10 Years: My 7 Big Quality Control Mistakes

China Quality Control

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…

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How to buy from China and consolidate freight in HK

How to buy from China and consolidate freight in HK

We have warehouse in Hong Kong (HK), and we would like to buy products in bulk quantities from china mainland to store in warehouse in (HK), do we need to have import/export license in HK and do custom paper works in HK?   Hong Kong is very open and you don’t need special licensing unless…

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The 6 best blog posts about QC & Quality Assurance in Asia

Best of Asia Quality Focus Blog   I have the honor of serving on the board of directors for the inspection agency Asia Quality Focus. In this capacity I have gotten to know their team of researchers who create the content for their blog. The blog does an excellent job of giving an insider’s look…

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Inspections and Audits. They are NOT the same thing.

A few months ago I offered a blog post about How to prepare an inspection check list? The post included an easy to understand cartoon about the process, compliments of Renaud of www.AsiaQualityFocus.com.  I joked with him that I wish I could get my hands on a similar cartoon that could explain the complexities of…

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