OEM

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 […]
1 Mar 2018 2 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 […]
15 Jan 2018 No Comments

The Flawed Logic of Planned Obsolescence

In the last month, technology titan Apple has found itself caught in the crossfire of customers (and a few mainstream media publications) accusing them of “planned obsolescence” in regard to […]
10 Jan 2018 No Comments

Three Benefits OCMs Receive with a Last Time Buy Solution

A flexible, personalized delivery schedule. Guaranteed business continuity throughout the entire lifecycle of the OEM’s product. An average of 42 percent savings on inventory carrying costs. Up to 10 years […]
28 Aug 2017 No Comments

BOM Monitoring and The Life Cycle Mismatch

There is a life cycle mismatch between the life of an electronic component, or semiconductor, and the life of an OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) product. This problem requires that during […]
12 Jul 2017 No Comments

Last Time Buy for PCN and EOL Parts

As the demand for improved technology continues to increase month by month, so does the need to conduct Last Time Buys (LTB) for electronic components. Companies are changing their products […]