Myth Busting (Part II)- Manufacturing in China adds Risk and Volatility to my Supply Chain


Many brands may feel apprehension when moving their manufacturing to China. It is understandable as there is risk in moving production overseas and adapting to the cultural and work differences.

Genimex’ Quick Guide to CNY 2019


The Year of the Pig symbolizes wealth and prosperity; and, to make sure you’re entering the first quarter of the New Year in position to “reap the benefits”—several preparations should be in play.…

Tariff War Initiates a Supply Chain Shuffle—Enforcing the Economic Principle: Adapt and Change.


The trade escalation continues as China set tariffs on $60 billion in U.S. goods after President Trump announced tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods...

Trump’s trade war with China is getting hot.


The U.S. and China trade war escalation continues with new tariffs of 10% on $200 billion of Chinese imports starting yesterday. Let’s rewind back to March. President Trump tweeted that “trade wars…

When Factories Have A Choice Between Robots And People, It’s Best To Start With People


Robots can be flexible in some ways but are not yet infinitely flexible like humans are. Great article Written by Anna-Katrina Shedletsky entailing the choice between robots and humans for the…

Types of “Manufacturers” in China


When dealing with overseas manufacturing, you will encounter the following players: trading companies/importers, buying agents, sourcing agents, representatives, wholesalers and factories. Let us…