Success or Failure Path - QC is essential. Better do it right.

So you found a supplier in China. Maybe you sent them money for preparing some tooling, maybe you sent them a deposit. Then you find that production quality is not acceptable, or the shipment keeps getting delayed. You request that the supplier make changes, but they simply ignore you, or they don’t act. You find…

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Guest Post: By Kevin Lee: Co-founder of Asianconn International I am going to start this blog like an America TV commercial just to make it more entertaining rather than depressing. Are you tired of getting crappy products from China? Are you tired of dealing with customers who constantly complain about the quality of your product?…

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Sourcing in China for Hotel Management

Why Hotel and Motel Project Managers/Owners need a Sourcing Company One of the biggest challenges that hotel/motel owners and project managers face, is building, or renovating a property within a budget. Everything from labor and equipment to materials, furniture and décor can cost excessive amounts of money, which is why many of them turn to…

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Revealing A Great Idea Too Early

Whether it’s a new invention or a great business plan, sharing a great idea with others is a great way to get feedback giving you a fresh prospective and to help you to improve your great idea even further.  There are many events that have been popping up recently to help those who have ideas…

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Asia Quality Control Blog

January opened Asia Quality Control’s blog with a series of cautionary tales. AQF kicked things off with a comparison between the ‘Western New Years’ celebration and the Chinese New Year celebration.  Later, AQF summarized some of the dangers the sourcing world faced in 2012.  They gave us a big shock with a letter from a…

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Foxconn

The workspace where I’ve had my base of operations for the last two months has an employee who used to work at Foxconn as a test engineer. I asked him a few questions about his experience there.  While the language barrier was a significant problem, I managed to find some questions and answers that worked.…

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Asia Quality Control Blog

December wrapped up another exciting year of blogging for the Asia Quality Focus Blog.  An apparent theme throughout December seemed to be, ‘people don’t do what you EXpect, they do what you INspect.’ AQF included a blog about a new anti-dumping policy aimed at Chinese ceramic imports and put into practice by the European Union.…

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