kitting process

What Is Kitting?

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The Definition of Kitting The kitting process takes multiple products with various SKUs and combines them into a single package, creating a new SKU for that completed kit before shipping. The Kitting Procedure The Kitting process is completed in a few steps. Receive an order for multiple products. If a customer orders multiple components, they […]

Contract Assembly in Manufacturing

What is Contract Assembly in Manufacturing?

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What is Manufacturing?  Manufacturing encompasses the process of turning raw materials into a finished product, with broad capabilities providing products to nearly every industry.  Consumer products cover a wide range of items from razors, to tools, household items and more.  Some companies manufacture consumer electronics such as smartphones, tablets and  computers, while large original equipment […]

How Kitting In Manufacturing Increases the Bottom Line

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Kitting and assembly improves operational efficiencies, reducing bottlenecks, wasted time and space to improve productivity and profitability for manufacturers or order fulfillment companies.  Kitting in manufacturing entails assembling various products and components together into one unit for ease in further assembly or to develop a final product for sale. Peoria Production Shop has vast experience […]

How to Choose the Best Kitting Company To Meet Your Needs

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Most manufacturers and companies recognize the value in outsourcing  kitting operations, freeing up their own space and focusing on their core operations rather than secondary kitting or assembly work that can be done more efficiently at an assembly house. It is important to understand what businesses should look for when finding the kitting company that […]

Meet Jessica Rosenbaum

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– Employee Highlight At three months old, Jessica Rosenbohm began to have a seizure disorder which caused some brain damage and developmental delays. In 1980, at eleven months old, her doctor, Robert Hart, introduced Jessica and her family to Easter Seals. The non-profit organization has served as an indispensable resource for individuals with disabilities and […]

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Why Subcontract Your Electronics Assembly?

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Electronic manufacturing services (EMS) or electronic contract manufacturing services (EMS) are the services offered by companies that manufacture, test, distribute and provide repair services.  These are companies specifically contracted to manufacture electronics and electronic components for the electronic industry. Many companies have moved towards outsourcing manufacturing and electronic assembly to cut costs and downsize. EMS […]

contract assembly definition

What is contract assembly?

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Contract assembly is an approach in which a firm hires an outside manufacturer to produce components or final products based on the original manufacturer’s design. Assembly contracts operate differently than typical manufacturers. Contract manufacturing combines semi-finished products to produce a final good or product. What industries utilize contract assembly?  Electronics The electronics industry uses private […]

Contract Assembly House for the Automotive Industry

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With over 1 billion drivers in the world, the automotive industry is constantly creating new products to keep up with the ever growing demand for vehicles. The high demand to keep up with competitors requires automakers to outsource products requiring assembled components to specific contract assembly house companies.  How Does a Contract Assembly House Work […]

Multi-Step Contract Assembly Quality Control

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As a third party registered to ISO9001:2015, Peoria Production Shop carefully inspects and ensures quality for their manufacturing clients. Contract assembly with multiple components requires the need for accurate material tracking and consistent quality control. There is a good chance that manufacturers will experience challenges when fulfilling custom orders such as precision design requirements, the […]