The quality profession is moving away from a narrow focus on quality control when it comes to managing
suppliers in China and the rest of Asia. Get ready to work on total cost optimization and supplier
development, if you haven’t started yet.
“Teaching your key suppliers how to approach and resolve issues will help avoid expensive
problems. They can then use this input for continuous improvement.”
Here are 5 trends already underway which will continue to gain momentum through 2015 and beyond.
You can read this article (and send it to your suppliers) here.