DAKOTA : quality first
Whether it be choices for production area or partners or processes, at any time the “promotional products agency” is there to look for the best quality benchmark
An efficient purchase approach
Well argued and lasting sourcing :
Cultivate true and long term partnerships
Whether in France, Europe or China, our partners were selected for their dependability and involvement. We are building together a long-term partnership which has been going on for more than 20 years with some of them.
Reliable and quality sourcing :
Setting up rigorous selection procedures
In order to optimize costs, most of our suppliers are in China. All of them are first audited according to the Sedex/SMETA 4 pillars procedure. We refuse to work with unreliable and unstable countries.
Our purchase office in Shanghai :
To be competitive and reactive
With a purchase office located in China, Dakota directly purchases from the factories, to benefit from the best prices and advices and to meet as fast as possible our customers’ queries.
To be a creative force
We constantly monitor and look for new trends, new products and ideas to be one step ahead in our proposals.
Surveys and quality standards
The forthcoming years will be the ones of the norms ! For us, the precautionary principle prevails so that the final consumers who receive the gifts are neither worried or fooled... And continue their positive relationship with your brand for long…
- Promotional products created by Dakota, are made with the same rigor as any other article manufactured to be sold.
- Each request is specifically analyzed to comply with latest ad hoc standards. That is why we are constantly aware of the last update on the european standards, with the help of our partner SGS.
- Our purchasing team regularly follows training modules to stay up to date with the "CE" standards.