I have been in and out of factories for almost my entire career. It can seem daunting at first - but the right factory is out there. I can help craft your RFQ, review and vet factories and help you negotiate to reach your target costs.
Maintaining communication, staying on track, ensuring the finished product matches the design, there are plenty of risk areas during production, exacerbated by various global language barriers.
Verifying product quality before it leaves the factory is a major concern when you don't have boots on the ground. Arranging inspections, creating guidelines and quality standards and releasing goods is a crucial milestone in your supply chain.
Will you use a 3PL? Can you fulfil distribution yourself? Are you using the right systems for efficiency and cost? Are products optimized for picking and reshipping? How do you negotiate warehouse contracts?
Moving freight is a challenge in todays world - getting it where it needs to go, working across borders, and ultimately getting it to your end customer - all at the right price and speed. We can help!
How do I efficiently track all of this? How can you account for it properly, manage orders and keep customers updated? There are so many tools out there it's overwhelming. I can help you find the tools that will create the infrastructure you need!