A Guide to Manufacturing Sporting Goods

by AQF Team on 30 Aug 2023 | 0 Comments

In the fast-paced world of sports retail, the demand for high-quality and innovative sporting goods continues to grow. From athletic apparel to cutting-edge equipment, sports brands are constantly striving to meet the expectations of athletes and enthusiasts. But the journey from conceptualizing a product to seeing it on the shelves involves a complex process of manufacturing and preparation. 

Topics: Manufacturing Tips & Advice, Sporting Goods

Why Sports Equipment Safety Testing is Necessary

by AQF Team on 15 Aug 2023 | 0 Comments

Product safety testing is more than a formality, especially when it comes to sports equipment. Unfortunately, up and coming brands may overlook this aspect of the manufacturing process, due to budget or time constraints, and leave themselves vulnerable to product failures, recalls, and even lawsuits that can tarnish the brand reputation.

Topics: Manufacturing Tips & Advice, Sporting Goods

Quality Control for Sports Balls: How It's Done

by AQF Team on 30 Aug 2022 | 0 Comments

Athletes know how important quality sports equipment is. A good ball can make all the difference, which is why many players choose established brands with sound reputations.

Topics: Sporting Goods

Will Malaysia Be The Next Electric Vehicle Hub?

by Polly Chen on 8 Mar 2020 | 0 Comments
Learn about electric vehicle manufacturing in Malaysia, tax cut for Cambodian garment factories and how is Puma using recycled plastic in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sporting Goods, sourcing from malaysia

Indian Mobile Phone Manufacturing Hubs Developing Rapidly

by Polly Chen on 1 Dec 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about India's mobile phone manufacturing hubs, Adidas's Speedfactory and Malaysia's roadmap for plastic control in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Sporting Goods

13 On-Site Bike Tests to Include in Your Bicycle Inspection Checklist

by Matthew Milasius on 5 Mar 2019 | 1 Comment
A thorough bicycle inspection checklist should always outline bike testing procedures, sample sizes and necessary equipment. Here are 13 on-site bike tests to help keep your product safety and quality in check.

Topics: Product Inspection, Sporting Goods, Quality Control Checklist

Sports Balls Inspection Process - Quality Control

by AQF Team on 24 Apr 2014 | 0 Comments

In the United States alone there are a lot of sports balls being produced on an everyday basis. While some products offer undefeated quality at a much higher price, some products chose to skip quality control checks to cut production costs. That is why it is very important to know the different quality control standards for sports balls.

Topics: Sporting Goods

Tennis Equipment Inspection Protocols - QC

by AQF Team on 24 Apr 2014 | 0 Comments

Tennis is considered to be one of the most sophisticated sports in the world today. Wherever you may be on the planet, it is more than safe to say that almost every country knows and plays this sport. Since the sport of tennis is played by different types of people, it is the different manufacturers’ jobs to ensure that there are different sets of tennis equipment suitable for all ages.

Topics: Sporting Goods

Volleyball Net Inspection Process

by AQF Team on 24 Apr 2014 | 0 Comments

Volleyball is a sport that can be both played on a recreational and competitive level. A lot of sports manufacturers today have started building different types of volleyball nets to suit the consumer’s budget and needs. The quality of volleyball nets vary by materials and value. There are two types of volleyball nets – indoor and outdoor nets. Each has its own characteristics and pros and cons.

Topics: Sporting Goods

Electric Bicycle Inspection and Quality Control Standards

by AQF Team on 24 Apr 2014 | 0 Comments

Electric bicycles are fast becoming an environment-friendly alternative form of transportation throughout the world. There is an estimated of more than 120 million electric bicycles running in the streets of China today. Electric bicycles sales in India, the United States of America, and European countries are also growing significantly. With recent developments in battery technology, it is expected that electric bicycles will become even more popular in every corner of the world.

Topics: Sporting Goods

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