6 Product Sourcing Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

by AQF Team on 2 Nov 2021 | 0 Comments
Even with the proliferation of easy-to-use websites like Alibaba.com and LightIntheBox.com, sourcing products from China for your dropshipping or e-commerce business can be a daunting task. Here we summarized six common product sourcing mistakes and the ways to avoid them.

Topics: Sourcing

Top 5 Sourcing Countries in Asia

by AQF Team on 21 Sep 2021 | 0 Comments

China is one of the most common countries to source from on a global scale, but there are many other Asian countries to choose from that can provide similar or better results. Depending on the nature of your company, switching to importing from a different country may be a better fit for your business. Here are the top five alternatives to sourcing from China!

Topics: Sourcing, asia sourcing, sourcing from malaysia

Have Your Products Been Affected by the Port Congestion in China?

by Polly Chen on 22 Jun 2021 | 0 Comments
In this week's roundup, learn about the port congestion in China, American Eagle's update in supply chain, and the chip shortage.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing, Supply chain

Products "Made in China" Are Still Booming

by Polly Chen on 8 Sep 2020 | 0 Comments
In this week's roundup, let's learn about the increase of "Made in China" products, Bangladesh's garment manufacturing position and Walmart's ecommerce surge.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing, Ecommerce

Ecommerce Sales Continue to Grow in 2020

by Polly Chen on 30 Jun 2020 | 0 Comments
Learn about ecommerce sales trend, India's mobile phone manufacturing capacity and Google's sustainable sourcing platform in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Sourcing

FedEx and Microsoft Team Up to Enhance Supply Chain Solutions

by Polly Chen on 2 Jun 2020 | 0 Comments
Learn about the cooperation between FedEx and Microsoft, Cambodia's FTAs and manufacturing in Malaysia in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing

Vietnam: the EU’s Latest Trade Friend

by Polly Chen on 1 Mar 2020 | 0 Comments
Learn about the EU's relation with Vietnam, India's economy position and the supply chain shift under the coronavirus in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing

Coronavirus Hitting China’s Manufacturing

by Polly Chen on 23 Feb 2020 | 0 Comments
Learn more about coronavirus' affect on China's manufacturing, Amazon's support to third-party sellers and baby product recall in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Product Inspection, Sourcing

USA Abandoning China to Import from Vietnam

by Polly Chen on 8 Dec 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about why is the U.S. importing from Vietnam, Amazon and Walmart's battle against next day delivery and Apple's new production lines in India in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing

Southeast Asian Countries Find It Hard to Replace Chinese Manufacturing

by Polly Chen on 24 Nov 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about the "mini-Chinas" in Southeast Asia, Amazon's new robotics hub and Volvo's blockchain-based responsible sourcing in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing

4 Critical Quality Controls For Cosmetics Packaging