Maybe you are lost in how to start a purchase order from China supplier. In order to make it clear, we make a process for your reference.The diagram below illustrates the order and import procedure clearly. If you read carefully, you will find that the order procedure are well designed to ensure that your interest is well protected. And the quality of the boxes are exactly what you expect.
1, Specification Confirmed
- Size: also we will ask you for the size of the printed packaging box, bag or sticker… to make sure that the size is the same as your printed artwork. Usually you need specify whether the size is the inner size or the outer size. This assures that the printed box fits your product perfectly.
- Paper Material to be Used: We need know accurately what paper material you would like to use for your product. It would be nice if you could send us a sample to check the material. This will be very helpful.
- Also we need confirm with you what kinds of finish you would like to apply to the surface.
- Dieline Template: Our design department provide the free box dieline and you can just simply let your print designer put the graphic design on the template.
2, Price Quote
Our team will quote you price based on the specification you provide and also suggest you how to save cost, and also how to packaging the goods. Normally, they will quote during 24 hours, maybe longer before holiday due to busy times.
3, Sample Made
Normally, we suggest to make a sample to test the structure and printing. For sample, we will provide digital printing and build it up by manual. If so, the cost of sample could be reduces, normally you only need to pay 30-60USD, and it will be more when the box is too complex to do.
4, Deposit to Start
We take around one week to make the samples and send them to you for your confirmation.
5, Mass Production
This usually takes around 2 weeks since the deposit got. CBP takes in pride in its capacity in the manufacture of the high graphics paper boxes, litho-laminated boxes. And the lead time will be longer when the quantity is too much. Don’t worry, we will confirm the leading time for you before the order.
6, Balance Paid
You could pay via bank, west union, paypal, money gram.
7, Shipping Out
If you have your own forwarder to pick up goods in our factory, that’s perfect. You know, a professional forwarder will help to save much more time. And we will do help if you have no idea about it. We have many forwarders to cooperation. Please don’t hesitate to contact us to know more.
8, Goods Arrived
If you choose CIF term to delivery, you have to employ a local agent to help you do custom clean and pick up goods for you. And our forwarder will help to do when you need door to door service.