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2018

CalcuQuote Adds Venkel Ltd. to EMS Quoting Platform

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.

EMS, PCBA, Quoting, APIs, Purchasing, Supply Chain, press release, partner, announcement, Venkel, partnership

CalcuQuote Partners with Aegis Software

Dallas, TX - CalcuQuote, a comprehensive Request For Quotation (RFQ) Management System designed for the Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) industry and Aegis Software, a global provider of Manufacturing Execution Software (MES), have partnered to provide an integrated solution. This.

PCBA, press release, product development, partner, Lean, Lean Services, announcement, Aegis

Lean Data - Applying Lean Manufacturing to Services Processes and Data Flow

In February's webinar presentation of "Scratching the Surface Mount," CalcuQuote President, Chintan Sutaria, discusses how Lean can apply to Services processes. 

Webinar, PCBA, Process Improvement, PCB Assembly, Lean, Lean Manufacturing, Lean Services, Kaizen, 5S

2017

4 Ways CMs Address a Messy Bill of Material

It happens to Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) companies all the time. A new customer you've chased for a year finally gives you the chance to bid on a job, but the documents they send you with the request for quote (RFQ) look like a flashback from the 1980’s

EMS, PCBA, BOM, Bill of Material, Scrubbing

2016

5 Reasons for Why EMS Companies Need to Stop Using Excel for Quoting

We meet EMS companies every day who tell us about the creative ways they've used Excel to organize their business processes. One of the most common ways that EMS companies currently do labor calculations is "through a spreadsheet that has evolved over many, many years."

Labor, Excel, xls, Model, EMS, PCBA, RFQ, Quote, BOM