March 15, 2017 Meeting

Come and LearnLearn how to have your product concept manufactured in Asia, by experienced Asian manufacturing sourcing pro, Larry Mahoney. Larry will present/share what you need to know and what you need to have to be successful.

Key subjects will include:
·  How to Identify the Right Asian Manufacturer

·  How to Evaluate Risks
·  What are the Costs
·  What You Need to Get Quotes: CAD Drawings/Specs
·  What are the Prototype Requirements
·  How you can Build the Least-Cost Molds and Tooling
·  Time-Lines and Payment Schedules
·  How to Monitor Production / Manage Quality
·  What to Do if the Products Don’t Meet Specs
·  The Costs/Logistics to Ship Products back to USA

Speaker:  Larry Mahoney’s experience in international sourcing spans more than two decades and includes everything from toys, to health and beauty aids, to clothing and textiles, to electronics. As Founder/President, Larry has built an infrastructure in Asia to source, identify, evaluate, and manage Asian manufactures for American clients.

ADR has grown to include a permanent sourcing office in China and joint-venture interest in two Chinese factories.  The company’s sourcing office is leading the charge as more and more companies look to Asia - and particularly to China - to strengthen operations and profitability at home.