On September 23rd, President Trump initiated third set of tariffs which increased prices on almost $150 Billion worth of products in a variety of industrial sectors. There was also some military action in South China Sea which shows belligerent Chinese naval ships engaging in skirmishes with US vessels. These military actions as well as stubborn attitude by the leaders of both countries have made many executives uncomfortable with their existing supply chains. MES is continuing to receive numerous inquiries from its customers asking for solution to: 1] Avoid tariffs and costs 2] Develop temporary solutions to reduce or nullify tariff costs 3] Develop a longer-term supply chain strategy to offset impact from China based supply chains MES offers sourcing solutions from three countries to help its customers diversify supply chains away from China. These are: A] India MES has had a sourcing office in India since Oct’ 2010. It buys […]
Creating a culture of workplace safety begins with a well-trained workforce. Last week, MES safety training program took place in MES Metrics Mexico. Employees trained on-site to improve their safety consciousness and knowledge, to prevent incident happening and implement first aid measures. MES believes that real-world experience on how to make the workplace safer for everyone is the best way to protect and benefit employees. Every year, there are many similar training programs being held at different locations globally at MES. These programs include fire protection, safety materials handling and storage, personal protective training, CPR and first aid. MES global offices and warehouses also have related inspections at regular intervals to ensure environmental safety. MES believes that employees are a company’s greatest asset, and we want everyone works at MES has a healthy and safe working environment.
On March 3, 2017, MES President Hiten Shah was invited to speak at the Insight into India: Update on New Legal Developments + Business Opportunities event organized by Kegler Brown. Hiten shared the stage with Joe Soldano, Director of Business Development at Worthington Energy Innovations and global business attorney and Kegler Brown’s Asia-Pacific Team Leader, Vinita Bahri-Mehra. The objective of the event was to offer interested companies overview of the business landscape in India, the opportunities available for U.S. companies and answering questions about new developments in India. Hiten talked about the challenges MES encountered in establishing a multi-regional operation footprint in India. However, since MES does business across Asia, he talked about doing business in India in a comparative matter. He touched upon the evolution of the Rupee in the past decade and what it means for import/export, on the relevance of the Ease of Doing Business and corruption indicators and […]
MES is built on a culture of caring and giving. MES decided to change our donation philosophy this year by making our team members’ causes, our own. Following that, every associate picked 1-2 charities which company donated to. Following are some of charities who benefited: MyChildFund.org; National Church Residences Foundation; Church of Christ of the Apostolic Faith (Food Pantry); American Red Cross; Girl Scouts; Boys Scouts of America; Highpoint Evangelical Christian Church; Chloe Inc.; St. Matthew Catholic School, C/O Susan Malloy; Berwyn East Academy; National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI); Global Visionaries; Western Golf Association Evans Scholars Foundation; Gahanna Special Olympics and CHA Animal Shelter; NEHSA & Food Pantry; YMMCA; Hartley’s Hawgs Bass Fishing Club & Homegrown 4-Him 4-H Club of Delaware County; Autism Speaks; Community Shelter Board; Grove City Vineyards; Hospice Ohio; Akshayapatra; Vraj. etc. Thanks to all the team members for actively participating in their communities and causes.
Lewis Center, OH – November 22, 2016 — MES Inc. has been selected for the 2016 Lewis Center Small Business Excellence Award in the Professional Services classification by the Lewis Center Small Business Excellence Award Program. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2016 Lewis Center Small Business Excellence Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Lewis Center Small Business Excellence Award Program and data provided by third parties. About the Lewis Center Small Business Excellence Awards Program The Lewis Center Small Business Excellence Awards recognizes outstanding small businesses that serve the Lewis Center area. Each year, the Lewis Center Small Business Excellence Awards chooses only excellent local small businesses. The award focus on companies that have demonstrated their ability to use great marketing methods and excellent customer service to […]