Supply Chain Solutrions No.27 – Supplier Payment Terms

Supply Chain Solutrions No.27 – Supplier Payment Terms

Having the best-fit payment terms is an important part of the supplier management process, but what are the best payment terms for my business when working with Asian apparel suppliers?

Supplier Terms and Conditions

Supplier Terms and Conditions

The Supplier Terms and Conditions intend is to ensure all suppliers who manufacture your companies product comply to all business requirements to delivery fit for market product from a price, delivery and quality perspective. These Terms and Conditions are extensive in content, are China centric and serve as an example only.

Supply Chain Solutions No.19 – Key Points to Strategic Sourcing Success

Supply Chain Solutions No.19 – Key Points to Strategic Sourcing Success

Sourcing an individual supplier is only part of the sourcing equation, key success comes when you have a strategic supplier matrix that covers all product categories, brand price points and meets business goals and objectives.

Supply Chain Solutions No.8 – Is the Supplier Point of Contact, Right?

Supply Chain Solutions No.8 – Is the Supplier Point of Contact, Right?

There will be a sales person assigned to your account; it is important to understand who this person is managing your business on a daily basis. They will become the backbone of the vendor relationship and key to your projects and future success.

Why isn’t my style development on time?

Why isn’t my style development on time?

The development centre or sample room of any apparel organisation is a critical part of the process, and as such needs to be thoroughly evaluated in the initial sourcing qualification of any new vendor.

Do only China factories produce bad quality?

Do only China factories produce bad quality?

How often have I heard, “China factories produce bad quality” or “I didn’t get what I wanted from China”. I think we have all heard this expressed, or know someone who has first-hand experience.