Design For Manufacture (DFM): Detail Pays Dividends - Part One

Apr 23, 2018

Over the next couple of news articles, we are going to outline the key issues a Contract Electronics Manufacturer (CEM) may face when preparing your product for manufacture. We’ll detail how you, as a customer, can help in avoiding these issues and ensuring processes run as smoothly as possible by defining some best practice DFM tips. By ensuring that your design files contain all...

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Our Commitment to Quality - New AS9100D Certification

Mar 22, 2018

AS9100:2016/AS9100D is written by the International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG) to standardise quality management systems in the design and manufacture of products for the aviation, space and defence industries. The standard is a globally recognised certification and includes ISO 9001:2015 quality management system requirements with additional aviation, space, and defence...

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Day one of Southern Manufacturing!

Feb 6, 2018

Day one of Southern Manufacturing! Look out for the Corintech flag on stand E135 and come and say hello! On the stand today we have Pete, our Managing Director, Martin, our Custom Team Manager, and James, our Sales Manager, all willing and ready to share their electronics manufacturing knowledge with you. 

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Experienced CEM Procurement Teams Offer More Benefit than you Might Think

Feb 1, 2018

What makes a successful procurement team? Most probably a large scale global reach combined with a long list of reliable suppliers, an effective purchasing strategy and a strong customer-focused and driven team.

Procurement in the global electronics industry is an ever-changing challenge, with many obstacles and risks. Obtaining the right parts and components, in the right...

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5 Checklist Criteria when Qualifying your CEM

Jan 18, 2018

Why do so many OEMs get complacent with their contractors? Why are they so reluctant to shop around? And why does it often take catastrophic disappointment with an existing contractor before they take action?

1.    Procurement

A CEM’s procurement processes are vital. Does they approve all of their suppliers? Is their purchasing reach global?...

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