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November 6, 2017

Do You Know The Purposes of Your Factory Quality Audit?

The state of retail has recently seen an increase in supply chain pressure from retail giants like Amazon that are increasing the pace at which supply chains need to operate.
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September 29, 2017

DUPRO & Toy Testing: The Key To Improved Quality In Toys?

An average of more than 100 children’s toys are recalled every year due to critical defects. Recalls and quality issues can be prevented with DUPRO quality inspection and subsequent toy testing. Learn...
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September 27, 2017

Golden Samples & Improved Product Quality In Your DIY & Tools Factory

So you want to import DIY tools into Europe, you’ve sourced your supplier in Ningbo, China where you place an order for a shipment of a variety of DIY tools like hammers, star and flat screwdrivers as...
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September 25, 2017

Cookware Product Specifications Are Key For Improved Product Quality

Product specifications a small (albeit important) step that requires a bit of technical input, but one that can have a vast implications for the quality of your end product.
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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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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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