We love to share our experiences, expertise and opinions on how you can manufacture die casting, metal stamping and plastic injection moulding products.
September 14, 2019
“Cha Bu Duo” illustrates the difference in the way Chinese manufacturers and their western clients view product quality, says a China sourcing agent.
September 9, 2019
Problems caught during the manufacturing process are usually fixed more inexpensively than if they are spotted after production is complete.
August 26, 2019
There is a growing realization among companies that moving manufacturing out of China may be possible, but it will not come cheap.
August 21, 2019
Rule Number One of calculating lead time is – Be realistic, not optimistic.
July 17, 2019
Wire transfers, PayPal or Letter of Credit? We discuss the pros and cons of the variety of ways you can pay suppliers in China.
July 9, 2019
China has moved towards strengthening its intellectual protection rights regime over the years - but here are three steps you could also take to protect your interests.
July 3, 2019
Each mode of shipping has advantages and disadvantages We take a look at a few of them.
June 25, 2019
Real and on-the-ground insights on quality in the Chinese manufacturing sector.
May 20, 2019
Digital Transformation helps Sourcing Allies cut sales lead times from 2 years to less than 6 months
May 3, 2019
Finding a manufacturer in China can seem like quite a daunting task. Business owners who are intimidated by the enormous task at hand can take heart from (yes!) a Chinese proverb: “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
April 20, 2019
When businesses source from low-cost regions such as China, negotiations with suppliers over price, leadtimes, and frequency of quality control inspections are a given. Most importantly pay attention to negotiating payment terms.
April 7, 2019
Business owners who set up their sourcing efforts for the long run are off to a great start. Here’s how you can be one of them.
March 20, 2019
Buyers who source products from China many times face disappointment. Here is what you need to look out for to avoid dissapointment while sourcing from China.
March 22, 2019
When done right, outsourcing will vastly increase your competitiveness and strengthen your business. Sourcing from China may be difficult and to hire a sourcing agent is always a good start to ensure the sourcing process will be smoother.
March 31, 2019
Checking the quote for details of your order, and understanding shipping terms, and currency exchange rates will save you time and money.
March 7, 2019
Our key focus is to ensure that the sourcing process, manufacturing, and delivery of the goods is as efficient as possible when sourcing from China via sourcing agent. Here is a 9 step infographic to help you get a sense of how we work.
March 16, 2019
The essential guide while sourcing from China and other low-cost manufacturing countries from a top rated China Sourcing Agent.
February 24, 2019
The right order quantity can often drive your costs down and the quality up. Understand Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ) and the importance of smart manufacturing. Tips from top rated China Sourcing Agent for manufacturing and production.
February 23, 2019
There are many things that you need to consider while sourcing from China. Here is a list of the top 7 things you should keep in mind while trying to manufacture and source products in die casting, metal stamping and plastic injection moulding
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