Samantha Lim

Samantha Lim

Samantha is from Singapore and attended Swinburne University in Melbourne, Australia. She joined InTouch in August 2016, after working in the IT industry. In her free time, Samantha enjoys jogging around Shenzhen.

Recent Posts

3 Steps AQF Takes to Protect Your Supplier Relationships

by Samantha Lim on 8 May 2019 | 0 Comments
A third-party inspection company like Asia Quality Focus (AQF) can help you protect supplier relationships and improve your manufacturing experience.

Topics: Working with Factories

What to Do if Your Supplier Fails an FDA Inspection?

by Samantha Lim on 20 Feb 2019 | 0 Comments
Avoid the consequences of a failed FDA inspection. A little due diligence now can save you from stress, damages and disruption down the line.

Topics: Legal Requirements, Quality Control Checklist

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Handling Defective Products

by Samantha Lim on 25 Jul 2018 | 0 Comments
No importer wants to have to face defective products. But that’s no excuse for mishandling substandard goods at the expense of your brand’s reputation. Let’s take a look at the top five mistakes importers make when handling defective products to help you avoid them.

Topics: Product Destruction

Don’t Let Your Customer Be the One Finding Quality Issues in Your Products

by Samantha Lim on 6 Jun 2018 | 0 Comments
You may not have the resources to maintain your own full-time QC team wherever you’re manufacturing. But the cost of quality issues to your business could be greater than the cost of a few preventative steps to manage product quality.

Topics: Product Inspection

Is Your Supplier’s Quality Manual Missing Your Product Requirements?

by Samantha Lim on 18 Apr 2018 | 0 Comments
Ever wondered what's included in your supplier's quality manual? Check out this article to compare two quality manuals, one from a factory and one from professional QC staff, and explore how to ensure your product requirements aren't overlooked.

Topics: Product Inspection, Working with Factories, Quality Control Checklist

Which Product Destruction Method is Right for Your Defective Products?

by Samantha Lim on 24 Jan 2018 | 0 Comments
From shredding to steamrolling, there are a number of viable methods for product destruction. Find out which is right for your defective products in this article.

Topics: Product Destruction

4 Product QC Pitfalls That Will Cost You Customers

by Samantha Lim on 6 Dec 2017 | 1 Comment
What's most often to blame for product returns, product recalls and bad product reviews? Product quality issues. Don't fall prey to these 4 product QC mistakes!

Topics: Product Inspection, Working with Factories

5 Packaging Quality Control Checks No Importer Can Afford to Skip

by Samantha Lim on 25 Oct 2017 | 3 Comments
Your customer might rip off all your packaging materials when they receive your product. But that doesn't mean you should neglect packaging quality control!

Topics: Product Inspection, Packaging, Quality Control Checklist

5 Traits to Look for in a Third-Party Fabric Inspection Provider

by Samantha Lim on 2 Aug 2017 | 0 Comments
Manufacturing textiles abroad? Screen QC companies by looking for these 5 traits in your third-party fabric inspection provider and ensure high fabric quality.

Topics: Product Inspection, Textile Products

Preventing Product Defects Starts with Negotiating with Suppliers

by Samantha Lim on 17 May 2017 | 0 Comments
Preventing a product defect when first beginning the supplier relationship is almost always far easier and cheaper than trying to correct it after it appears.

Topics: Product Inspection, Auditing Factories, Working with Factories

4 Critical Quality Controls For Cosmetics Packaging