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Electronics manufacture supply chain best practices

Supply chain management in contract electronics manufacturing can be very challenging, indeed, especially with allocated and long lead-time parts; new product introductions challenges, product life cycles that are becoming shorter, various supplier contract strategies, the cyclical nature of many electronics end-markets, plus rapid changes in innovation driven by competitive market forces and the sudden emotional swings and whims of consumers.

At left is a graph from an earlier study conducted by Gartner. It’s main highlight is the shortcoming in ‘desired’ supply chain problem solving skills, versus actual supply chain problem solving skill capabilities. The least we can do to help is share our articles below, and direct you where you can search for manufacturing providers.

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