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Avoiding Headaches from Chinese New Year's Slowdown

Posted on November 02, 2018
by Paul Schwanbeck
As we all know, the Chinese New Year is quickly approaching. The preparation for the Spring Festival starts in late January with the celebration beginning February 5 th, 2019. Most of China’s..
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MFG Day Success

Posted on October 18, 2018
by Ian DeGraff
On October 4 th, 15th and 16
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New 10% & 25% Tariffs

Posted on October 18, 2018
by Ian DeGraff
*Update 12/3/18- the 25% tariff increase going into effect on January 1st, 2019  has been temporarily suspended for 90 days. The 10% tariff remains unchanged.*Trade tensions between China and..
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25% Tariff hits Electronic Components

Posted on July 26, 2018
by Ian DeGraff

25% Tariff on Chinese Electronic Components 

We wanted to thank you for being a loyal customer, and to keep you informed of political changes affecting the electronics manufacturing industry. As..

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Global Component Shortage (Part 2)

Posted on July 26, 2018
by Ian DeGraff

4 Ways to Avoid Slowdowns from the Shortages

1. List alternatives for each component on your Bill of Materials (BOM)

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