The EMS Skills Gap Epidemic

August 18, 2017 | Steve Williams, The Right Approach Consulting LLC

The manufacturing skills gap is real. Interviews with EMS industry executives across the country are united in their top concern for their businesses: finding new talent. Manufacturers can no longer afford to wait. It is time to educate and train the next generation of manufacturing.

6 Tips to Secure New Talent in Electronics Manufacturing

August 17, 2017 | Danielle Olivier, JJS Manufacturing

Closing the skills gap in engineering and electronics manufacturing is a topic that comes up for discussion time and time again. And many SMEs and large international companies within the industry have already taken positive steps to meet the demand for attracting and securing highly-skilled new talent.


EPTE Newsletter: Reborn Sharp Pushes Drastic Reforms

August 11, 2017 | Dominique Numakura, DKN Research

Hon Hai Precision Industry is the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer. Last week, the company announced plans to build a $10 billion LCD panel plant in Wisconsin. Hon Hai acquired Japanese electronics manufacturer...

Analyzing the Cost of Material in Today’s Global Economy, Part 3

August 7, 2017 | Tom Borkes, The Jefferson Project

Any increase in material cost based solely on an assembly operation's geographic location could, in itself, cause a condition that would not allow a turnkey electronic product assembler to successfully compete on the global...

The Role of Bismuth (Bi) in Electronics: A Prelude

August 4, 2017 | Dr. Jennie Hwang, H-Technologies Group

When it comes to considering applications in electronics and microelectronics industry, over last three decades, the industry has shied away from using bismuth (Bi), at least not in standard practices in mass production. However, an...

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