The official Sourcing Playground podcast is a monthly podcast about all things global trade. We hear of stories behind innovative brands, insight from buyers, advice from industry experts and passionate discussions about ethical and sustainable production. Jam packed with useful tips and advice for those starting their product sourcing journey. Sourcing Playground is the online, B2B global trading platform, helping buyers find and work with trusted manufacturers and suppliers. Brought to you by Sourcing Playground
Check out part 2 of our series on great supplier management!
In this episode, I discuss a few of the common supplier management problems, that I see recurring again and again.
Have a listen, and let me know what you think. Maybe I missed something you feel is important. I'm really happy to discuss this.
How the relationship with your suppliers will determine the success of yours orders.
Learn about best practices…
There are good suppliers and bad suppliers, but if there are any badly managed suppliers, that's on you.
Whether you are an experienced buyer, or a newbie, this podcast should hi light some important supplier management issues and practices.
We spoke to Susannah @ The Shoe Consultant where we go into details for all those thinking about starting their own shoe brand. We'll be discussing the process of starting your own shoe brand - from start to finish looking at;
learning about product & design
manufacturing countries for footwear
private labelling vs custom manufacturing
working with your suppliers & best practices
tips, industry insights and take outs
& loads more
We spoke to Ben Thompson, Co-Founder @ IncoDocs about the process of how to ship & import products from overseas and what are the things you need to know. We cover the process from start to finish about shipping products from overseas including:
how to calculate your shipping costs
import duties and taxes
IncoDocs and how they can help businesses with their export documentation, creating faster compliant documentation
& loads more