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Supplier Fraud and Falsified Test Reports Cost NASA $700M

by Polly Chen on 19 May 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about the supplier fraud that cost NASA, Foxconn's step to manufacturing wearables and Maersk's digital clearance platform in this week's roundup.
Best in Manufacturing – May 19, 2019

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Quality Control News

Made in China 2025 and What It Means for Your Supply Chain

by Maegan Burkhart on 23 Aug 2017 | 1 Comment
Made in China 2025 is a Chinese government initiative that could bring sweeping changes to your supply chain. Get the facts to prepare for China's move up the value chain!

Topics: Quality Control News, Manufacturing Tips & Advice

How a Social Compliance Audit Can Prevent Tragedy

by John Niggl on 2 Jun 2015 | 0 Comments
Did you know that manufacturers are sometimes held criminally accountable for infractions and damages? Yesterday, the BBC reported that 41 people face murder charges related to the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh two years ago. Learn how a social compliance audit might have prevented the factory collapse and protected the manufacturer and the workers.

Topics: Quality Control News

Another Importer Shows How to Avoid a Product Recall

by John Niggl on 21 May 2015 | 0 Comments
Back in March, many of us were stunned to hear about the formaldehyde scandal in North America’s largest distributor of wood flooring. A story released this past Tuesday prompted me to revisit the issue of product recalls and ways to prevent these types of issues in supply chains.

Topics: Quality Control News

Lumber Liquidators and Their QC Disaster

by John Niggl on 6 Mar 2015 | 0 Comments
How important is it to you to make sure that the product you source from China is safe for your customers? Viewed from another angle, how important is it to you that the products you buy and use are safe?

Topics: Quality Control News