DDi

Weigh the costs of going direct vs. hiring a U.S.-based supplier

A free white paper by Grand + Benedicts

On the surface, producing a fixture program directly with an overseas manufacturer promises major cost-savings potential. But is it worth the risk? Beneath the surface, hidden costs and pitfalls can quickly reverse cost savings. This white paper delineates nine hidden costs associated with going direct, ranging from sourcing materials to logistic and fulfillment, and helps retailers better navigate their choices.

Sign up to download Weigh the costs of going direct vs. hiring a U.S.-based supplier

By registering you become a member, giving you access to white papers and company information, including phone numbers and web links. As part of your membership, we'll keep you up-to-date on current news, research and analysis with our Business Chatter newsletter.