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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 […]
2 Apr 2018 No Comments

Understanding the True Definition of Obsolescence Management

It is widely understood that “obsolescence” as it relates to the manufacturing industry is defined as the transition of electronic components toward end-of-life. There are many reasons this could occur […]
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 […]
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 […]