John Mayes

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Industrie 4.0: increasing automation within electronics manufacturing

"We stand on the brink of a technological revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we live, ...

4 benefits of industrial automation in electronics manufacturing

Industrial automation is a complex and mammoth topic covering areas ranging from simple control ...

The robots are coming for UK manufacturing

There was a time when robots were simply the stuff of science fiction – entities that veered ...

14 Jun, 2016 / EMS, Outsourcing

Outsourcing your manufacturing? Don't overlook outbound logistics

When it comes to outsourcing their manufacturing operation, most original equipment manufacturers ...

14 Apr, 2016 /

5 ways to guarantee your manufacturing outsourcing project fails

Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) have been outsourcing their manufacturing to electronics ...

07 Apr, 2016 / EMS, Supply Chain

Should you trust your EMS partner to choose your suppliers?

After you’ve chosen to outsource to an electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider, there is ...

18 Feb, 2016 / EMS, Outsourcing

Why wouldn’t you look into electronics manufacturing outsourcing?

I was recently thinking back to some of the outsourcing projects that I have been involved in that ...

3 challenges facing OEMs in PCB assembly and how to overcome them

Printed circuit boards (PCBs) are the "brains" of electronic devices. A PCB contains conductive ...

24 Dec, 2015 / EMS, Engineering

What is meant by the terms OEM, EMS, CEM, ODM and why should you know?

The roles of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), electronics manufacturing service (EMS) ...

09 Nov, 2015 / EMS, Outsourcing

5 tips for successfully transferring knowledge to your EMS supplier

"Knowledge is power" as the old saying goes, but in manufacturing it's also one of your company's ...

John Mayes

Recent Posts

25 Aug, 2016

4 benefits of industrial automation in electronics manufacturing

25 Aug, 2016

4 benefits of industrial automation in electronics manufacturing

Industrial automation is a complex and mammoth topic covering areas ranging from simple control systems handling ...

Read More
18 Jul, 2016

The robots are coming for UK manufacturing

18 Jul, 2016

The robots are coming for UK manufacturing

There was a time when robots were simply the stuff of science fiction – entities that veered towards the terrifying and ...

Read More
14 Jun, 2016

Outsourcing your manufacturing? Don't overlook outbound logistics

14 Jun, 2016

Outsourcing your manufacturing? Don't overlook outbound logistics

When it comes to outsourcing their manufacturing operation, most original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) primarily ...

Read More
14 Apr, 2016

5 ways to guarantee your manufacturing outsourcing project fails

14 Apr, 2016

5 ways to guarantee your manufacturing outsourcing project fails

Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) have been outsourcing their manufacturing to electronics manufacturing services ...

Read More
07 Apr, 2016

Should you trust your EMS partner to choose your suppliers?

07 Apr, 2016

Should you trust your EMS partner to choose your suppliers?

After you’ve chosen to outsource to an electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider, there is another important ...

Read More
18 Feb, 2016

Why wouldn’t you look into electronics manufacturing outsourcing?

18 Feb, 2016

Why wouldn’t you look into electronics manufacturing outsourcing?

I was recently thinking back to some of the outsourcing projects that I have been involved in that achieved significant ...

Read More
07 Jan, 2016

3 challenges facing OEMs in PCB assembly and how to overcome them

07 Jan, 2016

3 challenges facing OEMs in PCB assembly and how to overcome them

Printed circuit boards (PCBs) are the "brains" of electronic devices. A PCB contains conductive tracks and pads that ...

Read More
24 Dec, 2015

What is meant by the terms OEM, EMS, CEM, ODM and why should you know?

24 Dec, 2015

What is meant by the terms OEM, EMS, CEM, ODM and why should you know?

The roles of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), electronics manufacturing service (EMS) providers, contract ...

Read More
09 Nov, 2015

5 tips for successfully transferring knowledge to your EMS supplier

09 Nov, 2015

5 tips for successfully transferring knowledge to your EMS supplier

"Knowledge is power" as the old saying goes, but in manufacturing it's also one of your company's biggest assets - and ...

Read More

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