Manufacturing Country

Malaysia Is Developing Manufacturing Hubs to Win More Business

by Polly Chen on 17 Nov 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about Malaysia's manufacturing hubs, why can't Vietnam replace China and EU's softer stance toward revoking Cambodia's EBA status in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Manufacturing Tips & Advice

Some Fashion Manufacturers Are Leaving China—But Not All

by Polly Chen on 10 Nov 2019 | 0 Comments
Just because a supplier is convincing and shows you a few amazing product samples doesn’t mean you should overlook how they actually function. It's also important to observe how they really act over time and after a few conversations. These 5 traits will help you sort good suppliers from bad suppliers and help you determine if using a particular supplier is best for your supply chain, customers and business.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Textile Products

China’s Electronics Industry Eagerly Awaits the End of the Trade War

by Polly Chen on 3 Nov 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about China's electronics industry, Vietnam's textile industry and Johnson & Johnson's recalled baby powder in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Textile Products

The U.S. and China Reached “Phase One” of a Trade Deal

by Polly Chen on 27 Oct 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about the "Phase one" trade deal, Malaysia's electronics manufacturing and Vietnam's skilled labor shortage in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics

Vietnam Becoming A Tech Hub in the Wake of the China-U.S. Trade War

by Polly Chen on 20 Oct 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about how Vietnam becomes a tech hub, Chinese counterfeits that bother small U.S. businesses and UPS's new planes in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing

Cambodia Raises Workers’ Wages for Fear of Losing EBA Status

by Polly Chen on 13 Oct 2019 | 2 Comments
Learn about why Cambodia raises workers' wages, what stops importers from sourcing outside China and Nike's sustainable distribution center in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing

Malaysia’s Furniture Sector Benefits from Trade War Tailwind

by Polly Chen on 29 Sep 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about how Malaysia's furniture sector benefits from the trade war, grassroots movement in Bangladesh and Shopify's robotics in this week's roundup.
Best in Manufacturing – September 29, 2019

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Furniture

New Monitoring Body to Replace The Accord in Bangladesh

by Polly Chen on 22 Sep 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn the new body that will replace the Accord in Bangladesh, Thailand's "relocation package" and asbestos in cosmetics in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing, Legal Requirements

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