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Pros and Cons of Outsourcing


Executive Guide to Outsourcing Your Electronics Manufacturing

Outsourcing your manufacturing can deliver significant financial and operational benefits across your business. However, there are also risks and challenges associated with it.

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An Introduction to Outsourcing Your Electronics Manufacturing 

As an original equipment manufacturer you may have considered outsourcing part or all of your manufacturing before. In fact, you may be on the verge right now.

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The first six months: Working in partnership with JJS

What happens during the first six months, when you choose to outsource to JJS Manufacturing?

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JJS case studies

Outsourcing: A collection of EMS case studies from JJS Manufacturing

5 case studies on how JJS has helped OEMs in different sectors to achieve positive outcomes.

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Outsourcing Product Design

Outsourcing Product Design

Explore the key characteristics, pros and cons of four potential design strategies when outsourcing product design.

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A Step-by-Step Guide to New Product Introduction (NPI)

Turning a new product design into reality takes care, attention and control at every stage. Explore the four critical elements of the NPI process in depth:

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Before you Outsource


An alternative view of the traditional EMS tier system

Electronics manufacturing services (EMS) suppliers have traditionally been organised into three tiers, according to their annual revenue. But are there better ways to categorise providers?

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10 Critical Steps to Outsourcing Your Electronics Manufacturing

Outsourcing your manufacturing can deliver tangible results to your business. However the process is often more complex than many organisations first realise.

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Supply Chain and the Manufacturing Processes


Supply Chain Excellence

If you are considering outsourcing your manufacturing to a Contract Electronics Manufacturer (CEM) you need to be confident that your supply chain will be managed effectively.

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Achieving quality, consistency and delivery within electronics manufacturing

It's an objective that's far from easy to achieve: so, as an OEM, how do you focus your resources on quality, consistency and delivery (QCD)?

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The definitive guide to test within electronics manufacturing

The definitive guide to test within electronics manufacturing

Testing is an integral part of the manufacturing process. What are the different types of test and how can you implement them effectively?

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Outbound Logistics: The last piece of the manufacturing jigsaw

How and why outsourcing your entire manufacturing operation to an EMS provider could help your business and deliver you the most benefits.

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Markets Served


Laboratory Technology: Outsourcing, in order to innovate

Laboratory technology is a diverse segment of the manufacturing and engineering industry. But how do you find a suitable outsourcing partner?

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Test and Measurement

Test and Measurement: Outsourcing with precision and accuracy

Test and measurement is a key area of the manufacturing and engineering sector. Here's how to find the right outsourcing partner.

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Process Instrumentation and Control: Your guide to implementing a successful outsourcing strategy

When outsourcing your process instrumentation and control product, how do you find the right EMS partner?

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industrial automation

Industrial Automation: Your ultimate guide to outsourcing

Industrial automation is a driving force in the manufacturing sector. When outsourcing your industrial automation product or system, how can you find the right EMS partner?

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Technical Papers

Design guidelines for in-circuit testability technical paper

Design guidelines for in-circuit testability

In-circuit test (ICT) is one of the most popular and cost-effective test methods for printed circuit board assembly (PCBA). So how can you implement ICT to achieve the optimum results for your products?

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