Master Electronics Offers OEMs Tariff Relief

Electronics OEMs are scrambling to gauge the impact of U.S. tariffs on more than 800 categories of Chinese goods—including electronics. Component manufacturers and their distributors plan to pass costs as high as 25% on to customers. Distributor Master Electronics is trying something different: Master has dubbed itself a self-described tariff free zone.  The Office of…

The Perils of Poor Accounting Information

Managers often utilize information provided by their organizations’ accountants when making decisions. Yet frequently, this information is of poor quality or inappropriate to the decision being made. This can result in lost profits or, in the extreme, the failure of the organization. Tremendous changes have taken place in the business environment during the past fifty…