How Electronics Companies Can Increase Supply Chain Agility

Loftware

Ever since Gordon Moore predicted the doubling of the components on an integrated circuit every two years, the demand for electronic components expanded with their growth in performance and reduction in size. Electronics Manufacturing Labeling Standardization Labeling Trends Barcode Labeling

The 3 ways serial tracking saves the electronics industry money

Unleashed

For the electronics industry in particular serial tracking is crucial: with small expensive parts, and after-sales service often critical (and time-consuming), it’s important that you know exactly what components you – and your customers, have on hand.

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The UK Electronics Manufacturing Recovery: 2021 Revenue Up 30%

Unleashed

UK electronics manufacturers have seen a sales revenue lift of 30% in 2021 vs 2020, outpacing the average performance of manufacturers of 24%, according to data from a soon-to-be released Unleashed State of Manufacturing report. Business Tips eCommerce electronics manufacturing

Supply Chain Challenges on the Electronics and Manufacturing Industry

Kendall Paradise

What You Need to Know About Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs)!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Electronic logging devices article and permission to publish here provided by Bailey Merton. In this article, the focus is on Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) and how they benefit fleet agencies to improve transportation management. The acronym ELD stands for electronic logging device.

Supply chain pain points: Consumer electronics

Kinaxis

by Alexa Cheater 4 problems facing consumer electronics and what to do about them. First up is consumer electronics. Consumer electronics supply chain pain points. As mergers and acquisitions often play a vital role in company expansion in the consumer electronics industry, it’s also likely you’re looking at a host of disparate enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems – and as most people who’ve worked in supply chain will agree, they don’t typically play well together.

How electronics manufacturers can use ERP to address industry challenges

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

The electronics industry has experienced dramatic changes on the customer and supplier side in the last 18 months – from sudden purchasing changes by customers to shortages of parts and components from suppliers. Benefits of an ERP system for electronics manufacturers.

Shifting Electronics Priorities Call for Supply Chain Adjustments

Loftware

New components are defining electronics demand. The electronics market has spent the past few decades as a valuable and essential field, producing and delivering the parts that have kept other industries growing. Despite the constant demand, however, life hasn't been easy for electronics manufacturers. Shifting Tides of Demand The next few years of electronics components demand will necessarily be different from those that have gone before.

Computer electronics thefts may spike in California as holiday approaches

The Supply Chain Journal

Incidents of computer electronics theft in California soared 443% between September 2020 and this month, compared with the same 2019-2020 period, CargoNet said. High-value electronics have always been a prime target.

Live Webinar: Reducing the Risk of Electronics Counterfeiting

Loftware

Electronics counterfeiting continues to be a hot-button issue as manufacturers lose $160B+ annually in revenue. Even more concerning is the significant health and safety hazard facing consumers who unknowingly purchase counterfeit electronic components. Electronics Counterfeiting Supply Chain LabelingIn a recent test of 400 counterfeit iPhone adapters conducted by UL (Underwriters Laboratories), an independent safety science company, 99% failed a basic electric strength test.

[Video] Complex Barcodes For A Globalized Market in Electronics

Loftware

Successful electronics companies look all over the world to source their production at the lowest possible cost. Electronics VideoBut they also work to maintain efficient supply chains so they can quickly expand sales efforts in new markets. Their labeling efforts need to keep up.

Hi-Tech: The Future of Consumer Electronics Supply Chains (Furniture)

LeanCor

We all know the joke: "I just bought the brand new [insert electronic device here] and it’s already obsolete!" supply chain insights consumer electronicsProduct life cycles are shortening, consumers are the most educated they’ve ever been, and their expectations are continually increasing. My colleagues in supply chain are scrambling to evolve their supply chains to accommodate the challenges.

Electronic Logging Devices: Are You Prepared?

NFI Industries

Electronic Logging Devices: Are You Prepared? In February 2016, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced the implementation of mandatory electronic logging devices (ELDs) to track a driver’s hours of service (HOS). Technology continues to shape the way the supply chain evolves and transportation is no exception to this trend.

Hi-Tech: The Future of Consumer Electronics Supply Chains

LeanCor

We all know the joke: "I just bought the brand new [insert electronic device here] and it’s already obsolete!" supply chain insights consumer electronicsProduct life cycles are shortening, consumers are the most educated they’ve ever been, and their expectations are continually increasing. My colleagues in supply chain are scrambling to evolve their supply chains to accommodate the challenges.

Attribute Based Planning for the Consumer Electronics Industry

Logility

The sheer number of options available in consumer electronics products can be overwhelming as many in the United States likely experience every holiday and especially during the Thanksgiving holiday as they compared Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. White Paper: Winning the Inventory Battle in Consumer Electronics

Revolutionizing Samsung Electronics' Tooling Supply Chain and Management through eMoldino

Supply Chain Brain

Learn how enhanced visibility and predictive analysis help secure a leaner supply chain

Don’t Lose Your Balance on Electronic Recycling

Talking Logistics

Dismantling an electronic device can be complex and costly. The valuable recoveries in electronic waste are usually gold in connectors and circuit boards, copper used in heat sinks and power supplies, aluminum used in frames, chassis and cases. The hazardous materials in electronic waste are usually Lithium used in batteries, mercury used in backlight displays or lead used in soldering.

Four Ways Electronic Bills of Lading Benefit the Supply Chain

Supply Chain Brain

While physical paperwork has long been the go-to form of communication within the supply-chain industry, electronic bills of lading are expected to become the standard moving forward

Cutting Supply Chain Costs through B2B Electronic Integration

Descartes

B2B electronic integration has been around for over decades now. They are also able to see improvement in their electronic connectivity capabilities. The post Cutting Supply Chain Costs through B2B Electronic Integration appeared first on Appterra. Some industries implement them, while others don’t. Organizations that invest in technology integration find it easier to do business with cloud-based managed services.

Electronic Data Interchange and its 4 Important Qualities

Descartes

Electronic Data Interchange migrates data points to their assigned ERP slots and business accounting systems, resulting to continuous data flow across omni-channels. The Electronic Data Interchange system is easy to operate and manage. Supporting the overall Electronic Data Interchange solution requires a broad range of expertise. Not only will the Electronic Data Interchange pay for itself; it will also create efficiency and support growth many times over. .

EDI Solutions Save You from Electronic Data Interchange Nightmares

Descartes

Ideally, Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) powers networks by connecting trading partners with distribution channels. The post EDI Solutions Save You from Electronic Data Interchange Nightmares appeared first on Appterra. Data points migrate to their assigned plots in business accounting and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems all the time. Supply chain data flows continuously and predictably across omni-channels, too. However, supply chains are far from ideal.

4 Steps to Quickly Deploy an Electronic Kanban System

Industry Star

The post 4 Steps to Quickly Deploy an Electronic Kanban System appeared first on IndustryStar Solutions.

Consumer Electronics Top 10 Questions: Supply Chain Leadership.

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Supply Chain Planning for Electronics

Demand Solutions

Supply chain planning is becoming more important than ever within the electronics industry. With proper planning, it becomes possible to enhance the profitability within the electronics sector from the ground up. How Can Supply Chain Planning Aid in the Electronics Sector? The proper type of electronic supply chain management and planning facilitates better communication from end to end of the supply chain.

Supply Chain Planning for Electronics

Demand Solutions

Supply chain planning is becoming more important than ever within the electronics industry. With proper planning, it becomes possible to enhance the profitability within the electronics sector from the ground up. How Can Supply Chain Planning Aid in the Electronics Sector? The proper type of electronic supply chain management and planning facilitates better communication from end to end of the supply chain.

Government’s Big Move to Electronic Marketplaces

NC State SCRC

I was recently involved in a research discussion with Chris Yukins of George WAshington University’s Law School’s Government Procurement Program, and Thomas Kull from Arizona State University, exploring the impact of the rise of electronic marketplaces in government procurement.

How Can Electronic Payment Improve the Supply Chain Process?

Industry Star

Learn which electronic payment methods could help your company improve internal efficiencies and financial statement reliability while avoiding additional costs. The post How Can Electronic Payment Improve the Supply Chain Process? Technology ACH Blockchain eCommerce EIPP Electronic Payment Procurement Supply ChainEvery organization manages payments with suppliers, lenders, logistics providers, etc.

Electronic Data Interchange or EDI in Transportation: Breaking Down What it is and How It Works

GlobalTranz

Today begins our series about electronic data interchange or EDI in transportation. What is Electronic Data Interchange? First we must understand and get on the same page of what is Electronic Data Interchange, or EDI, as it is not only used in the transportation industry. According to Wikipedia and EDI Basics , Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) is the computer-to-computer exchange of business documents in a standard electronic format between business partners.

Reimagining the Electronics Supply Chain in the Era of Intelligent Automation

Supply Chain Brain

Whether you are manufacturing capacitors or circuit boards, a digital supply chain is essential to keeping the shelves stocked for your customers

New Q&A: Why Barcode Labeling Matters in Electronics

Loftware

How can you leverage innovations in enterprise barcode labeling to help your electronics company succeed in a highly competitive global marketplace? Are you overlooking an area where you can reduce supply chain costs—upwards of millions of dollars—and realize a solution packback in as little as 12 months? Counterfeiting RoHS

Electronic Data Interchange: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

Tecsys

Although electronic data interchange (EDI) has been around since the early 1970s, many businesses are taking a fresh look at how this powerful commerce platform can affect their cash conversion cycle. The post Electronic Data Interchange: The Gift That Keeps on Giving appeared first on Tecsys. Platform Posts Supply Chain Cash conversion cycle EDI in supply chain EDI service providers EDI strategy Electronic data interchange Modern supply chain

Survey: How to benefit from electronic invoicing

SupplyOn

A scientific survey details the positive effects of electronic invoicing for the invoice’s issuer and the recipient Despite all the buzz over catchwords like Industry 4.0, automation and digital transformation, when it comes to invoicing, we still live in a mainly analogue, non-electronic, non-automated world. Formats that cannot (or hardly) be processed electronically. Furthermore, the longer one uses electronic invoicing, the greater its impact on savings.

Electronic recordkeeping: Are you falling behind?

The Supply Chain Journal

In some cases, a carrier may only have 48 hours to transmit an electronic record to FMCSA auditors upon request. Switching to electronic records alleviates much of the burden of compliance. Benefits of electronic records.

Enhancing Inventory Visibility for the Electrical and Electronics Manufacturing Industry

RFgen

Companies in the electrical and electronics manufacturing industry need to replace unsustainable manual processes to stay competitive in today’s climate. This advancement will be supported by the electrical and electronics manufacturing industry. Overview.

SaaS TMS from an Electronics Manufacturer?

Supply Chain Collaborator

The Wall Street Journal reports electronics makers like Jabil Circuit Inc., a key supplier of components to Apple, and Flextronics International are among a recent spate of electronics manufacturers entering the supply chain software business. After all, electronics manufacturers are well-acquainted with managing complex supply chains in their operations. The post SaaS TMS from an Electronics Manufacturer?