by Asia Quality Focus team The inspection day for a Quality Inspector is normally very long however, the time spent in the factory is limited: 4 hours on average. It is a sufficient amount of time to perform the inspection only if it has been subject to adequate preparation by both the inspector and the factory. […]
by David Levy Step 1: Stop bean-counting worker productivity Step 2: Start improving throughput & reducing waste end-to-end cross the entire process Step 3: Go to Step 1, above
by John Niggl What country comes to mind when you hear the term “manufacturing hub”? China? Vietnam? Indonesia? There’s a long list of potential countries from which manufacturers and buyers can choose to source products. The real question is which country is best – or, more to the point, which country is best for you?
by Ashish Monga Often when our clients enquire about the transit time for their container to reach their port, we like to add a week over the transit time stated by the shipping line. To this they often come back stating that their forwarding company told them it takes a week less. According to Drewry […]
by Kamal Mohta Recently, the government of India made the BIS certificate mandatory for certain items, including LED lights and few electronic goods, for custom clearance for goods imported from China or other countries. This has a wider implication on future imports to India after 6th May 2015.