Comparing Domestic vs. Overseas Electronic Manufacturing

February 21, 2024

When looking for an electronic contract manufacturer to partner with for PCB assembly, cost will always be a consideration. Many overseas electronic contract manufacturers will attempt to highlight their lower costs as a primary advantage. In reality, while the initial quote may come in under domestic options, partnering with a domestic ECM will always save […]

Cost Estimation in Electronic Manufacturing: Factors to Consider

February 19, 2024

When you have finished the design and development of your new device and are ready to bring your product through the manufacturing process, you will likely start by meeting with several potential electronic contract manufacturers and obtain cost estimates for production. Understanding the factors that go into this estimated cost can help you accurately compare […]

How to Ensure Regulatory Compliance in Medical Device Manufacturing: Tips for Staying Compliant

February 14, 2024

Medical devices are heavily regulated – but for good reason. Patients expect their medical devices to be safe and effective. A medical device should never hurt them, but rather should improve their health. This is why medical devices need to be so highly regulated to ensure that they are in compliance. This provides the necessary […]

Reducing Time to Market: Strategies for Efficient Medical Device Manufacturing

January 23, 2024

Bringing a medical device to market can take years. Medical devices are highly regulated, and require a level of scrutiny that is appropriate for their use. When manufacturing medical devices, the stakes are high. Not only is it important that the medical device perform as expected for effectiveness, the device must not cause any harm […]

2024 Medical Device Manufacturing Trends

December 14, 2023

The medical device field is changing rapidly. While some of the changes are still a result of the impact of the pandemic on manufacturing, such as supply chain constraints, component shortages, and the fallout as a result of those issues, some trends are caused by advances in innovation and meeting the needs of medical professionals […]

Why Choose a Domestic Electronic Manufacturing Partner for Your Medical Device Needs

December 11, 2023

When you are looking for an electronic contract manufacturing partner for your medical device manufacturing needs, you have many options. Some medical device designers choose to look overseas for their manufacturing partner, but in the medical device industry, this is rarely a good idea. While an overseas ECM may attempt to woo you with lower […]

Ensuring Compliance in Medical Device Manufacturing: Tips and Best Practices

September 29, 2023

The medical device industry is highly regulated. The safety and functionality of medical devices is critical to those who need to use them. The responsibility to ensure patient safety when using a medical device lies with the medical device manufacturer. However, as in many highly regulated industries, deciphering the requirements can be challenging. To ensure […]

Common Challenges in Printed Circuit Board Assembly and How to Overcome Them

September 27, 2023

There are several common challenges that impact all PCB assembly. Some challenges are merely annoyances, while others can significantly impact performance. To overcome or avoid these challenges, partner with a quality ECM who can assist with the design process and address potential issues before they become problems.

The Importance of Providing Detailed Information for Accurate Printed Circuit Board Quotes

July 24, 2023

When outsourcing the production of your printed circuit board (PCB) to an electronic contract manufacturer, receiving a fast and accurate quote upfront is important for your bottom line. However, both the manufacturer and the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) face risks when it comes to quoting. A quote that is too high may scare away the […]

Capabilities Important to Successful Medical Device Manufacturing

April 13, 2023

Medical devices are challenging and complex to produce. The combination of regulatory requirements and critical life-saving components make the development expensive and technically difficult. A domestic turnkey medical device manufacturer with experience, certifications, and advanced capabilities is your best ally to address common pain points in medical device manufacturing from supply chain issues to faulty […]