This workshop focuses on what to consider when costing and pricing your product or service. This will include:

  • What elements to consider when costing & pricing your work
  • How to calculate direct costs
  • How to calculate overheads
  • How to cost your time
  • How to consider the value of your product within the marketplace
  • How to calculate a price for wholesale
  • How does the lifecycle of your product reflect its pricing?

The workshop will be interactive, and participants will complete a worksheet during the session focussed on costing their products and creating a costing plan for their own business. The content/ case studies used during the workshop will be customised to suit the designers /makers involved.

Fiona Chautard is a qualified business coach, experienced mentor and adviser to the creative industries with a specialism in fashion, textiles and design. She is the specialist industry adviser for fashion, textiles and retail at Textiles Scotland, Cultural Enterprise Office and Fashion Foundry where she advises & mentors creative businesses and individuals. She is a mentor for the Craft Council and Fashion Foundry and serves on advisory boards at Caledonian University and Textiles Scotland.

Funded by Renfrewshire Council – Invest in Renfrewshire



May 1
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom