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18 Sep 2018 No Comments

The Flaw in Your Working Capital Management Strategy

Each year that passes in the world of manufacturing seems to operate around a particular theme. In 2018, this theme appears to be working capital management, with supply chain executives […]
28 Aug 2018 No Comments

Last Time Buys: The Offering EMS Providers Need

The last decade has seen a drastic increase in the responsibilities taken by EMS providers. In addition to final assemblies, they often play a vital role in finalizing the OEM […]
23 Aug 2018 No Comments

OEMs: Don’t Overlook the Risks of Market Inflation

According to Reuters, the International Institute of Finance forecasts 2018 global growth at 3.5 percent. While this is reported to be an optimistic outlook for the global economy in terms […]
22 Aug 2018 No Comments

Saving and Spending: The OEM Working Capital Paradox

The longer the OEM projects the lifecycle of their product to last, the more last time buy inventory needs to be purchased – and because long-term inventory needs can rarely […]
12 Jul 2018 No Comments

Why Does Obsolescence Impact Healthcare Manufacturers More than Most?

The healthcare industry is somewhat unique in the fact technology, for all of the responsibility it bears for moving society forward, is still not the primary force behind a patient’s […]
10 Jul 2018 1 Comment

The Key to Surviving Component Shortages: Long-Term Storage

Anyone paying attention to the state of the electronic component marketplace knows that 2018 has seen the most significant industry-wide shortage in over a decade. Lead times for once-commoditized components […]