10/04/2017

Case Study – CB50100

Name of part: CB50100 Industry application: Lamp base Commodity: Material: A380 Process: Die casting Weight of the part:  0.18kg Lead time to quote: 3 days   Tooling Size of tool:180*165*35 Weight of tool:6.4T Lead time for tooling: 45 Day Engineering issues (if any): Bent parts PPAP lead time: 25 days   Production Press used:420T Finishing: None Lead time to production: 10 […]
10/04/2017

Metrics Ningbo Volunteer Activitiy

To increase social responsibility, Metrics Ningbo has participate a volunteer activity in Ningbo Metro on April 5, 2017. We helped those who were not familiar with directions, exits, ticket as well as those with luggage and children. We are really pound to have all these enthusiastic colleagues and MES is becoming better because of you!
30/03/2017

The Uncertainty of NAFTA

MES Inc. decision to expand its operations in Mexico was related to our largest North American clients’ strategic approach to invest in the country. We have started shipments to Mexico in 2011 and by the winter of the same year we were already warehousing and serving our clients out of Monterrey.  We have been consolidating our presence in Mexico ever […]
30/03/2017

Case Study – Extrusions

APPLICATION LIGHTING HEAT SINK COUNTRY OF ORIGIN China, India FOB Tijuana, Mexico EAU 15,000 – 100,000 MATERIAL 6063-T6 ALUMINUM DIMENSIONS 4in, 5in WEIGHT 0.500kg, 1.077kg, 0.359kg TOOLING LEAD TIME 30 days APPLICATION AUTOMOTIVE CAGE COUNTRY OF ORIGIN China FOB Michigan EAU 40,000 MATERIAL 6063-T6 ALUMINUM FINISHING Coating WEIGHT 0.31kg TOOLING LEAD TIME 35 days
30/03/2017

Disrupting the Dominant Design in Distribution

Disrupting the Dominant Design in Distribution by Chris Caplice, Ph.D., Executive Director, MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, Silver Family Research Fellow, Sr. Lecturer. Presented at the Supply Chain Forum, Friday, October 21, 2016 by the Center for Operational Excellence, Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University   Caplice asserts that just as there is a dominant design for […]