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[Webinar Recording] Escaping the Dragon: Diversifying Supply Chains Out of China

Escaping the Dragon - Diversifying Your Supply Chain Out of China

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Euan Pallister: “Welcome and good day everybody.

We’re excited to have you here for this exclusive event with Michael Wallace on “Escaping the Dragon: Diversifying Your Supply Chain Out of China”. We’ve got attendees from all around the world tuning in today. So a very warm welcome to you all, whatever the time of the day or night it might be, wherever you are.

My name is Euan Pallister and I’ll be your host for this event. Joining us live from Kansas USA is Michael Wallace, the renowned global executive business coach, … Read More »

Escaping the Dragon: Diversifying Your Supply Chain Out of China

Escaping the Dragon - Diversifying Your Supply Chain Out of China
If you’re an importer looking to reduce your dependence on China as a manufacturing source, you’ve probably already realised that finding alternatives is a lot easier said than done.

From finding competitive manufacturers with the needed expertise and equipment in other countries to dealing with recalcitrant legacy suppliers who don’t want to see your business go – it’s a minefield that even the biggest manufacturers in the world are baulking at.

Luckily, help is at hand. We’ve got a renowned expert in the field of global supply chains to share his expertise and give you the inside edge that will … Read More »

When Times are Tough, You Need To Innovate Like You Never Have Before

Innovolo - When Times are Tough, Innovate Like You Never Have Before - Product Ideas - Innovation - NPD
Six years ago, Jane started a shipping and logistics company. Back then, she had two trucks, two drivers, and a rented warehouse. Today, she employs dozens of people, ships products all over the UK, and has a growing list of clients. It took a lot of Jane’s hard work to get to where she is.

For the past few months, Jane has been researching innovative technologies in the shipping and transportation industry. She has a dream of adding the latest GPS technology into her trucks. It will help her business operations be smarter and more proactive.

The new systems provide … Read More »

Do You Still Think It’s OK to Source All Your Products From China? You Can Think Again, Buddy!

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. The long-standing tradition of global product sourcing is shifting – many international businesses are moving their sourcing from countries other than China.

Benefits of sourcing away from China

While the trade war has created lots of risk for you and other businesses to partner with … Read More »

Don’t You Realise The Massive Risk You’re Running In Your Supply Chain With the US-China Trade War? It’s Huge.

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 and raises the risk of a global recession.

With neither President Trump nor Chinese President Xi Jinping willing to back down, US-China trade tensions could swiftly erupt into a full-blown trade war.  China’s own Ministry of Commerce warned that the dispute may even lead to … Read More »