Process Improvement

7 Areas of Supply Chain Management for Electronic Manufacturing

By |2019-09-24T16:33:28-05:00September 24th, 2019|Best Practices, Component Sourcing, EMS, Manufacturing, Outsourcing, Process Improvement, Supply Chain|

7 Foundational Areas of Supply Chain Management for Electronic Manufacturing As manufacturing companies face the era of intensive global competition, they are now more than ever exploring innovative strategies to stand out in the crowd. Supply Chain Management (SCM) is one

Writing An Effective Product Requirements Document (PRD)

By |2019-07-30T17:32:42-05:00July 30th, 2019|Best Practices, Design, Documentation, EMS, Manufacturing, Process Improvement|

Writing An Effective Product Requirements Document (PRD) for Electronics Regardless of how simple an electronics product idea might seem, turning it into reality isn’t an overnight process. There’s a lot that goes on in creating a great product, and a

On-Time Delivery Definition and Measurement

By |2019-06-26T11:10:03-05:00June 26th, 2019|Component Sourcing, EMS, Manufacturing, Outsourcing, Process Improvement, Supply Chain|

On time delivery, or OTD, is one of those metrics that electronics manufacturers must frequently measure. Despite the importance of OTD measurements, many manufacturers can still have trouble figuring it out. Often, the OTD metric isn’t as understood as it

Electronic Turnkey Manufacturing vs. Consigned Manufacturing

By |2018-12-08T18:21:22-06:00November 28th, 2018|Best Practices, EMS, Manufacturing, Outsourcing, Process Improvement, Supply Chain|

Every company is looking to remain relevant and agile in the business industry, and as a result, finding it necessary to adopt disruptive technologies for flexibility. A lot of industry folks write opinions about how OEMs should select their EMS

5 Questions You Must Ask Your Electronic Manufacturer

By |2018-08-17T17:28:00-05:00August 17th, 2018|Best Practices, Component Sourcing, EMS, Manufacturing, Outsourcing, Process Improvement, Supply Chain, Technology|

Choosing an electronic manufacturer is one of the essential steps to achieve success with an NPI (New Product Introduction). The perfect contract manufacturer (electronic manufacturer) must be able to offer you effective production procedures, PCB board designs as well as