Short Term Mentalities of Some Suppliers

Excerpt from “The Essential Reference Guide to China Sourcing” (chinasourcinginfo.org/book) Compared to their counterparts in the West, China’s managers and factory owners tend to focus more on generating revenue in the short term rather than thinking long term strategy. This is especially true of the mangers born in 1960 and before who lived thru the…

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Setting a standard rate/percentage for inspection

At our warehouse, we check for dimensions and function when we conduct our quality check on incoming product. I would like to get your thoughts on how can we set a standard rate/percentage of how many pieces we need to inspect, for example let’s say AQL 10% for dimensions and function test? Manufacturing Guru Whit…

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