MES President, Hiten Shah, was honored to be invited to join OSU Fisher College CIBER Advisory Council. He participated in CIBER meeting at OSU on Friday – 1/22/16. Group reviewed main charters of CIBER and ideas which OSU can use to further the cause of CIBER. CIBER’s mission is: 1] Being a National Resource for Teaching Improved IB (International Business Techniques) 2] Providing Instruction in Critical Foreign Languages and Culture 3] Providing Research / Training in Global Aspects of Trade and Commerce 4] Providing Training to Students in which Center is Located 5] Serving as Regional Resource for Global Business 6] Serving Other Faculty, Students, and Institutions of Higher Education in the Region OSU Fisher College Dean Anil Makhija, Director Kurtis Roush and other team members were in attendance with members from service providers and business community. Team discussed some actionable ideas to further each of the missions above.
MES is proud to announce that MES featured in this month’s issue of Manufacturing Today. President and CEO, Hiten Shah, talks about the challenges of global sourcing and supply chain management, the importance of the emerging markets, the bid on Mexico and sustainable growth. Read the full article http://www.manufacturing-today.com/index.php/sections/profiles1/1597-marketing-and-engineering-solutions-inc
MES is proud to announce today that it has been named to the Top of the list: Biggest minority- Owned Businesses. – See more at: http://www.bizjournals.com/columbus/blog/2015/12/top-of-the-list-biggest-minority-owned-businesses.html?ana=e_du_pub&s=article_du&ed=2015-12-17&u=iAKD7au%2BbYzslbxbIBxkGy%2FoeNR&t=1450389522#g5 MES ranked No. 4 minority-owned business in Central Ohio serves customers all over the country and the world. MES helps develop custom engineered solutions by leveraging global manufacturing resources and implementing comprehensive supply chain solutions. We do this by following five distinct steps including finding and auditing suppliers, developing their quality systems, consolidating shipments at various ports, performing domestic value added operations and warehousing near customers and shipping on Just-In-Time basis
MES, Inc., as a full-service provider of global manufacturing and supply chain management, focused on expanding academic research and providing more opportunity to students. Two groups of students from Miami University worked on projects for MES and presented their findings on Wednesday, Dec. 2nd. The first project was an in-depth dive into the die casting market in Mexico. Students were challenged to analyze the current die casting market trends in that region compared to other global regions; including production, raw material costs, and growth in various industries. The students did a fantastic job in taking MES supplier requirements and applying that during their supplier search. They were able to find several quality suppliers, ranking them in tiers by their location and their capabilities as they apply to the MES business model. The second project was to research and enhance MES’s current packaging and labeling requirements. The students were asked to review the […]
MES is proud to announce the launch this month of our first White Paper, called “China vs. India. A Sourcing Experience”. The White Paper Series is meant to share with our stakeholders some of the lessons learned and pain points from our vast global sourcing and supply chain management experience. “China vs. India. A Sourcing Experience” answers some of the questions from our clients who have difficulties in modelling their global sourcing strategies, and deals with the tradeoffs they have to make in terms of price, quality and lead times. The slowdown of the Chinese economy and the critiques of India’s inefficiencies are deterring companies from pursuing sourcing in China and India. Our analysis comes to show that the two Asian countries remain, for the medium term, the manufacturing engine of the world economy and the best solution for most of our clients’ needs. MES plans to roll out a […]