The Essentials of Buying Safely on Alibaba: Supplier Verification

February 16, 2016,   has blogged 29  posts

So you are looking to source products from China? Before you rush in and buy from Alibaba, it’s vitally important to understand the systems they have in place to verify suppliers, whats involved in those processes, and the differing levels that suppliers can achieve. Alibaba.com’s Supplier Verification Services The verification of sellers on Alibaba.com serves to …

DHgate Review Pt II: Evaluating Sellers

February 15, 2016,   has blogged 29  posts

1. The transaction score is a good place to start. More transaction score means more sales by this seller, so they must be doing something right. Although, don’t write off the new seller just yet. 2. Whilst it is very important to check the seller score and feedback, as it represents the general business and service …

Review: Who is DHGate & How can I Buy at Wholesale Safely?

February 15, 2016,   has blogged 29  posts

If you sell on eBay, Amazon, Etsy or other online Business to Consumer (B2C) websites then you have probably heard of Alibaba and Aliexpress which is where many online sellers purchase direct from China to then on-sell in their own country. DHGate is like both of those rolled into one, you can buy in single …

2016 China Trade Fairs: The Top 10 that You Should Not Miss

February 9, 2016,   has blogged 29  posts

It’s 2016 and soon the Trade Fair season will begin, if you are new to bulk wholesale sourcing from China, or seeking to meet manufacturers in China to produce your products, then this list is for you. CECF – Canton Fair cantonfair.org.cn all types of consumer goods Chinese Export Commodities Fair, also called Canton Fair, is …