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16 Apr 2018 No Comments

A Critical Electronic Component in Your Product Has Been Discontinued. Now What?

Useful doesn’t even begin to describe the impact critical electronic components have on an OEM product’s life cycle. Many standard electronic components and semiconductors have comparable alternatives that can be […]
29 Mar 2018 No Comments

The 4 Most Common Mistakes Associated with Last Time Buys

Last time buys, even in the best of situations, rarely go smoothly. There are dozens of variables in play – and if one miscalculation is made, it could have profound […]
27 Mar 2018 No Comments

Medical Devices vs. Consumer Electronics: Why Are Their Life Cycles so Different?

Trends in today’s manufacturing industry have long indicated that product life cycles are lengthening against the electronic components required to assemble them, but nowhere is this conflict more pronounced than […]
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 […]
1 Feb 2018 No Comments

The Human Element: Your Supply Chain’s X Factor

Steve Jobs once said, “Technology is nothing. What’s important is that you have a faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll […]
30 Jan 2018 No Comments

Why Does the Life Cycle Mismatch Between Products and Components Exist?

Consumers browsing the shelves at your local retailer rarely glance behind the curtain and see how their buying habits affect all levels of the manufacturing supply chain. It’s a fascinating […]