We recently interviewed Jürgen Weckherlin, a consultant in the field of procurement who specialises in increasing productivity and reducing costs, and got answers to several questions that explore some of the best practices for buying offices in China and Asia. Do you have a buying office overseas? Keep reading for the advice he shared… Q: In what processes of a […]
Recently I was talking with a friend who used to run a buying office in Hong Kong, and he described how buying products from Chinese suppliers is, in good part, about risk management.
Selecting a reliable supplier in China or, say, Vietnam can be a daunting process. In this article, let’s explore factory audits which you may use to assess potential suppliers, and the limits of the audit score.
Searching for, and finding, the right suppliers and products in China is easier said than done; especially when you have distance, language-barrier, and lack of relationship against you.
Luckily, the ShowSourcing app can help you track down and work with perfect Chinese suppliers, due to its ability to manage and simplify your supplier sourcing and follow-up efforts online and when mobile directly on your phone or tablet.
We recently interviewed the CEO of ShowSourcing. Let’s hear what he had to say about about finding suppliers with their app…