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Polly Chen

Polly Chen

Polly Chen joined Asia Quality Focus as a Marketing Associate in April 2019. Polly grew up in Shenzhen, China and attended school in Guangzhou. She likes cooking and attending live shows in her free time.

Recent Posts

China Establishes Six New Free Trade Zones to Improve Trade Ties

by Polly Chen on 15 Sep 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about China's new free trade zones, how tariffs are hurting the electronics industry and "hijacked" reviews on Amazon in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics

China Retaliates with New Tariffs on $75 Billion of U.S. Goods

by Polly Chen on 8 Sep 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about China's tariffs on $75 billion U.S. goods, Hasbro's plan to phase out plastic packaging and Target's store-fulfillment in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Packaging

FAA Bans Apple Laptops from U.S. Flights Due to Unsafe Batteries

by Polly Chen on 1 Sep 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about FAA's ban on MacBooks, the unclear status of Cambodia's EBA and the Belt and Road Initiative in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics

FedEx Won’t Ship Amazon’s Packages in the U.S. Anymore

by Polly Chen on 25 Aug 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about FedEx's split with Amazon and mobile manufacturing hubs in India in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Legal Requirements

Trump Breaks Trade War Truce With 10 Percent Tariffs

by Polly Chen on 18 Aug 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about Trump's new 10 percent tariffs, China's capacity in lithium-ion battery manufacturing and IBM's blockchain-based supplier management network in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics

Japan-South Korea Trade Dispute Threatens Electronics Industry

by Polly Chen on 11 Aug 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about the Japan-South Korea trade dispute, eBay's new delivery service and fraudulent Chinese trademark applications in the U.S. in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics

Amazon Changes Third-Party Seller Terms After Investigation into Unfair Suspensions

by Polly Chen on 4 Aug 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about Amazon's new terms for its third-party sellers, China's anti-dumping duties on stainless steel exporters and Zara's 100 percent sustainable fabrics in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Textile Products

Manufacturers Looked to Vietnam as a Tariff Shelter. So Why Are They Leaving Now?

by Polly Chen on 28 Jul 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about manufacturers' departure from Vietnam, Bangladesh's water crisis and Sony's America Recycles Pledge in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics

Vietnam Signs EU Trade Deal Amid Trump’s Tariff Threat

by Polly Chen on 21 Jul 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about Vietnam's trade deal with the EU, Chinese furniture makers' struggles and CPSC compliance issues with helmets in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Furniture, Legal Requirements

U.S. and China Reach Trade Truce, but Tariffs Stay for Now

by Polly Chen on 14 Jul 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about the trade truce between the U.S. and China, Amazon's Counter Program and Taiwan's plastic straw ban in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Legal Requirements