Manufacturing Country

Chinese Ecommerce Takes a Bite out of the Luxury Market

by John Niggl on 20 May 2018 | 0 Comments
This week on Best in Manufacturing: how one new Chinese ecommerce platform is cooperating with luxury brand suppliers to produce copycat products, the future of the wearable tech industry in Asia and more!

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Working with Factories, Process Improvement

Your Chinese Supplier, aka Your Greatest Competitor

by Matthew Milasius on 13 May 2018 | 0 Comments
This week on Best in Manufacturing, how to protect your product and designs from your Chinese supplier, environmental compliance in product lifecycle management and more!

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Working with Factories

Is Your Supplier’s Quality Manual Missing Your Product Requirements?

by Samantha Lim on 18 Apr 2018 | 0 Comments
Ever wondered what's included in your supplier's quality manual? Check out this article to compare two quality manuals, one from a factory and one from professional QC staff, and explore how to ensure your product requirements aren't overlooked.

Topics: Product Inspection, Working with Factories, Quality Control Checklist

It's Not Just About Quality: 4 More Factors to Consider When Sourcing

by Sunny Wong on 11 Apr 2018 | 2 Comments
Avoiding issues with your supplier often starts at the very beginning of the sourcing process: choosing the right supplier to work with. Don't overlook these factors when sourcing in Asia!

Topics: Sourcing, Working with Factories

IP in China: You’re Giving It Away

by Matthew Milasius on 18 Mar 2018 | 0 Comments
This week on Best in Manufacturing, learn how you might be unknowingly giving away your designs and technology to Chinese factories, the future of 5G in manufacturing and more!

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Working with Factories

4 Importing Tips to Keep Your Shipments on Schedule

by John Niggl on 14 Mar 2018 | 0 Comments
Keeping shipments on schedule is one of the greatest challenges importers face, but delays can be hard to avoid when you’re dealing with serious quality issues. Check out these tips to meet your deadlines!

Topics: Product Inspection, Working with Factories, Quality Control Checklist

Manufacturing in Taiwan vs. Mainland China: An Importer’s Guide

by Maegan Burkhart on 7 Mar 2018 | 0 Comments
Does sourcing in Taiwan carry the same business risks and challenges as in mainland China? Learn more about key differences of manufacturing in Taiwan vs. mainland China in this article!

Topics: Sourcing, Working with Factories

The Risk of Relying on Hong Kong Trading Companies

by Matthew Milasius on 25 Feb 2018 | 0 Comments
This week on Best in Manufacturing, learn about the legal risks of using Hong Kong trading companies to manufacture in Mainland China, Chinese business culture myths and more!

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Working with Factories, Process Improvement

The Effect of Autonomous Vehicles on Manufacturing

by Matthew Milasius on 11 Feb 2018 | 0 Comments
This week on Best in Manufacturing, learn how industrial mobility technologies will change manufacturing as we know it, tips for manufacturing contracts & more!

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Working with Factories

4 Post-Production Defect Management Strategies for Substandard Goods

by Crystal Ge on 7 Feb 2018 | 0 Comments
How can you minimize the risk to your brand when you discover substandard products in your order? These 4 defect management strategies can help!

Topics: Working with Factories, Product Destruction