HOW DO YOU MANAGE RISK FROM YOUR OFFSHORE SUPPLY?Risk-FreeRisk-Free means eliminating any concerns or dangers with Quality Generates Savingsoffshore purchases. This allows you to focus your attention on your Without the quality you expect, you have nothing but a bigmost important responsibility… your customers. Risk-Free also headache! Savings only exist if the product meets marketmeans you don’t have to pay for your order until it is received at requirements.your warehouse and you have inspected it. GCP will handle all ofthe details from purchase order to product delivery. GCP has made Quality our First Priority.Mutually Beneficial Relationships An important step in our process is the “Vital Factors Checklist™”.From Day-One, GCP’s mission has been to “Develop and Maintain In this Stage you tell us what’s important about the product.Long Term Mutually Beneficial Relationships”. Our goal is for the Everything from the color, size, thickness, appearance, packagingrelationship to be Risk-Free for everyone involved in the supply and performance specs to how you want us to communicate withchain starting with you the customer and finishing with the supplier. you. We want you to WIN!!! The Solution THE RISK-FREE SOURCING SOLUTION™ is a unique productIn order to achieve our sourcing standards, we have developed a supply program developed from over 25 years of Internationalnetwork of GCP Approved Suppliers™ and created THE RISK- product development experience and 15 years of sourcing productFREE SOURCING SOLUTION™. Our process takes the risk and in China. Our process has proven successful in managing ourhassle of offshore purchasing out of your hands. Our customers customer’s risk, resulting in higher profits and long term businessare precious. GCP is built to protect you and your customers from growth.unexpected or costly surprises. Doing the up-front work is crucial to your success. This is what makes the difference between Your Risk and a World Class product Risk-Free! STAGE 1 STAGE 2 The Opportunity Qualifier™ STAGE 3 All opportunities are not equal. We The Risk Assessment The Vital Factors believe it is best to find out upfront Profile™ if a real incentive exists before Checklist™ proceeding to source your product Managing your Risk is the key to requirements. successful sourcing. GCP wants The Vital Factors Checklist™ to have a clear understanding identifies your essential Exclusive sourcing engagements of all the risks you see for the criteria; from product specs to may be subject to Commitment product, its application, quality, and communication and packaging. Fees prior to proceeding with the certifications. This allows GCP to choose project. The GCP Approved Supplier™ that will meet your market requirements.
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