Category Archives: Company And Partners

At MEC’s Canby, Oregon electronics contract manufacturing facility, teams are using the Company’s newly installed Epicor Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software to drive continuous improvement (CI) in their PCB assembly operations. Read More

MEC’s Singapore IPO (International Purchasing Office) has added supplier audit capability in Taiwan, according to Jered Stoehr, MEC’s Director of Asia Business Development.  “We’ve hired Matt Nelson, who is based in Taiwan, Read More

It’s already that time of year again, and now that the holiday season is approaching, the process of shipping goods from China to the rest of the world starts to become an increasing challenge. Read More

Our newly implemented Epicor information system is already starting to show its value. For the first time in the history of Milwaukee Electronics, we can measure a range of delivery and production metrics anytime of the month, Read More

These days, as society expands the pressures we experience from every side, increasingly our time, family obligations, personal needs, and individual commitments require us to do more with less. The modern-day business world operates in the same way. Read More

Upgrading to the Epicor Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system begins a new phase of discovery for everyone at MEC. Up to this point, as manufacturing teams for each of MEC’s facilities completed the initial implementation, Read More

All three of MEC’s electronics manufacturing locations have implemented the new Epicor Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) operating system as of July 1st. “Switching over to a new management-level information system is always a complicated process. As we continue to learn from our previous experience making these types of upgrades, each subsequent implementation goes smoother as we incorporate the lessons previously learned. Read More

Implementing new changes, while also accurately measuring the results they bring is a key component of successfully making improvements. In recent years, each of our plants conducted many kaizen improvement projects, Read More