As MES continues to grow as a company, we want to take a moment to thank our Ningbo team in China and our Wonderkids India team for their hard-work and dedication, and recognize their talent and their contribution to our company’s success. Their continued efforts are part of the reason we are able to deliver quality service to our customers. It’s not always easy to fly around the world, but we are always impressed by the work being done in our regional offices each time we visit! Our team in Ningbo, China is part of the reason we are able to maintain outstanding lead times for overseas manufacturing and sourcing. Here are some photos of the team in Ningbo from our recent visit: Wonderkids India is an online shopping portal for baby and children’s products with the goal to provide the best products at the best prices and in the best time possible. Here […]
At MES, we pride ourselves on our efficiency as a low-cost global sourcing and supply chain management company. In order to provide the best service and maintain our low lead-times, we conduct internal reviews and rate our performance on a 4-point scale. Our reviews are very stringent, and our team is committed to improving our operations in pursuit of a perfect 4.0 rating. Recently, MES was able to hit our goal of a perfect 4.0 rating for the first time! It took a team effort, a late night at the office, and some elbow-grease, but our team members were happy to take the extra steps needed to ensure this shipment would arrive on time. If an issue arises, we’re not afraid to roll up our sleeves and do some heavy lifting, even at our corporate headquarters, to ensure that our clients’ orders arrive on time! MES, Inc. is […]
Finding Reliable Contract Manufacturing Services A good contract manufacturing service provider, will provide a wide range of services: supplier identification, price negotiation, supply management, quality control management, logistics and shipment management, import/export management and more. Working with a contract manufacturing company can make it easier to manage the entire sourcing process from end-to-end–that is from finding a manufacturing supplier who has capabilities to manufacture your parts and can meet your quality and lead time specifications, right through having your goods delivered to your door. Sourcing service providers charge certain fees for managing purchase transactions, but there are many advantages to using a contract manufacturing provider as opposed to sourcing manufacturing on your own: Removing Language Barriers: Let’s face it, a language barrier can be the first and most difficult hurdle when trying to source manufacturing in foreign countries. Add misunderstandings that can arise from cultural differences, and the thought of sourcing […]
Shraddha from the Columbus, OH MES headquarters has just returned from an extended trip to India, and visited our new office in Pune while there. Our MES Pune, India office offers the following services: Sales Office Sourcing Quality Engineering Supply Chain Management Resources Warehousing MES, Inc. is a full-service provider of global contract manufacturing services. Our value to our customers is our ability to manage the entire Supply Chain Management process, from sourcing, manufacturing, export/import, logistics and warehousing solutions. We take great pride in our ability to reduce manufacturing and tooling costs and manufacturing lead times for our customers worldwide. Contact us today to find out more and to see how we can save you time and money on manufactured components and supply chain management.
The MES Overseas Manufacturing Lead Time Advantage: What are the standard lead times being quoted by your domestic die casting tooling supplier? MES has developed 45 die castings in 2013 alone with average lead time of 45 calendar days… Additionally, • Tooling cost savings of 40%-60% over domestic suppliers • Pre-tooling design reviews for DFM inputs (Design for Manufacturing), gate locations, vent locations, ejector pins • Mold Flow – $1000 (for most parts less than 4 Kg) – with sourcing letter of intent ($2000 for parts – over 5 Kg) • Weekly timelines • Chinese based office – 22 full time engineers and 2 sourcing managers • We work with 11 current die casting factories and have 6 more approved die casting factories in our quality system Case Study #1: Medical Equipment Housing, Door & Lens • Aluminum – A380 • Tooling Kickoff to Complete: 35 days • PPAP […]