Blogs

28
Oct

Q4. 2022 COMPONENT MARKET REVIEW

With the reduction of average chip lead times, we are finally starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel. However, electronic manufacturers, and more specifically car makers are still struggling to source chips whereas on the other hand consumer electronics manufacturers are drowning in them. Nowadays chips used in cars require more advanced components due to the

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23
Aug

The Benefits Of Hiring A Professional EMS Partner

The success of your organisations project should equal expansion. But what if you don’t have the efficient capacity to handle the extra production that comes with that expansion? By outsourcing your production, you can ensure your projects success. When an organization is looking to outsource, whether it be the first time or to replace their current EMS provider, there should

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30
Jun

SMT Technology | All you need to know

What is Surface-Mount Technology Assembly? (SMT) As modern electronic designs are getting smaller and more complex with an increased demand for greater functionality and added utility, engineers are now relying on surface mount technology as the preferred PCB assembly method in electronic manufacturing. The majority of electronic devices or machines we use, such as an iPhone or your car were

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22
Jun

Women In Technology

Introduction Despite the rapid progress in achieving gender equality in the workplace over the past decade. Women remain highly underrepresented within the technology industry. According to women in technology statistics for 2020, men outnumber women at a whopping ratio of 5:1. While it is true that throughout history men invented many key electrical components and devices, it was in fact

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24
Mar

Q1. 2022 COMPONENT MARKET REVIEW

As we are now coming into Spring, right after observing the rest of the world celebrating the Lunar New Year, and welcoming the year of the Tiger. This year is said to be a year of positive changes and we are all hoping for that as manufacturers continue to evaluate their supply chains to fill gaps caused by persistent disruptions.

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27
Jan

Top manufacturing forecasts for 2022

Many predicated optimism and signs of improvement throughout 2022 for the manufacturing sector. Unfortunately, they are wrong as the chip industry is in a constant struggle due to the high global demand for electronics troubled by a number of supply chain disruptions with no signs of relief. Looking back at the challenges manufacturers had to face in 2021 caused by

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10
Nov

2021 – WHY IS THERE A GLOBAL CHIP SHORTAGE?

The days where you popped into an electronic store and purchased a brand new or trending game console, a laptop or any other electrical device on demand are long gone. Other online tech giants such as Apple, Samsung & Sony are also struggling to deliver their products to your doorstep. Customers are getting confused, why they can’t get the products

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7
Oct

HOW TO REDUCE MANUFACTURING COSTS WITHOUT COMPROMISING QUALITY

Cutting costs without cutting corners is a delicate process. With recent global supply chain challenges in the electronic industry many companies needed to adapt and make drastic changes to ensure their survival. One of the main solutions was to look for ways to reduce their costs without compromising product quality or endangering jobs. In this article, we will look at

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9
Sep

ISO 13485 Quality Management System – What is it?

The manufacturing of medical devices is one of the most regulated sectors in which many regulations and obligations must be achieved. If any of the requirements are not met or the registrations procedures are not completed, placing a product on the market is impossible. The purpose of these regulatory requirements is to ensure that electronic manufacturers can consistently deliver medical

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27
Aug

PCB TESTING & INSPECTION METHODS

Manufacturing PCB’s can often be an extremely complex and very costly process, especially when costs associated with faulty products are added to the picture.  Even after following precise design and manufacturing processes, there is always a risk of defects, bugs and human errors during early production stages. Identifying and addressing these issues before the product is complete is critical. This

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