The next step is to find and choose your supplier. In this Module, we’re going to show you how to find the best suppliers in the shortest amount of time. If you follow all the steps we set out in this Module and record your findings in the Choose Your Supplier Spreadsheet, you will be able to make your final decision with ease.
The process described in this module is designed to help you vet your suppliers and their product, to make sure that you aren’t putting your money at unnecessary risk. This way, you can get the best product at the best price and terms, from the most professional supplier.
What are we going to discuss in this Module?
- How to Use Your Suppliers Sheet
- International vs. Local Suppliers
- Finding International Suppliers
- Finding Local Suppliers
- Additional Supplier Resources
- Contacting Suppliers
- Choosing a Supplier
- Getting a Sample
- Finalizing Price & Delivery
- Action Steps
Let’s Start Learning How to Choose the Best Supplier!
Don’t fret if you’re feeling a bit overwhelmed at times with the endless possibilities of suppliers and product variations: we’ll be holding your hand and talking you through each step! We’ll start with explaining how to use the Suppliers Sheet to score suppliers.