Jim Kennemer

Jim Kennemer is the Founder of Cosmo Sourcing and Sourcinghub.io. He has helped 100’s of clients source more than $100 Million USD worth of products from both China and Vietnam. Products that he has sourced have ended up in almost every major retailer for clients from over 30 countries.

Metal goods are a popular product Sourced Outside China

7 Challenges of Manufacturing Outside China // What is Different About Suppliers Outside China

What are the pros and cons of manufacturing outside China? What is different when working with suppliers outside China? Are there good resources to find suppliers? WHat do you need to know about factories outside China? We cover this and more in our guide on sourcing Outside China.

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Incoterms define who is reosonible for each action during shipping

Incoterms 2020 Defined // What does EXW, FCA, FOB, DAP, DPU, DDP, CPT, CIP, CIF, CFR, or FAS Mean?

What do EXW, FOB, CFR, FCA, and DPU mean? What ar INcoterms and Freight Terms? Who is responsible for what in the shipping terms? What terms were added in the incoterms 2020? Are incoterms different for Air and Ocean Freight? FOB vs EXW? Click here and we’ll answer this and more in our guide.

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Alibaba Alternative - Global Sources

50+ Alibaba Alternatives // Best Sourcing Websites to Find Suppliers Outside China

What are the alternatives to Alibaba for product sourcing? Are you looking for factories and manufacturers outside of China? If you’re sourcing products and suppliers, then use this guide to find alternatives to Alibaba for FBA sellers, small retailers, drop shippers and corporate buyers.

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Freight Forwarders help move cargo

What is an International Freight Forwarder? // List of 40+ Trusted Freight Forwarding Companies

What is a Freight Forwarder? Freight Forwarding is on the most common task in the sourcing and manufacturing process to outsource. THesreson for this is shipping is complicated and Freight forwarders can use their expertise to make the whole process simple and even cheaper.

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