SOURCE IT QUESTIONS
WHAT IS SOURCING IT?
Sourcing It focuses on cutting procurement costs, bulk ordering, and or turning an idea into reality. We work with global makers to streamline the purchasing process from beginning to satisfaction.
I WANT TO SOURCE WITH YOUR COMPANY, WHAT WILL IT COSTS?
When you submit a request with us, we review your requirements and submit a formal proposal outlining exact costs and strategy. A dedicated sourcing specialist will be assigned to your project from start to completion.
WHAT KIND OF PRODUCTS CAN YOU SOURCE?
Our sourcing process applies to absolutely any product category that is legal and doesn’t conflict with our mission to create positive change globally. Your dedicated sourcing specialist will review your request and utilize our network of global suppliers to find the best option that meets your needs at reasonable prices
CAN I GET SAMPLE OF MY PRODUCT?
We suggest always requesting samples created with your requirements before mass production. Product and shipping cost will be provided once a project has been started.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN MY SOURCING COST?
The final purchasing proposal will include 2 purchasing options. Option 1 - Includes (Product cost, logistics, customs clearance and shipping to the final destination). Option 2 - is only for product cost if clients would like to to utilize their own logistics from the nearest Air or Sea port where goods are manufactured.
HOW MUCH COMMISSION DO YOU GET FROM SUPPLIERS?
We work on your behalf as the purchasing agent and or company. Your satisfaction leads to our Success. Your sourcing specialist works with you from start to finish. During this process, we will work with you to approve and exceed expectations.
HOW DO YOU SELECT YOUR SUPPLIERS?
Manufacturing practices are very important to us. Our vetting process is based on various factors: Meeting your exact requirements (product, MOQ, price, quality, certifications). Trade Assurance ( we review their past clients and projects if we have never worked with them. Additionally, we assess manufacturing timelines and sample feedback from you. Communication (overall experience and responsiveness).
ARE YOUR SUPPLIERS ACCREDITED OR CERTIFIED?
We will only utilize suppliers that meet your requirements.
CAN I VISIT THE SUPPLIER YOU FIND FOR ME?
After an NDA has been signed, we can arrange a visit by you, your team and or company. If you don’t want to fly out, we can also arrange a 3rd party audit/QC Inspection such as SGS or a local agent on our behalf to perform these requests. All costs would be billed to you.
HOW DO YOU MITIGATE RISK?
We review each supplier's standard operating procedure (SOP) then an NDA is signed to proceed if any sensitive information has to be protected. Additionally, all payments over $10,000USD are negotiated only for when milestones are approved(Paid only via escrow or direct bank deposits).
MY BRAND,IDEA AND OR PRODUCT NEEDS TO BE PROTECTED, HOW WILL THIS HAPPEN?
Protecting your Intellectual Property (IP) is very serious to our company. As we stated before, an NDA will be signed by the supplier before any sensitive information is shared. In countries like China with different laws, an NNN agreement will be signed. Additionally, we protect your brand, idea and or product by never sharing or disclosing your information to other factories, competitors in your space that may damage or hinder your business in any way. The same is expected in return during and after your project completion! If you require any additional protection procedure, please inform your sourcing specialist and we will do our best to accommodate.