10 Aluminum Die Casting Manufacturers in India
There is no shortage of aluminum die casting suppliers in China to choose from, but if you're interested in diversifying your supply chain (and this is probably a good idea for many given the instability in the world since Covid …Continue reading
The War In Ukraine's Effect On Global & China Supply Chains [Podcast]

在这节课中,我们的首席执行官Renaud diffic解决ult topic of the war in Ukraine with Adrian from the team. Aside from the terrible and upsetting toll that this war is taking on the people of Ukraine, could its effects …Continue reading

sofeast china raw materials price indices

We’ve been tracking the costs of China raw materials since early 2021 in order for importers to have a clearer idea of the market in China and allow you to plan ahead if prices for your essential materials seem to …Continue reading

north american product safety and compliance certifications
In continuation of our discussions on regulatory compliance requirements, in this post, we would like to focus our attention on three very prominent organizations for North American product safety and compliance certifications, UL, ETL, and CSA. Table of contents Click …Continue reading
What Is The Industrial Design Process For New Electro-Mechanical Products_ [Podcast]

British product designer Andy Bartlett joins our CEO Renaud once more on the pod to go through the industrial design process typically followed for new electro-mechanical products in detail, phases by phase. This is a natural progression from another recent …Continue reading

Electronic Product Inspections For New Products What's Appropriate

One of our customers recently asked what kinds of electronic product inspections would be appropriate for their new product. Since a lot of businesses are developing and manufacturing electronic products, let’s explore this interesting topic here…

Minimizing a Product's 'Cradle to Grave' Environmental Impact

What is a product’s Cradle to Grave impact on the environment and how do we reduce ours in the name of becoming more environmentally friendly? We investigate this here…

DIY Sourcing From China Part 5_ Building Rapport [Podcast]

It’s fairly logical that it’s better to have a good relationship with your Chinese suppliers than not! However, building that rapport, especially these days when access to China is limited and it isn’t possible to visit them, is easier said …Continue reading

How Can Poor Quality & Reliability Products Affect Your Business_ [Podcast]

Our CEO Renaud is joined by Sofeast’s head of New Product Development, Andrew Amirnovin who has an electrical engineering background and keen focus on product reliability, and Clive Greenwood who’s a quality consultant at WWMG associates and is a Six …Continue reading

15 Key Eco Certifications For Green Manufacturers

Today’s consumers are increasingly taking a product’s eco certifications into account when making the decision to purchase products or not. How environmentally-friendly is the product? Does the company care about their carbon footprint? Is modern slavery an issue in the …Continue reading