Ensuring Components Meet Your Needs
Ken Bradley 5/31/2013 (3) comments
In the supply chain hierarchy of needs, certification assurance indicates the supplier’s product will meet regulatory standards, perform as expected, and be available when you need it.
Registered & Screwed
Ken Bradley 11/8/2012 (7) comments
Many OEMs are unknowingly caught in a registration system that has long-term consequences on materials cost.
An Inevitable Clash
Ken Bradley 10/13/2011 (7) comments
The current economic system has expectations that cannot be met by managers, pitting employers against employees and shareholders.
Savings in Your Backyard
Ken Bradley 10/10/2011 (2) comments
Electronics equipment makers can easily squeeze out savings from operations by cleaning up their databases and eliminating duplications.
The Art of Pricing
Ken Bradley 2/3/2011 (10) comments
Pricing is an art, and many companies, large and small, have learned the craft – but, unfortunately, many haven’t
Trust but Verify
Ken Bradley 1/13/2011 (11) comments
Many procurement and supply chain executives are underserving their companies by not verifying component pricing and manufacturing costs
Values Up or Prices Down
Ken Bradley 12/2/2010 (6) comments
Component suppliers must add value to their products, or aggressive buyers will drive down prices they are willing to pay for such parts
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