IPC Releases Study on Quality Benchmarks for EMS

Electronics manufacturing services providers from across the globe assembled 172,356 PCBs on average during 2012, according to IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries. In its latest report on quality benchmarks for the EMS industry, the IPC also reported the median number of components placed by EMS companies was 22,536,199. The IPC Study of Quality Benchmarks for…

Celestica Recognizes Outstanding Suppliers

TORONTO, June 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced the winners of its 2012 Total Cost of Ownership (TCOOTM) Supplier Awards. The awards honor suppliers who provide the best TCOO performance to Celestica and its customers by demonstrating excellence in…

Supply Chain Targets Reverse Logistics

As the electronics industry increases its commitment to the environment, businesses are looking for cradle-to-grave management of electronics products. The after-market handling of products – repair, return, disposal and recycling – has largely been left to a highly fragmented set of companies that may or may not be familiar with the electronics supply chain. In…

TTI Launches Enhanced Lead Time Tool

TTI, Inc., global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components has introduced a newly enhanced Lead Time Trend tool to TTI Americas and TTI Europe. The Lead Time Trends section allows customers to view manufacturer lead-time information based on a product family and/or specific product type. A rolling timeframe of data ensures that each…