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How China’s New Environmental Regulations Can Impact Your Procurement Program?

Recent amendments to China’s environmental regulations and an unprecedented crackdown on non-compliant manufacturers has created havoc for businesses sourcing products from across China. The closure of thousands of factories has disrupted supply chains and delayed shipments, impacting on the timely delivery of goods to end consumers, damaging brand image and causing financial hardship for those...

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6 Ways to Avoid Disruption on Import Business During Chinese New Year

It is a time of celebration, but for buyers dependent upon sourcing products in China, it is a stressful season. Supply chain disruption on import ... Continue Reading

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Product inspection in Hangzhou during the G20 summit

Are you sourcing products in Hangzhou? If so, this article is for you. From August 24th until September 6th, China is holding the G20 summit ... Continue Reading

La inspección de producto durante la cumbre del G20
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Quality Control In China ahead of Chinese New Year

When Chinese New Year comes (8th February 2016), China literally turns off. For two to three weeks, factories cease to work normal hours and production ... Continue Reading

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Best of the Quality Control Blog 2014

The year 2014 has been a real success for the Quality Control Blog and this is thanks to all of you. We are proud to ... Continue Reading

Le meilleu du Quality Control Blog 2014
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Warnings: production issues before CNY

The Chinese New Year (CNY) 2015 is officially celebrated from February 18th to 24th, 2015. These dates mark the end of the year of the ... Continue Reading

Aviso: problemas de producción antes del año nuevo chino segun el Quality Control Blog
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China factory production before Chinese national holiday 2014

Time and again the Chinese national day in October seems to surprise manufacturers and buyers alike. The factories in China start to feel the effects ... Continue Reading

AQF - Fabricación en China antes de la fiesta nacional 2014 según el Quality Control Blog
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Get ready for Hong Kong October fairs 2014!

Trade shows in Asia are a good way to explore new products and to find potential suppliers. Experienced buyers also meet representatives of existing partners. ... Continue Reading

AQF-Get ready for Hong Kong October fairs 2014 by the Quality Control Blog
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Production delays in China during the summer season

Every year the story is the same, Chinese factories start to reduce their production speed which affects the supply chain. It seems at times, that ... Continue Reading

AQF_Retards de production en Chine pendant la période estivale selon le Quality Control Blog
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Soccer ball promotional item inspection for Brazilian world cup 2014

The Brazilian world cup 2014 is also bringing much more business to the Chinese factories. A clear increase of customized products with the colors of ... Continue Reading

AQF_Inspection de ballons promotionnels pour la coupe du monde au Brésil 2014 selon le Quality Control Blog