Gary Ng

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Top Ten Pitfalls to Avoid at Canton Fair

First published in Power Retail. 20111024_122654-1024x768 Canton Fair is the world’s largest trade show, held twice a year in Guangzhou, China. If you have a retail business, or considering starting one up, a visit to the fair offers an unparalleled opportunity to source excellent products at competitive prices. It is also much safer than importing from overseas without meeting suppliers and inspecting goods beforehand. However, the event attracts 22,000 exhibitors and 165,000 buyers, making it easy to get overwhelmed. This list of Canton Fair “don’ts” will help you sidestep potential pitfalls and get the most out of your experience. Read More »