BTC Group are the UK partner of WAGE, the World Advertising Gift Exchange, a global network of 20 leading branded merchandise suppliers delivering global programmes for multi-national brands. Each member of the group is a full service provider, offering merchandise consultation,sourcing and manufacturing to webshops, e-procurement and logistics.
Membership of WAGE enables you to benefit from the local services of our fellow members in markets across the world with all the advantages that brings including:
· Local account management with an understanding
of market-specific challenges
· A combined buying power and leverage of over €350 million per year
· Reducing your costs using our global bulk purchasing
and enhancing your sourcing capacity
· Unique SourceIT Supplier Management Platform developed
by WAGE which can help protect your brand
· Totally consistent brand compliance in every country
· Immediate access to local and global trends
in the promotional products market
· Guaranteed ethically and environmentally compliant products
· News and information on all new and innovative products globally
· More than 1,000 dedicated employees who work for you
· Members are sharing their best practices, knowledge and supplier base
We know that you need a global framework and a consistent solution but will require local service too. BTC Group is able to offer you this.
The last 40 years has given us extensive knowledge of sourcing the right promotional products for all brands and target markets. Our global network of approved suppliers covers most product categories and manufacturing processes.
Based in Ningbo, the China Sourcing Office is our eyes and ears on the ground liaising with factories on all elements from pricing to production, quality control and final delivery. This valuable resource maximises our sourcing opportunities from across this region and overseas an approved supply chain to keep manufacturing costs to a minimum.
Corporate Social Responsibility is a core value. As the office is on the ground in China, it is in direct contact with suppliers, guaranteeing the required standards at all times and ensuring better and safer working conditions at our chosen production facilities. This, coupled with BTC Group’s membership of the ETI (Ethical Trading Initiative) and SEDEX, enables us to provide you with trust, security, guidance and reliability.