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A manufacturing exodus due to tariffs puts companies that rely on U.S. sales at a disadvantage

As tariff escalations continue, companies work to move their supply chains out of China. Unfortunately, the impact on innovation is already visible – and it’s unlikely to get better.

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The 7 Problems Manufacturers Will Need To Solve To Move Their Supply Chains Out Of China

With tariffs on the horizon, consumer electronics companies debate moving their supply chains out of China. From sourcing operators, to capital equipment costs, manufacturing companies face complex issues that may result in product release delays this holiday season.

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Made in China? Three trends driving electronics manufacturing in 2019

The very nature of manufacturing itself is shifting, driven by technology, changing attitudes, and U.S. tariffs on goods made in China.

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8 tipping points that will determine when the robots will arrive

We check in on the key elements that are driving automation in electronics manufacturing.

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8 tips to build great relationships with your factory in china

Here are 8 recommendations to foster strong and positive relationships with your factory in China.

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Going on a China factory “vacation”? Here’s how to make the most of it.

Most engineers traveling to factory builds get just one day a week to enjoy what China has to offer — here’s a curated list of ways to spend your next Sunday on the ground.

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Tariffs may kill more U.S. manufacturing jobs than they save. And it might be a good thing

Automation is happening, and it’s happening fast.

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Advice from the Field, Part 2: Factory Organization and Relationships

Brendan Green is Head of Advanced Manufacturing Operations at Instrumental. We asked him to share tips he’s learned from his experiences manufacturing physical products. This is Part 2 of 2.

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