The last in our 3-part series on doing business in China, with a focus on how U.S. and foreign companies can establish a physical presence, such as a sales office or factory, in the country.
As with any journey abroad, in order to successfully expand your business overseas, it is important to chart your course before setting sail. Michael Evans outlines 10 key steps to consider carefully.
Fulfillment services differ in the type of products they can ship, level of service they provide, and amount they charge. To ensure you find the best fulfillment service for your business, here are questions you should be asking.
One of the trickiest pieces of the startup puzzle can be figuring out the logistics. Youve got a great idea, but how exactly will everything actually get from point A (creation) to point B (your customer)?
Companies worldwide have outsourced manufacturing to China, and opportunities still exist despite rising labor costs. If your business is ready to take the plunge, here are four key points to consider.
China today is full of incredible business opportunities for American entrepreneurs and business owners, but there are risks. The good news is that you can manage and reduce these risks with a methodical approach to sourcing in China.
Is your small business looking to source goods in China? Learn how those companies that cannot afford to establish overseas offices or manufacturing operations can effectively and efficiently source suppliers abroad.
According to the American Trucking Association, there are more than 500,000 trucking companies in the United States and 80 percent of them have fewer than twenty trucks. While there are many national logistics organizations, the vast majority of these can be classified as a small business. If you are in trucking or if you run a […]
Under the terms of their agreements with the U.S. Postal Service, all Internet postage vendors issue a standard form of electronic postage. The Postal Service developed this postage, called an “Information-Based Indicium,” to allow vendors to deliver secure, tamper-proof electronic postage. It includes several different elements. Read our overview of electronic postage to learn more.
Learn a little about electronic postage systems and how they work.