The Importance of Traceable Components During Times of Disaster and Global Pandemic
Whether in time of pandemic or not, traceable components is always an issue in the electronic components industry. Learn how original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can protect themselves from fraud.
Best MRO Procedures for the Electronic Components Industry in a Post-Pandemic Era
The electronic components industry has learned many lessons during these past months. The coronavirus pandemic has not only taught the importance of digitalizing supply chains, but also maintaining proper maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) procedures. Learn the best new practices in MRO here for the electronic components industry.
Developing Disaster Preparedness Strategies in the Electronic Components Industry
The electronic components industry has to prepare for the unexpected so its supply chains do not experience disruption. However, this is easier said than done. What are some practical steps to prepare for the unexpected? Read on to learn more.
Supply Chain Realignment and Reshoring in the Electronic Components Industry
Many manufacturers are now looking into reshoring in light of supply chain disruptions caused by the coronavirus. As new supply routes open up as a result, how will this change supply and demand?
Three Ways Procurement Specialists Can Create Agile Supply Chains in the Electronic Components Industry
Creating an agile supply chain that can react quickly and decisively to unforeseen events is crucial. The pandemic has shown this very clearly, and now, companies should not wait on insulating their processes. Take a look at these three suggestions on creating agility in the supply chain structure of today.
3 Reasons to Build a Resilient Supply Chain Now in the Midst of the Pandemic
A recent survey from Bain & Company reveals not only the necessity of building a more resilient supply now due to the pandemic, but also the benefits from a strategic perspective of growth and revenue in the future.
How 5G will Drive Semiconductor Demand in 2020
5G technology is a driving force in the semiconductor industry. As companies come out from under the coronavirus pandemic and resume production, they all have an eye on this transformative tech. Learn how it will reshape communities in 2020 and beyond.
Preparing for MRO Shortages in Electronics Manufacturing During the Coronavirus
Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) equipment is essential in electronics manufacturing. It keeps production lines moving and factories operating. But with a global pandemic ongoing, equipment can become scarce, thus jeopardizing production. Here are 3 tips to keep your MRO operations moving.
3 Reasons Manufacturers Should Digitalize Supply Chains in 2020
Digitalizing the component supply chain has always been a priority, but the pandemic has now made it essential. Learn 3 reasons why digitizing supply chain procedures now is of utmost importance to today's OEMs, CMs, and SCMs.
Electronic Components Availability and Pricing in the 'New Normal'
In the "new normal," the work of electronics manufacturing has become more difficult and complicated. However, companies can find success in the contemporary landscape by embracing new technologies that track component availability and price fluctuations.