“I found a supplier online. They look good. But how can I be sure the supplier is legit and will meet my needs?” That is by far the most common type of question sent in to the CSIC from the buying community.  In this article I will give our readers simple, effective and affordable strategies…

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I  kindly  request  your assistance   to check on the following  Chinese Company to confirm if they  are  Serious  Manufacturers  / Suppliers / or  a Fake.  I want to know this  before I  establish an L/C and place an order. Qingdao  XXXXChemical Inc. Address :  XXXX Kindly advise sources that I can use to confirm my supplier is legit.…

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The following highlights are from an interview with two key subjects: The impact of the recent factory fires in S. Asia on sourcing. General sourcing trends as we head into 2013. Here are some excerpts: Q:  Are new emerging production hubs such as Bangladesh that are pegged as alternatives to China really prepared to meet…

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