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August 30, 2021

How safe is your kitchenware?

The kitchen utensils and cookware industry is highly regulated, with strict safety standards to ensure the health and safety of consumers. Chemicals present in what’s known as ‘food contact materials’...
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June 28, 2021

The rise of sustainability in the furniture industry: where to begin

Attitudes toward sustainability are shifting, and it has become increasingly important for brands and retailers to participate in green initiatives and develop more sustainable products and processes.
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May 31, 2021

Identifying common assembly line issues for improved final products

Conducting final quality checks at the end of production remains very popular; however, it loses its effectiveness and efficiency when used as the only criteria for identifying risk. Because the ultim...
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April 29, 2021

3 tips to alleviate disruption when shifting furniture sourcing location

Reshoring, offshoring, and nearshoring: these were some of the most used terms in 2020 in numerous industries, including furniture.
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March 31, 2021

Toy compliance: best practices to save time and stress, safely

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February 25, 2021

Safer toys: Managing risks from the early stages of development

2020 was a challenging year for most industries, driving companies to adapt and disrupt their habits and ways of doing business. Despite this, the global toy industry maintained stronger-than-expected...
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December 23, 2020

How reliable are your files? Collecting the right data for improved product compliance with API’s I-TCF

Data has undoubtedly been one of this year’s most repeated words when discussing how to make supply chains more resilient. Collecting, sharing and analyzing the right data can enable the entire supply...
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October 30, 2020

Complement Your Own Team

The uncertain ‘new normal’ we’re facing is forcing companies around the world to adopt strategies and contingency plans that address new practical challenges, such as the reduction of workforces and i...
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September 29, 2020

Remote Support: An On-site Extension of Your Teams

In the current context of travel disruption, the ‘normal practices’ adopted by many companies until now need to be reassessed. Brands and retailers must be present in factories in many cases to overse...
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August 28, 2020

Mold: The Unspoken Supply Chain Issue

Managing supply chain risk and disruption is currently one of the key priorities globally. In addition, many companies are rethinking their entire supply chain model, from raw materials to finished pr...
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