PEKO Precision Products

Great Assembly Techniques for Low and Mid Volume Integration

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Mar 27, 2019 10:30:00 AM

Once production has begun, and is in full-effect, a great CM will have a team of experienced, competent and trained individuals to carry out the assembly and integration.  These trained professionals will be supported by their supervisors, tools and techniques, along with a manufacturing system that ensures the team's success.  For most programs, the technicians will be trained specifically for the product, while the tools and workstations will be optimized for optimum build quality and efficiency.  PEKO's team works tirelessly to use efficient and effective techniques for customers' assembly processes.

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Contract Assembly, NewProductIntroduction, Assembly

Why You Should Work with a Contract Manufacturing Company that Offers IP Protections

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Mar 13, 2019 11:15:00 AM

Giving another company the green light to manufacture your new technology is daunting.  Especially when sharing your company's sensitive information to a Contract Manufacturer that doesn't have the proper Intellectual Property regulations in place.  To save yourself from costly legal battles, and the fear of another company stealing your technology, make sure that you work with a Contract Manufacturer that is committed to IP protection.

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Defense, secure facility

How Much Design Engineering Do You Need From your Contract Manufacturer?

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Mar 4, 2019 12:38:34 PM

You've done it!  You've created a new technology that will disrupt its industry once it hits the market.  But there are a few minor setbacks: since you've just successfully pieced your technology together you know that you'll have to get in front of a Contract Manufacturer in order to make the hundreds, or even thousands, that you plan on hitting the market with.  But just how much design engineering will you need from your future CM once you find one?

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Manufacturing Capabilities, NewProductIntroduction

New Product Introduction (NPI) and Its Critical Impact in Contract Manufacturing

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Feb 12, 2019 3:12:29 PM

Companies begin seeking assistance in manufacturing once they've developed a new machinery or equipment product line with the newest industry leading technology.  The machinery itself is usually beautiful, functional and these companies expect the market demand to soar.  Within a short period of time said companies expect sales to surpass dozens or hundreds of units to an eager customer base domestically and internationally, but there is just one major problem: How will these companies produce their "next big thing?"

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Technology, Manufacturing Capabilities, NewProductIntroduction

Assessing the Current and Future Manufacturing Capacity

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Feb 5, 2019 12:20:29 PM

Many of the customers who have walked through our doors have one simple question in mind: "How will my project fit into the this company, and will they have enough resources to give my project the time that it needs?" The manufacturing capacity of an organization is the "make-it" or "break-it" of a company's ability to sustain and meet the aggressive deadlines within the manufacturing industry.  Having established robust and up-to-date practices ensure that products will make it to the end-user when agreed upon.  

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Contract Assembly, Manufacturing Capabilities, Purchasing

Company Culture: How Shared values Cultivate a great partnership between a CM and OEM

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Jan 25, 2019 1:36:54 PM

Your company just invented new technology that is going to disrupt its industry.  The only issue?  Figuring out how you're going to move forward with its manufacturing.  Thankfully, there's Contract Manufacturers available who are ready to take over the management of your project. 

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing

How Much Does Your Contract Manufacturer Know About Your Technology?

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Jan 16, 2019 1:45:00 PM

Any company can claim to have experience in design engineering, but if that company doesn’t have any experience on the manufacturing side of things, then there really is no hard evidence that your machine can even be manufactured.  Apart from manufacturing experience, how can you rest assured that a Contract Manufacturer will be able to execute your break-through technology?

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, ISO13485, low volume manufacturing, machinery manufacturing

4 Reasons Why Purchasers Love buying From Turnkey Contract Manufacturers

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Dec 20, 2018 12:32:49 PM

There's Benefits in Purchasing Higher Level Assemblies 

Purchasing managers and their counterparts have days filled with tedious activities which include supplier evaluations, plant visits, contract negotiation, Engineering fiascoes, all while maintaining database records.  The more suppliers and parts that a purchasing department is managing leads to a more cumbersome workload with endless tasks that need to be accomplished.

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Contract Assembly, Purchasing

New Industry Expertise: Communications

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Dec 13, 2018 1:10:39 PM

PEKO is proud to announce a new industry we've recently served on our website: The Communications Industry.  After proving to be an authority in the Communications Industry by executing the contract manufacturing for several projects within the industry, new details can be found on our website.  Whether it's 5G, RF, Radar, Satellite or IoT, our experience with innovative technologies can bolster any OEM looking to commercialize products in the Communications market. 

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Technology, communications

Full-Service Contract Manufacturing: What it Means and Why it Matters

Posted by Brianna Marchetti on Dec 7, 2018 3:41:47 PM

Do you have machinery or equipment that you need manufactured?  Or, maybe you have some major mechanical equipment that needs to be assembled.  Or maybe it’s just the beginning of a break-through idea that you have, but you need some more help with the engineering & design.  Perhaps you just can't justify building a full-functioning factory.  Whatever the reason may be, if you're looking to outsource, knowing where to turn to may be overwhelming.  We're here to help. 

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Contract Assembly, low volume manufacturing, Manufacturing Capabilities