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Welcome to AMREP's knowledge center, where the best in our supplier quality management team share their knowledge. No theory or hypotheticals here. Everybody here writes based on their field experience.

How Did AMREP Begin? Our Founder Speaks
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How Did AMREP Begin? – Our Founder Speaks

AMREP Supplier Management Services has been in business for over 30 years. In this interview with Sharon Wong from the Singapore Quality Reliability Association, now known as the Singapore Quality Reliability Association, our founder and retired CEO, Derrick Goh,...

Quality Assurance Services on Some Customers Outsourced Products
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Quality Assurance Services on Some Customers’ Outsourced Products

Defence Electronics AMREP is back again into working on Defense Electronics. Previously our work was on night vision goggles. We are in action on components, plastic and lenses which go into military hardware. Electro-mechanics embedded devices require tracking...

What should your objectives of supplier quality management be?
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What should your objectives of supplier quality management be?

Outsourcing: Lower costs, more quality challenges Your company has decided to outsource its production or source components from overseas suppliers. It’s a good approach for increasing profitability and reducing operations costs, but it also means that without careful...

Quality Control Tools for Managing Your Outsourced Supply Chain
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Quality Control Tools for Managing Your Outsourced Supply Chain

When you use a new supplier, start new production operations, or shift your manufacturing overseas, there is often a great mismatch between your quality manufacturing expectations and your supplier....

Why you need third party quality companies to check verified suppliers
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Why you need third party quality companies to check verified suppliers

Online supplier directories and B2B marketplaces like Alibaba, Global Sources, IndiaMart, DH Gate, and HKTDC have made finding suppliers much easier by placing the world’s suppliers at your fingertips......

How to Effectively Manage Your Suppliers in Mexico?
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How to Effectively Manage Your Suppliers in Mexico?

With the rush of the automotive and aerospace industries into Mexico over the last few years, it’s been an extremely busy time for our quality engineers and inspectors. ......

AMREP Raises the Roof on Chinese Solar Panel Quality
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AMREP Raises the Roof on Chinese Solar Panel Quality

A Canadian energy infrastructure provider enlisted AMREP to help them prevent quality problems with their ‘Made in China’ solar panels. ......

How To Manage Difficult Suppliers | Know Here
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How To Manage Difficult Suppliers | Know Here

Most supplier problem resolutions do not start at the production stage. Many problems begin from working with suppliers whose managers or owners think they have special relationships with their customers’ management ......

First Article Inspections - Everything You Need To Know
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First Article Inspections - Everything You Need To Know

First Article Inspections (FAI) is an advanced quality inspection method that allows you to verify production results thoroughly against product designs before manufacturing begins...

Supplier Quality Management
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Supplier Quality Management - Complete Overview

Supplier quality management plays an integral role in the success of any manufacturing plant. It also helps OEM companies to deal with production problems...

Supplier Quality Management
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Supplier Performance Evaluation - Quick Overview

Your suppliers are essential to your business, ensuring that you have all your products and materials at cost-effective prices. But how do you know...