If you’re thinking about buying from Alibaba or third party manufacturers in order for you to start your brand, in this video we share 5 things you must know in order to protect your time and money. Free PDF Guide to help with manufacturing:
Going overseas to create garments and products that can be made in your home country can be a recipe for disaster. Not only are you dealing with language barriers and shipping delays, you also risk getting an incorrect product.
Although it can be discouraging and it may seem like a daunting task, throughout this video we share the ways you can safely navigate the process to ensure you are protected. From avoiding scams on Alibaba, to securing your order with detailed tech packs. By knowing what you can negotiate and important terms you need to include in every agreement, you will be better equipped to avoid common mistakes people make when sourcing from Alibaba and large manufacturers.
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0:00 Intro to 5 things you need to know before buying from websites like Alibaba
0:40 Learning From Experience
1:20 Should You Source From Alibaba?
2:56 Communication Is Key (Tech Packs)
4:19 Why You Need to Have Backup Suppliers
6:09 Request Samples and Providing Feedback
7:20 Securing Your Order
13:45 How To Avoid Scams On Alibaba
15:45 Interested in Learning More? Join From The Ground Up Academy
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