Get it made right.


We bridge the trust gap with China.

Why Thayer?

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"I saved a ton of time and money.”
– Rich Fulop, Founder, Brooklinen

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“My quality control issues disappeared, almost overnight.”
– Ingrid Miskinis Sarver, Founder, TALARIA FLATS

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“Thayer gave me a quick, clear picture of my options in China.”
– Taire Avbovbo, Founder,

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"Thayer should be at the top of the "to do" list for any company looking to manufacture in Asia.”
– Julie Kerwin, Chief Elemental Officer, IAmElemental

What do we do?

We relieve manufacturing headaches.

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    on production deadlines?

    how producing things in China “works”?
    (shipping, contracts, payment, culture, QC, taxes, customs, MOQs, fraud, local law, lead times, compliance, etc.)

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    Looking for a mass production quote for your product? Click here.

    How do we do it?

    We sell China headache medicine.

    Vet factories and arrange 3rd-party QC

    Talk to your suppliers in their native language and culture

    Take responsibility for quality and deadlines

    Explain China in a way you can understand

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    Want more insights, cases and tricks of the trade? Our blog.

    Who are we?

    We’re Americans who are fluent in Chinese production, based in New York City.

    Over 10+ years in China, we've built a network of experts, agents and vendors that provide our clients with an exceptional level of transparency and trust in an industry dominated by misinformation and suspicion.

    We work purely as a representative of our US clients' interests. Unlike traditional factory reps, we don’t accept referral fees from factories or agents to ensure that our services are 100% aligned with our clients’.

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    Thayer Consulting Founder Joe Burnett brings his Global Sourcing curriculum to you from New York's Fashion Institute of Technology where he served as adjunct professor 2015-2016.


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