Buying from 1688.com, there are a lot of difficulties. How can Minden Intl help on your buying from 1688.com?
There are more and more customers known about 1688.com. It’s more likely for us to find real factories and better price from 1688.com. But as a foreigner, there are still many difficulties of buying from 1688.com. For example, can not be sure about the products quality, can not deal with the supplier directly because of the payment issue, can not collect the products and inspect the quality and quantity, have problems arrange the shipping later. Don’t worry now. Minden Intl can help deal with the suppliers from 1688.com on your behalf.
Sourcing the Products. We will assist our customers sourcing products from 1688.com first. If you know 1688.com a little bit, you can actually find the products you want easily with the help with google translate. You can send us the products link directly and let us help on the later procedures. If you don’t want to waste time on that, let us know the products details and we will find the products from 1688 and offer you the price. So in this step we will help you on the sourcing of products from 1688.com.
Confirming the Quality. After the first step, it’s very important to confirm the products quality with you. We suggest you to buy samples from the supplier either sourced by yourself or by us. We can help buy that and send to you to confirm.
Ordering the Products. After confirming the quality, you must be more confident in buying the products. We will talk with you further to confirm the final purchasing order. In this step, we will work on your behalf to deal with the suppliers. As the suppliers from 1688.com don’t accept foreign currency, credit card or Paypal. So you only need to pay us and we will pay different suppliers. And the suppliers always request around 30% deposit and 70% before they ship the products, so our payment term will be the same like theirs.
Following the Delivery and Collecting the orders. After the ordering, we will follow the delivery and collect orders from suppliers. We will inform you about the schedule of the delivery. Suppliers will send the products to indicated warehouse location once they have the products ready. They normally send by courier or in-country logistics. For us, we will be waiting them and collect them into our warehouse. As 1688.com support buyers to return the goods if we found anything unsatisfied when the goods were received. So it’s very important for us to do the inspection and make the decision of refusing or accepting. For all of those, we will keep you informed. For some orders, if you have special demand, we can also go to factory and do the inspection.
Product Prep. After the collection and inspection of goods, we could arrange some extra service, such as stickers, hangtags, labels, bundling and so on. But this part of service will be charged separately. For the details, PLS check our pricing system.
Shipping the Products. After all up mentioned procedures, we can arrange transportation or shipping from our warehouse to your indicated destination either it’s your shipping agent in China or your local port.
Those are the steps how we can help you buying from 1688.com. Also those are the steps how we can help you buying from China. For the whole process of service, we charge you the commission based on your order value. You can go check the details from the pricing system mentioned above. For more questions, you can also send us inquiry via our contact page.