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How To Reduce Quality Defects From Chinese Suppliers (4 Principles)

Discovering how to reduce quality defects to almost zero from Chinese suppliers is a common request from our clients who are tired of hearing suppliers say “this is made by hand, so avoiding defects is impossible”. Are you tired of … Continue reading

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How To Reduce Lead Times From Chinese Suppliers [6 Tips]

We often face the situation where our clients’ orders are being delayed and the lead time is extended. So, how to reduce lead times from your Chinese suppliers? Read on for 6 tips.

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Manufacturing Issues Communication Problems With Chinese Suppliers Cause And Their Solutions

What are some of the most common communication problems with Chinese suppliers that cause problems for our clients when they come to us for help?

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Why Social Compliance Audits Often Don’t Work, But Can

I had a good discussion with Bergson Wang, who has worked in the CSR (corporate social responsibility) departments of Adidas and Puma. There is one thing both of us believe: Using social compliance audits does not work if the goal is to … Continue reading

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