Tag Archives: QC inspectors

My Supplier Says Our Quality Inspector Is Taking Bribes! | Disputes With Chinese Suppliers Q&A (Volume 15)

Sometimes your supplier will tell you that an inspection firm’s QC inspectors demand to be given bribes in order to give the inspection a positive result while threatening to give a negative one if they are not financially compensated. What … Continue reading

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DIY Sourcing From China Part 4: Final Inspections [Podcast]

Our CEO Renaud Anjoran continues this mini-series of episodes for importers who want to handle their own sourcing from China from start to finish with this episode about final inspections that is the fourth in the series. Back in part … Continue reading

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QC Trends In 2021 (+ raw material costs and new product development)

Sofeast’s CEO Renaud was recently a panellist on a fireside chat webinar from Global sources where he spoke about QC trends in 2021 and some other key topics that concern importers right now. In case you missed this webinar, here … Continue reading

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Why A Man-Day For A QC Inspector ISN’T 8-10 Hours Of Inspections

Some buyers who haven’t spent much time in Chinese factories have some common misconceptions, including inaccuracies about a QC inspector’s man-day, or stories like: “Chinese production operators are forced to work 12 hours a day, in a case of modern … Continue reading

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