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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 Alerts

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

Quality Alerts

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
Purchase Process

Sourcing in Asia – 5 Critical Mistakes To Avoid

When sourcing in Asia, we all face certain challenges; every project is unique with its own pitfalls to take care off. Protect yourself against these ... Continue Reading

AQF_Aprovisionamiento en Asia - 5 grandes errores a evitar
Inspection Process

Color fastness test on dyed yarn fabric

The color fastness test is one of the most popular, in the textile industry, during a first article inspection, production inspection or pre-shipment inspection. However, ... Continue Reading

Color fastness test on dyed yarn fabrics by the Quality Control Blog
Inspection Process

How to control color fastness on garment

Are the fabric properties a factor concerning the textile color fastness? Joanna asked this question on the Quality Control Blog few days ago. The answer ... Continue Reading

How to prevent color fastness on garment by the Quality Control Blog
Inspection Process

Helping the supplier in improving the quality of goods: production monitoring

The initial goods are inspected and the earliest quality issues are identified so that corrective measures can be taken by the supplier. However, the supplier ... Continue Reading

Helping the supplier in improving the quality of goods- production monitoring by the Quality Control Blog
Quality Alerts

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
Quality Management

Risks when reworking or replacing goods

When performing a pre-shipment inspection the non-conformities identified usually oblige the supplier to rework or replace the goods that the buyer can not accept. However ... Continue Reading

AQF_Riesgos al mejorar o remplazar mercancía según el Quality Control Blog
Quality Management

Proactive quality control and quality assurance

The term quality control is often reduced to pre-shipment inspection for most buyers. Of course, performing even one inspection may save lots of money and ... Continue Reading

AQF - control de calidad proactivo y aseguramiento de calidad según el quality control blog