This is the most metric-intensive portion of the supply chain process—one where we continuously measure quality levels, production output and productivity. Outsourced Manufacturing Considerations Manufacturers are increasingly relying on outsourced manufacturing as they struggle to keep manufacturing costs in check, shorten product cycles and stay competitive in their market. Outsourced manufacturing, done well, can help manufacturers save money on everything from facility costs, tooling, equipment purchases and maintenance, as well as staffing. Outsourced manufacturing can also allow for the expansion of core competencies and help protect companies from supply interruptions. As compelling as the savings are, sacrificing quality or lead times can end up costing manufacturers more money in the long term. You must ensure that the outsourced manufacturing vendor has the technical capabilities, capacity, facilities, and systems to provide the products according to your specifications and will provide the service you expect. You should assess the willingness and capability […]
The first step of the supply chain management process is to procure a quality source for manufacturing. The MES goal is simple: Provide the cost benefits of global contract manufacturing without the risks to our customers. Global Contract Manufacturing is a procurement strategy in which a company sources materials from countries with lower labor and production costs in order to cut operating expenses. Global contract manufacturing is not limited to just high labor content products anymore. Increasingly, companies are looking for Low Cost Country Sourcing suppliers to source sophisticated products requiring high capital (such as die casting machines, CNC machines or expensive casting lines, assembly lines, painting, powder coating and E-coating). Identifying qualified manufacturers who will fill manufacturing orders on time and on budget with low percentages of quality rejects is a critical component of the supply chain management process. While many companies look globally for ways to save money on production costs, it […]
We’re excited to announce our new office in Mexico: Batallón de San Patricio #109 Piso 11 Int. 1111 Valle Oriente, San Pedro Garza García 66260 Our Mexico office handles: Sales Sourcing Logistics Supply Chain Management Resources 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.
We are very proud to announce that MES earned the #3 rank in the Columbus Business First Fast 50 awards. This is the 18th Fast 50 awards class, and MES has been honored to be recognized for the third year in a row. The Fast 50 honors the fastest-growing privately held companies in Central Ohio. Companies are ranked for the Fast 50 based on their performance and growth using the three previous year’s financial information. Honorees’ financial results are verified by an independent accounting firm. MES wishes to extend our hearty congratulations to our fellow Fast 50 award winners! Read the Business First article about MES…
Supply Chain Management Excellence MES, Inc. has been included in the Columbus Business First 2013 Fast 50 list, recognizing the fastest-growing private companies in Central Ohio. The annual program recognizes companies that have the largest average annual revenue growth from the previous three years. This is the second year in a row for MES to be included on the Fast 50 list. A luncheon is scheduled Oct. 10 at the Hyatt Regency ballroom to recognize this year’s winners. Says, Hiten Shah, president of MES, “We benchmark ourselves against the Best-In-Class metrics for Supply Chain Management, regularly beating the Industry Average metrics. I believe that having continuous improvement processes in place to meet and exceed our customer’s expectations for quality, delivery and service has been directly responsible for our own growth as a company, and ultimately has led to the recognition we’ve received.” MES, Inc. is a full-service provider of global contract manufacturing […]