Contract manufacturers have a unique challenge: we are expected to provide a fixed fee bid on building a product, even though we might not have any prior experience with building it.
It’s possible that the price you charge turns out to be favorable, and the product is very simple to build. But.
The best place to start when discussing ways to improve your cost model is establishing a definition of what is a cost model in the context of the EMS industry. A Dictionary definition of a cost model is that "a cost model is a mathematical algorithm or equation for estimating costs of a.
At CalcuQuote, we have worked with more than 100 Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) companies across North America and Europe to improve their RFQ process. We like to say that we've see it all. Well, maybe not all, but enough to learn a thing or two.
Dallas, TX - CalcuQuote, a comprehensive Request For Quotation (RFQ) Management System designed for the Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) industry is partnering with Austin-based Venkel Ltd., a supplier of printed circuit board components, specializing in Surface Mount Components, to provide.
Dallas, TX – CalcuQuote, a software company serving the Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) industry, announces today their partnership with Sager Electronics to automate the bill of material (BOM) costing process.
One of our greatest strengths as a company is our ability to delight customers. On a daily basis, customers go out of their way to pay us a compliment on how pleasantly surprised they are by our customer service. Here's a peek at the strategy which has enabled our customer support success.
For November's episode of "Scratching the Surface Mount" webinar series, CalcuQuote President, Chintan Sutaria, goes through how Excel formulas and other functions (i.e., substitution formula, vlookup, copy/paste, sorts/filters, etc.) can be used to clean up the formatting of a messy BOM.
In this presentation of "Scratching the Surface Mount" webinar series, Chintan Sutaria reviews 5 methods of Labor Estimation used by the Electronics Contract Manufacturing industry and provides an introductory explanation for utilizing a learning curve for efficiency calculations.