To outsource or not? Are you sitting on the fence?

JJS Manufacturing InsightsWe all have reservations about relinquishing something that we have built and nurtured from a mere idea to a fully fledged entity. I mean, we put blood, sweat, and tears into it, not to mention time, money and sleepless nights. But what if handing over responsibility for your manufacturing to somebody else meant you had more time, money and less sleepless nights, but still the same quality, successful product at the end of the process?

Outsourcing can often provide original equipment manufacturers, a solution that encompasses these positives, whilst relinquishing the hardships and stresses that in-house manufacturing is attributed to. However, we understand that it is not a decision to be made lightly.

This blog post by Stephanie Weaver highlights some of the ways in which partnering with a contract electronic manufacturer may be able to enhance your current manufacturing process and leave you with the time and resources to focus on what really drives your business forward.

From time to time, we all need a little bit of help. As a business owner, though, you may tend to pride yourself on your independence, and have a strong desire to keep all of your processes in-house. But what if soliciting design, assembly, testing, and fulfillment services could actually help you to grow your company an enable to you bring in more cash? That would probably grab your interest, and it has, indeed, peaked the curiosity of other small to midsize electronics businesses. A growing number of companies are turning to contract manufacturing services in order to improve their own business models. Could this be a viable solution for your needs? If you're on the fence, take a look at 6 of the many ways in which a contract manufacturer could help to improve the development of your electronics.

Written by Jessica Plank

Based in Switzerland, Jessica holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and has day-to-day responsibility for strategic marketing tactics including blog management, social media marketing, e-mail marketing, and European event management. Jessica’s dedication to maintaining a strong online presence has significantly contributed to the success of ESCATEC's marketing initiatives since she joined the team in 2021.