by Cecile de Veyra & Vianie Li China’s EMS companies have long emphasized improving their services to meet specific requirements from customers in a fast turnaround time. This has been an ongoing endeavor for the past decade, which saw a stream of technology and machine upgrades that also included the adoption of industrial robots.
How companies are reviewing sourcing practices to combat disruptions and build resilience The COVID-19 pandemic exposed weaknesses in supply chains around the world, so a major rethink is underway. Lockdowns paralyzed production, suddenly cutting off access to critical materials and components. And when restrictions eased, there followed a massive reallocation of resources to deal with […]
Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) were already buzzwords in the technology and manufacturing spheres before the pandemic upended the global supply chain.
Upstream suppliers count on trends in 5G, electric vehicles, robotics and drones to revitalize demand and accelerate roadmapped projects. Uncertainties brought about by the pandemic have not dimmed the market prospects of China’s manufacturing sector for electronic components, say industry sources. Manufacturers are positive the electronics industry will pick up from where it left off […]
No longer for technicians and engineers, today’s electronics is open to anyone eager for experimental learning. Everyone, including those with no basic knowledge, can find introductory materials or simply plow through online tutorials that cover components, tools and how-tos for a wide variety of projects. Hobbyists and professionals looking for fresh ideas also benefit from […]