Amazon Marching in Beauty Industry, Challenging Giants

by AQF Team on 1 Mar 2022 | 0 Comments
In this week’s roundup, learn about Amazon in the beauty industry, Foxconn’s new semiconductor plant, and Shein’s new global supply chain center.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Supply chain

How To Create a Technical Compliance File Using AQF’s TCF Solution

by AQF Team on 2 Feb 2022 | 0 Comments

In many cases, you will need a Technical Compliance File (TCF) to operate as a merchant (importer or Amazon seller) in the European Union. Your TCF is a collection of documents and details demonstrating that your products meet the set requirements and quality standards. Failure to produce a TCF will result in expensive fines and recalls. 

Topics: Consumer Electronics, toy testing

Technical File Requirements for European Importers

by AQF Team on 27 Jan 2022 | 0 Comments

The European Union is a major international market for various products. However, anyone seeking to tap into this market, including importers and Amazon (e-commerce) sellers, must meet the set requirements. Providing a Technical Compliance File (TCF) is one of the basic technical file requirements. 

Topics: Consumer Electronics, toy testing

What Are the Retail Giants Doing? Let’s Find Out.

by Polly Chen on 7 Sep 2021 | 0 Comments
In this week's roundup, learn more about recent actions of the retail giants, why the supply chain is shifting back to China, and India raising as the world's second most attractive manufacturing country.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Supply chain

China's Shein Emerges as a Rising Star in Fast Fashion

by Polly Chen on 3 Aug 2021 | 0 Comments
In this week's roundup, learn more about the fast-emerging Chinese fashion brand Shein, sunscreen product recall, and the world's second-largest smartphone maker.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Social Compliance, garment importers

Package Returns: Next Challenge for Retail Industry

by Polly Chen on 4 May 2021 | 0 Comments
In this week's roundup, learn about the package returns, the smart home device market, and why should we eliminate plastic waste.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics

Beauty Brands Are Winning Big on Chinese Ecommerce Sites

by Polly Chen on 24 Nov 2020 | 0 Comments
In this week's roundup, let's learn about how are beauty brands winning on Chinese ecommerce sites, the ways to ensure time efficiency in the holiday season, and Google products made from recycled material.

Topics: Consumer Electronics, Supply chain, Ecommerce

What’s after Amazon Prime Day? Electric delivery vans!

by Polly Chen on 27 Oct 2020 | 0 Comments
In this week's roundup, let's learn about Amazon's electric delivery vans, India's new incentives and H&M's garment remaking program.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Supply chain

China Still Holds Strong Capacity in Consumer Electronics Manufacturing

by Polly Chen on 1 Sep 2020 | 0 Comments
In this week's roundup, let's learn about China's consumer electronics manufacturing , ASEAN's manufacturing capacity and Amazon's anti-counterfeit program expansion.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Ecommerce

How Bangladesh is Facing the Pandemic to Maintain Garment Production

by Polly Chen on 11 Aug 2020 | 0 Comments
Learn about the Bangladeshi garment industry's survival method, Intel's outsourcing plan and Apple's carbon neutral pledge in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Supply chain

4 Critical Quality Controls For Cosmetics Packaging