Last Time Buy

15 Mar 2018 No Comments

OCMs: OEMs Want Flexible Delivery Schedules

In a manufacturing supply chain, there are precious few constants. The price of a critical electronic component will fluctuate in accordance with customer demand, for example, as well the demand […]
14 Mar 2018 No Comments

Risk and Reward in Your Aerospace Supply Chain

Driven by increased travel demand and decreased fuel costs, the aerospace industry is perfectly poised for a new era of growth and expansion. In a recent study, the aerospace sector […]
13 Mar 2018 No Comments

Why Does EDX Offer OEMs Up to 10 Years of Last Time Buy Inventory Fulfillment?

The production of an electronic component largely mirrors that of any other commodity – and as such, it rests on the changing winds of consumer demand. If there are many […]
8 Mar 2018 No Comments

The Consequences of a Product Redesign

There is an infinite number of reasons why a manufacturer in any industry would choose to redesign, or remanufacture, a product. For some OEMs, such as Apple and their annual […]
1 Mar 2018 No Comments

The Truth About Product Change Notifications

The ideal obsolescence management strategy requires transparency from all parties involved in the supply chain. These parties include the equipment manufacturers (OEMs) who design the consumer product, the EMS providers […]
28 Feb 2018 No Comments

The Financial Toll of Last Time Buys on OEMs

Last time buys will always be the central concern of every successful obsolescence management strategy. BOM monitoring gives OEMs the tools needed to stay ahead of obsolescence, proper long-term storage […]