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September 22, 2017

The Ultimate Quality Inspection Guide: 9 Steps You Don’t Want To Miss!

Quality is what makes (or breaks) a brand and its products. Simple as that. How much time do you actually spend analyzing your quality control systems for focal points that could be the cause of the q...
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The Ultimate Guide to Preventive Quality Management

The Ultimate Guide to Preventive Quality Management

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September 6, 2017

Why More European Brands Should Be Investing In Turkish Toys

Lying partly in Asia and partly in Europe, Turkey is an ideally located hub with opportunities for growth and innovation, with special attention to those in the toy industry. Turkish toys are beginnin...
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September 5, 2017

How Lego Leveraged A Toy Quality Management System For Improved CSR

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a must for any toy brand that wants to achieve growth and avoid the costly implications of non compliance. A company that is testament to this fact is Lego. La...
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August 28, 2017

Furniture Inspection Best Practices Importers Should Follow

How does one go about skipping on lengthy delays, dodging product recalls and potentially damaging brand reputation that is brought on by furniture quality issues before it’s too late?
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August 24, 2017

The Importance of Toy Testing: How To Comply With En 71 & ASTM F963

With the strict safety and quality standards of children’s toys, there is absolutely no room for non-compliance. Compliance issues can cause potential health hazards and in some cases fatalities. Here...
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August 21, 2017

Preparing For A Social Compliance Audit For Consumer Electronics

How should importers of consumer electronics avoid a supply chain which includes suppliers who use child labour, have dirty and unsafe conditions, or who don't follow labour rules? Here we endeavour t...
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July 31, 2017

Compliance Issues & Famous Brands: 4 Hard Lessons To Learn From!

Product recalls are a veritable nightmare! There is no other way to express the dread and that sinking feeling when the customer complaints start rolling in
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July 28, 2017

Third-Party Quality Audit Vs. Internal Quality Audit

Maintaining the efficiency of your supply chain and overall product quality may be something that you can handle through an internal quality audit, but the questions are; - Are you really able to affo...
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July 24, 2017

7 Steps To Prevent Product Defects in Household Goods

Finding a surefire way to prevent product defects and reduce them to zero is what good dreams are made of, but, sadly, the reality is usually closer to somewhat of a living nightmare for most importer...
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July 21, 2017

[Infographic] Comparing the old and the new in compliance software

Maintaining supply chain compliance is an issue retailers/importers have found more difficult to navigate in recent years
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