China Sourcing: Warranty Issues and Quality Systems

11 12 2015

Warranty Issues and Quality Systems An importer of notebook computers and tablets writes in to get some advice on quality systems and warranty issues when buying from China.


10 Years: My 7 Big Quality Control Mistakes

11 08 2015

10 Years: My 7 Big Quality Control Mistakes China Sourcing Academy (CSA) lecturer Mike Bellamy has been blogging for a decade. CSA selected the best 100+ posts (covering 18 different sub-topics) from his various blogs for their relevance to international buyers doing business with China. Each week we pick a topic and offer the best [ ] The post 10 Years: My 7 Big Quality Control Mistakes appeared first on CSIC – China Sourcing Information Center.

6 posts worth reading about QC & Quality Assurance in Asia

25 09 2014

Here is an insider s look at important issues relating to quality control and auditing in Asia. The inspection agency Asia Quality Focus (AQF) has a blog called the “quality control blog” which is written by their team to share experience and know-how about quality assurance and how to source safely in …[Continue Reading]

What to do when the supplier has good price and quality, but limited engineering/ R&D?

3 09 2014

Common dilemma: a small factory in China is excited about your order size, but they may not have the engineering chops of the big factories. The big factories have a full R&D department, but they are not interested in your small order.