Category Archives: Electronics Manufacturing

Electronics Manufacturing Outsourcing Dilemma

August 08, 2018, hardwarebee

Many companies are facing the same dilemma, outsourcing the electronics manufacturing to a 3rd party or should they run it internally by in-house teams. There are many electronics manufacturing services (EMS) companies with various domain experience, so why not let them look after the product manufacturing? After all, Apple (and

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Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) – an Introduction

August 05, 2018, hardwarebee

Electronic manufacturing services (EMS) provide design, assemble, produce, and test electronic products.
Electronic manufacturing services companies provide a range of services, including design, assembly, and testing and may be contracted at various points in the project phase.  Some EMS companies require only a product specification to start a new project.

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Foxconn buys Belkin and Linksys for $866 million

March 27, 2018, hardwarebee

 TAIPEI and LOS ANGELES – March 26, 2018 – Foxconn Interconnect Technology Limited (FIT) (HKG: 6088), a subsidiary of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., and Belkin International, Inc. (Belkin®, Linksys®, Wemo®, Phyn® brands) jointly announced today the signing of a definitive agreement under which FIT agreed to acquire

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Introduction to Electronics Manufacturing Services

February 15, 2018, hardwarebee

Companies that design, build, test, distribute, and repair products of electronic nature are called Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS). This term also includes companies that build or assemble electronic products. Typically, you’ll find EMS as part of a supply chain of consumer electronics in many different gadgets — most of the

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3 Types of Electronics Manufacturing Companies to Hire

January 30, 2018, hardwarebee


If you have designed an electronic product that requires Electronics Manufacturing Services to build and test the final product, you should ensure the business you hire is a good fit to your product requirements and also to your company’s business model. Considering all the options in finding the

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The Top 25 Electronics Manufacturing Service Providers Ranking in Europe 2016

January 12, 2018, hardwarebee

Reed Electronics Research’s annual ranking of the leading Electronics Manufacturing Service  in Europe was again dominated by the leading Group 1 Global Electronics Manufacturing Service providers with the Top 3 – Foxconn, Flex and Jabil – accounting for 44% of the EUR 28.1 billion European EMS market in 2016.
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