The MES team has been growing by leaps and bounds and now includes close to 50 members worldwide. With offices or personnel in the US, Mexico, India, China, Vietnam and Australia, we are truly a global company! We recently snapped some photos from our Mexico office, and thought you’d enjoy seeing the view our Mexico team enjoys. 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.
Our China Manufacturing Sourcing Team is Growing! MES is happy to announce that we continue to grow and enlarge both our operations and our personnel worldwide! We recently opened our China office to improve our ability to serve our customers. We continue to add staff to better monitor manufacturing production for our customers, as well as improve quality and service. MES president, Hiten Shah, says, “We believe that it is critical to have a presence in the countries we source manufacturing from. There really is no substitute for people on the ground to monitor production schedules and the quality of the products produced. It gives us better communications and relationships with our suppliers, and gets them invested in our goals to provide the best service and quality possible for our customers manufacturing needs. Having local personnel ensures that we stay on top the entire manufacturing process, which extends not only […]
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 […]
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 […]