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Knowledgebase : Importing Mastery (Adam)
If you find the videos in our program are not playing correctly or not loading, this might be caused by your internet speed and when there is a slow / weak internet connection, the videos will display a message saying 'The media could not be loaded, eithe...
In order to know whether to use Amazon's inventory placement service or not, you'll firstly need to create a shipping plan and see what location or locations they want you to send the goods to. Then if there are multiple locations you need to get a quote...
Do I need to have my supplier company chop documents when using a sourcing agent? This is actually a very good question and the short answer is yes you should definitely have your agent and supplier both sign the documents. Whilst it's quite common for...
Donating a portion of your ebay profits to charity is a great way to pay it forward and here's an overview of ebay's charity policy: * Your chosen charity must be registered with the ACNC (Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission) at http://ww...
If a product you're selling has been returned to Amazon and disposed of due to it being faulty, there's no way you could return it to the supplier under warranty. However from our experience sending larger products back to the supplier under warranty isn'...
The NDA / NNN agreements we provide are in English only, as they need to be translated to Chinese after you've added your unique product specifications, which will be different for each person and product. In relation to whether or not to have the agreem...
From our experience, Amanda has never personally dealt with a supplier that doesn't have an ISO Certification and how important this is will depend on the products you plan on importing, how important the ongoing quality control is and how much money you ...
When manufacturing products, including a penalty rate for late orders is recommended however keep in mind this usually doesn't cover reasonable explanations like bad weather that is out of the suppliers control. Whilst there's no set penalty rate amount,...
A NDA (Non Disclosure Agreement) also known as a confidentiality agreement is a legal contract between two parties that outlines confidential material, knowledge, or information that the parties wish to share with one another for certain purposes, but wis...
Whilst suppliers often want to receive the 70% balance ASAP, we personally would never pay this until the goods have been delivered to the port and in the freight forwarders care. Otherwise you have no way to know if the cartons have been delivered in fu...
When importing large quantities of products, filling the container with the maximum amount of cartons will reduce the shipping cost per product, compared to sending a partially full container. There are many online calculators you can use to determine ho...
This is a great question and when using a freight forwarder such as Lucky Lucky, they take possession of the shipment from the suppliers warehouse (if using Exworks) or at the port in China (if using FOB)  Then they arrange the shipping on a boat or pla...
DDP stands for 'Delivered Duty Paid' which means the supplier will deliver the shipment to your destination location and pay the destination country’s duties on the buyer’s behalf. We don't recommend having your supplier arrange the importing process, as...
Our supplier used to call our premium cardboard cartons 'mail order boxes' which are designed to withstand shipping and handling. However to be honest from our experience mentoring other students, not all suppliers are familiar with this term and you may...
An EIN (Employer Identification Number) which is also known as the Federal Tax Identification Number, is a unique nine-digit number assigned to business entities operating in the United States for the purposes of identification and is very similar to a AB...
When selling a product that's made up of multiple pieces to form a kit, it's going to be a lot easier to sell them in a boxed set, rather than individual loose pieces which Amazon don't allow. Firstly check how the supplier currently packages them, beca...
When communicating with suppliers or business contacts etc, Skype allows you to have a conversation with someone over the Internet, using your computer or mobile phone. Once you have an account, you can call other Skype users for free, or add calling cr...
When sourcing a unique wooden product, you might not find any suppliers with an 'off the shelf' item already made and this could be why you're not having much luck with the suppliers you've contacted so far. Therefore you need to find a true manufacturer...
The first thing we recommend doing is looking at the documents you have in place for your order to double check if the specifications were clearly stated on the POA (Purchase Order Agreement) and if there's anything you could have changed or added to avoi...