There has been rapid growth in the e-commerce marketplace making it very competitive. However, an increase in quantity is usually accompanied by a decrease in quality. Therefore, you need to go the extra mile to get access to leading suppliers across the globe. Part sourcing plays such an important role in the development of any project and several part sourcing companies exist to help minimize the time and energy wasted trying to find exact components, at the desired quantity and price. One of these that truly stands out is UTSOURCE.net.
UTSOURCE.net was founded in 2003. Now, with over 15 years of experience, it has established quite a foothold in the electrical and electronic sourcing industry. UTSOURCE.net is a professional B2B and B2C platform for electronic components. They offer millions of products on their platform including
- IC Chips
- Fiber Optics
- Wires and Cables to mention a few.
UTSOURCE.net claims to have penetrated various fields and met demands for their clients in aerospace, computer electronics, and telecommunication and transportation systems, military and automotive industries. They aim to provide “DIY-style” and “customized” electronic components to customers while also making sure their clients get quality products on time.
Product and Pricing:
You can easily navigate through the UTSOURCE.net website thanks to its user-friendly interface. At the home page, you will be greeted with a search bar where you can easily search up the products you wish to buy. The website also allows users to search up multiple components at a time by entering them into multiple field search bar or by uploading a BOM file.
The website then displays various products. All pricings are shown in U.S. dollars and the website displays the product information provided by the relevant suppliers.
Placing your Order:
To place the order, you will have to login by entering the relevant information where required and agreeing to their terms & conditions. You then simply have to browse through the website for the desired products and add them to your cart. Then, click on ‘Check Out’ and select the shipping method, enter your shipping address and select the payment method you will be using. Now your order will be placed. The order will then be shipped 3-5 working days after payment. You can track the progress of your order. Simply go to ‘My Orders’ and view the order details.
You can also buy a certain product in bulk quantity through UTSOURCE.net however you require.
Buying Parts for Inquiry:
You can also buy parts for inquiry. Simply login. Search for the product you desire and put it into the ‘Inquiry Cart’. You can add multiple items and then send them for inquiry. After you submit, UTSOURCE.net says it will reply within 12 hours. Then you can place your order.
Payment Methods and Shipping:
UTSOURCE.net offers a number of payment methods including PayPal, VISA, Western Union, Credit Card, Master Card, American Express and Wire Transfer. You can also contact UTSOURCE.net customer service at email@example.com if you have other payment terms. You can find their various payment methods in Europe, Asia and America listed here.
UTSOURCE.net provides various shipping methods to choose from including UPS, DHL, TNT, FEDEX, etc. For Express shipping methods to the USA, Canada, Australia, UK, etc. the shipping fee is $17.84. For shipping through the post, the fee would be $4.14. Both of these methods provide tracking information. In case you want to cancel your unpaid order. You simply navigate to the ‘My Order’s page and view your order details. Next, click on ‘Cancel Order’ and your order will be canceled. UTSOURCE.net also provides a 60 days quality guarantee after-sales service.
UTSOURCE.net offer PCB services to their users as well. They aim to become a one-stop-shop and doing so they have collaborated with ‘NextPCB’, a leading PCB manufacturer located in China. They provide 2-16 layered PCB prototype fabrication and small-volume production. You can track the quote and order process easier and be updated on the progress of your order for the best turn times. UTSOURCE.net claims that all its PCBs are subjected to rigorous testing in order to ensure quality.
In addition to this, UTSOURCE.net also runs a service known as FBU i.e. Fulfillment by UTSOURCE which allows its users to buy directly from the thousands of suppliers and millions of products on the UTSOURCE.net platform. The goods are delivered in one parcel and hence you only pay a shipping fee which will reduce your costs. UTSOURCE.net also provides pre-shipment investment services to guarantee the quality of its products.
UTSOURCE.net also provides customized services through which users can request for customized goods. You will have to mail them the specifications of your customized product requirements after which UTSOURCE.net will send you the pricing and then you can place your order.
UTSOURCE.net also lets its customers redeem coupons (for both shipping and products). Shipping coupons are for reducing your shipping fee (a $5 shipping coupon as available for new users) whereas coupons for products are used for products on sale.
You can also use promotion codes to redeem coupons while checking out. UTSOURCE will generally provide you with a discount coupon welcome package after becoming a ‘PLUS’ member (PLUS is UTSOURCE’s membership program). You can find more information on UTSOURCE coupons here.
UTSOURCE Membership Program:
UTSOURCE.net is offering a membership program for its customers which aims to improve the customer’s shopping experience. For example, by becoming a member you can get 8%-30% off on commodity prices, 90-days return policy, exclusive logistics service channel and more shipping coupons. You will also be given a free trial for 30 days.
In order to join, simply navigate to their ‘Plus Home’ page. Here you will be greeted with the various membership programs UTSOURCE.net has to offer. Choose the one you like and click on ‘Buy’. After you have made the relevant payment you will become a member.
Customer Service and Contact
You can contact their customer service at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit their contact page for additional details and contact information to their offices in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Columbia, Chile, Peru, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Wuhan.