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Applying Lean Philosophies to Supply Chain Management in EMS
Applying Lean Philosophies to Supply Chain Management in EMS
A mid-tier EMS company's look at their use of technology, philosophy and partnerships to optimize its systems and facilitate growth.
Production Floor
Solder Defects and Continuous Improvement
Solder Defects and Continuous Improvement
We get a lot of questions about solder defects. Is that telling us something about what's going on in the industry? Are you settling for mediocrity? The Assembly Brothers, Phil Zarrow and Jim Hall, answer these questions.
Board Talk
Problems with Counterfeit Components
Problems with Counterfeit Components
We are learning about the infiltration of counterfeit components. How big is this problem, and how concerned should we be?
Board Talk
Ask the Experts
Confused About IPC-A-610 Class 2 vs. Class 3
We need some clarification about IPC-A-610. The Class used in Aircraft has nothing to do with IPC-A-610. Where did this thinking come from?
Ask the Experts
A Review of Industry Terminology and Acronyms
A Review of Industry Terminology and Acronyms
What does the term BTC refer to? The Assembly Brothers talk about uniformity of terminology and the industry's acronyms. The Assembly Brothers, Jim Hall and Phil Zarrow, discuss this in detail sharing their industry expertise.
Board Talk
Lean Flow on the SMT Factory Floor
How can a Lean, agile SMT operation be sustained by turning existing engineering programming and planning functions "upside down"?
Production Floor
Cost Comparison of Complex PCB Fabrication
Cost Comparison of Complex PCB Fabrication
The authors present an alternative to sequential lamination for fabricating complex PCBs, where conductive paste is used as interconnect between cores.
Production Floor
Long Term Component Storage
Long Term Component Storage
We need to store SMD components for at least 10 years. What do you recommend for a humidity and temperature settings? The Assembly Brothers, Jim Hall and Phil Zarrow, discuss this question and provide some insight.
Board Talk
Database Driven Multi Media Work Instructions
Database Driven Multi Media Work Instructions
Work instructions are time consuming to generate for engineers, often requiring regeneration from scratch to address very minor changes.
Supply Chain
The EMS Gateway Model - Local to Global, Seamlessly
The EMS Gateway Model - Local to Global, Seamlessly
This case study highlights the value of the Gateway Model and that shows some of the key elements that allow for seamless transitions from plant to plant.
Supply Chain
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