Product Sourcing and Procurement

Sourcing products from the Far East can be a daunting, time consuming and costly exercise.  There are so many things to consider such as product quality, social accountability, duty and freight that many distributors shy away from this.  And then you have trade-wars like those between the US and China which threaten the global economy.

Our team at Innovolo we have been sourcing products from around the globe for the last 20 years and are experts in finding products that our clients aren’t able to source, or don’t have time to.

Still Think It’s OK to Source All Your Products From China? Think Again.

Why You Should Stop Buying From China - Strategic Supply Chain Risk Management

The trade war between the United States (US) and China is as bad as ever. While the US and China play a chess game of levies, tariffs and currency devaluation, the question lingers: is your Chinese supply chain at risk? The costs and risks to use Chinese products are rising, thanks to the trade war. …

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The Importance of Procurement Management

Importance of Procurement Management

There are many companies belonging to various industries that practice smart and intellectual procurement ways as they have become imperative in order to make sure of the efficient operations and an optimal bottom line. It can be said merely that procurement usually deals with the activities and methods that are involved in gaining the goods …

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4 reasons you should outsource your product sourcing now

We’ve seen a certain boom over the last 10 years, sensible organisations of all sizes are admitting the need to outsource procurement. So why would companies choose to outsource their procurement and their product sourcing? The overarching reason we’d assume is that the organisation will achieve its overall strategic objectives better through outsourcing. The outsourced …

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Don’t you realise the massive risk to your supply chain with the US-China Trade War? It’s big.

US vs China Trade Wars - The Risks are Rising for UK importers

The trade war between the US and China has dragged on for more than a year, and it’s starting to turn into a brewing currency war, analysts are saying. It’s always been serious.  Now it’s starting to get scary. The unpredictable escalation in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China threatens to involve other countries …

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