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Supplier Audit Program – Why fashion retailers should launch it before CNY?

As a fashion retailer, brand reputation and supply chain optimization are crucial for growth in an extremely competitive and constantly changing market. Customers are increasingly ... Continue Reading

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How can you adapt your furniture quality control procedure to limit the risks? (Part 2)

In our previous article, we identified the main furniture quality control risks when manufacturing in Asia during the peak season. We discussed common defects, reasons for production delays, and bribery issues. This complementary article aims to provide solutions to adapt your furniture quality control procedure to protect your supply chain and guarantee consumer satisfaction. How...

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Why Should You Adapt Your Furniture Quality Control Procedure For The Peak Season (Part 1)

During the peak season, which starts in November and finishes right before Chinese New Year, the furniture industry is hectic. You may be one of those businesses trying to produce your next collection in record time while maintaining the quality as per your customers’ expectations. However, the quality risks increase dramatically during this period. What...

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4 methods to check finished goods quantity before shipment

A shortage in quantity is one of the most frequent problems affecting retail supply chains. When shortfalls occur, the products cannot be distributed to the different resellers in the expected volumes. End consumers may be frustrated, and product costs can increase. How can you control the total quantity shipped to you more effectively? How can...

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Product Testing: 5 key differences between lab tests and on-site tests during inspection

There is often confusion between Product Testing in a laboratory compared with testing carried out during an inspection. While both have a common objective to ... Continue Reading

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Why a Pre-Shipment Inspection is a Must for Amazon Sellers Purchasing in China

One of the most important factors that contributes to becoming a successful Amazon sellers is including accurate and detailed information on your product listings. Not ... Continue Reading

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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

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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

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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