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Quality Management

6 Pieces Of Advice For Importers To Control Quality Remotely

As an importer, it can be difficult to manage a supplier relationship in China from thousands of miles away, but that doesn’t mean quality control ... Continue Reading

Quality Management

What Are Third Party Inspections?

We’ve all come across the term third party inspections in one way or the other. Some are well familiar with it, while others may still ... Continue Reading

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Interpreting the percentage of defects from the AQL result

When reading the AQL result of an inspection report, it is quite natural to calculate the % of defects over the sample size and then ... Continue Reading

Interpreting the percentage of defects from the AQL result by the Quality Control Blog
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Reasons why goods should be inspected at the subcontractor’s site

Usually visits at subcontractors’ sites are denied by suppliers. There are many reasons behind that, that were explained in a previous article. This situation should ... Continue Reading

Why goods should be inspected at the subcontractor by the Quality Control Blog
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Risks of inspecting several products in one inspection

There are fixed costs associated with product inspection services, which can represent a small or high percentage of the value of the goods. To effectively ... Continue Reading

Risks of inspecting several products in one inspection by the Quality Control Blog
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Desiccants to protect goods against humidity

Desiccants are made to protect goods against humidity while stored and transported. They can be placed in the product’s individual packaging or in the container ... Continue Reading

Desiccants to protect goods against humidity by the Quality Control Blog
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My factory does the QC – trust the cat to keep the cream?

“My factory does the QC” is a phrase used by two types of buyers: the most experienced and the least experienced buyers. The FQC (Final ... Continue Reading

My factory does the QC for me
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Polybag packaging for goods produced in China, is it enough?

The packaging of goods is one of the most significant product specifications. It has a direct influence on the ultimate quality of the goods. It ... Continue Reading

Embalaje con polybag para mercancía fabricada en China según el Quality Control Blog
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China manufactured goods affected by moisture

What a bad surprise to find out that goods or cartons are full of moisture at their arrival in the country of destination. As per ... Continue Reading

AQF_Mercancía afectada por la humedad, de fabricación China según el Quality Control Blog
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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