China Inspection and Quality Control
Keeping ’em honest: A 3rd party brings transparency, accountability, and more – for quality control, quality assurance, and inspection of contract manufacturers in China.
Dealing with Rising Commodity Prices in China
After years of low prices and a recent bottoming out, commodity prices are rising. Get strategies on how to manage them with China sourcing agents.
Contract Negotiations are Different in China
Don’t overthink the ink. A contract is just a starting point when working with suppliers in China. The real power in the negotiation is the relationship when sourcing in China. Find out why.
Tips for IP Control in China
Discover two practical ways to reduce risk of losing control over intellectual property with contract manufacturers in China.
E-Commerce Differences in China
E-Commerce in China is very different than what we’re used to in the West. Learn about China’s unique platforms and payments, as well as enhancements in customer service you must be ready for.
E-Commerce in China: Key Steps for Getting Started
Discover important steps for getting reving up e-commerce sales in China in this helpful video.
Job Shops Rising in China
Are China’s contract manufacturers ready for lower volume production? Yes, and it’s getting better and better. Learn why in this video.
What does China specialize in manufacturing?
Discover which products are ideally suited for a China sourcing initiative and how you can find your manufacturing niche.
Operational Assessments: Improving Supplier Performance
What’s the real secret for improving supplier performance in a China sourcing program? Hint: it’s all about how you manage the relationship.
Trends in China Product Development: Design for Manufacturability
Learn how to maximize China sourcing effectiveness and get your product to market faster.
How to Save Time and Money on a China Factory Wind-Down
Wind downs are complex and can drag on for years. Discover how to do one right – by taking care of all stakeholders.
Choler & Stepanek: Chinese Tariffs
A call between Bill Choler of CLA, and Paul Stepanek of Complete Manufacturing and Distribution on the impact of Chinese tariffs in the M&D industry.