What is Global Merchandise Sourcing?
Global merchandise sourcing enables us to provide customers with ethically-sourced, sustainable products from the best suppliers worldwide.
We’ve forged strong partnerships with trusted suppliers, which means we’re in an excellent position to negotiate lower prices per unit to drive costs down. This means our customers can enjoy economies of scale when it comes to ordering bulk-branded solutions.
If holding stock at your premises is difficult, why not speak to your account manager about our merchandise programme services? It could prove a cost-effective way for you to manage stock and drive costs down in the long run. You can also use our warehousing and distribution services and distribute stock directly from our warehouse.
Rest assured, our expert team will work with you to help you find cost-effective, affordable solutions that ensure quality, sustainability, and customer satisfaction!
How do you vet your suppliers?
At A.D., we prioritise transparency and ethical practices when vetting our suppliers. Our thorough supplier evaluation process includes assessing their certifications, production capabilities, and adherence to sustainability standards.
We verify their track record, reputation, and compliance with industry regulations.
To ensure high-end quality, we only partner with suppliers who meet our stringent criteria and share our commitment to ethical sourcing. By collaborating with a global network of approved partners, we guarantee access to a diverse range of responsibly sourced products for our customers.
As a part of our ESG journey, we believe in the power of an ethical supply chain. Traceability is also essential; when we promote sustainable products, we want to say, with total confidence, that our products are truly sustainable. It’s vital that we can provide our customers with complete lifecycle information, from how materials are sourced to how much water and energy is saved during the production of the products they buy.
Our ISO accreditations demonstrate our commitment to rigorous testing, ensuring compliance with all requirements before fully producing and deploying unique products.
Where do we source our global merchandise?
Our commitment to providing exceptional products is reflected in our meticulous sourcing process. We source our merchandise from various regions renowned for their expertise and craftsmanship.
A significant portion of our products comes from the Far East, particularly mainland China, where centuries of skilful artistry converge with modern manufacturing techniques. We also source products from Asia, more specifically India, as well as Turkey, another source of our merchandise.
Additionally, we curate a selection from Europe, mainly from Poland and Germany, known for their precision engineering and innovation. By strategically selecting merchandise from these distinct regions, we ensure a diverse range of products.
Is your merchandise ethically sourced?
Yes – our merchandise is ethically sourced.
We take ethical sourcing seriously. Our commitment to sustainability drives us to partner with a global network of approved suppliers who adhere to strict ethical standards.
By collaborating with these conscientious partners, we can confidently assure our customers that large amounts of our merchandise are ethically sourced. From environmentally friendly production to fair labour practices, we prioritise transparency and integrity in our sourcing process.
Rest assured, with our Global Merchandise Sourcing, you can enjoy a wide range of products that align with your values and contribute to a more sustainable future.
Is global sourcing cost-effective?
Our approach to global sourcing is highly cost-effective. Through our extensive network of approved partners and suppliers, we leverage economies of scale to lower production costs significantly.
By collaborating with manufacturers from different countries, we optimise the sourcing process and minimise expenses.
Additionally, global sourcing allows us to reduce risks associated with supply chain disruptions and currency fluctuations, ensuring stability and affordability for our customers.
With cost-effective solutions tailored to meet assigned budgets, businesses can benefit from a wide range of ethically sourced and sustainable products without compromising quality.
Can I develop a bespoke product line with global merchandise sourcing?
Yes, you can create a bespoke product line via global sourcing. Our network means we’re not limited in our capabilities. We have access to imaginative solutions and partners who can help us bring ideas to life, so global sourcing is an excellent way to expand product lines.
Collaborating closely with your brand, we offer fully customised products through our new product development service. Our team generates a wide range of innovative ideas, providing artwork, prototypes, and samples for your review, ensuring complete satisfaction before production.
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