Sumitronics can solve these for you.

Need to reduce the cost of material.

Sumitronics, using our value engineering/value add processes, will provide optimum pricing solutions to address your material cost reduction requirements. Using our material sourcing options, Sumitronics will compare your current pricing to our global source pricing to provide you with the most cost efficient source. Sumitronics can also provide you with alternatives that may additionally save you material costs.

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Need to reduce manufacuring costs.

Sumitronics, evaluating your needs with our multiple factories, will propose our best factory solution for meeting both your production and market strategies. Each site's technical team will, thru value engineering and value add processes, develop and create the most efficient and cost effective manufacturing process thereby ensuring you the lowest cost and highest quality.

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Need to reduce our inventory. Need to introduce Just in Time (JIT) / Vendor Managed Inventory(VMI) process controls.

Sumitronics' material procurement system is based on JIT and VMI systems. Our product ordering system ensures we maintain the lowest level of inventory that meets your expected and potential upside production requirements. Our procurement processes ensure that as the product life cycle approaches the end of life, your inventory levels reduce to match your production forecast.

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Need to introduce production outsourcing or transfer production to another country.

Sumitronics will provide you a custom transition plan that has been optimized specifically for your material, production and logistics of your finished goods. This is for both the start of outsourcing or the need to transfer production throughout the world. Utilizing our vast supplier network for electronic components, mechanical assemblies, molded parts, etc. while supporting your need for global supply, Sumitronics and our parent, Sumitomo Corp., will help establish your production in Asia, North America or Europe.

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Need to implement production in multiple countries at the same time.

As your sales and marketing needs grow, so will your manufacturing requirements. Sumitronics, not only offering one stop operation at a single facility, we also provide this same custom service within our multiple manufacturing facilities throughout the world. With our global integrated manufacturing approach we can develop the most efficient and cost savings processes utilizing multiple facilities, limiting inventory and maximizing your logistics requirements thereby supporting your end customer's needs.

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Need to procure finished goods by low cost logistics which optimized tax merit of each country.

With our accumulated knowledge of domestic and bonded trade zones, foreign exchange, finance and accounting/taxation, Sumitronics can develop an optimized logistics process that will include cost savings and shortened lead times in support of your manufacturing strategy. We are experienced in RMB based trade and the use of Bonded trade zones in China.

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Need to include design/procurement of assembly and testing fixtures for our product.

Sumitronics has internal capabilities and external partners to design and manufacture Assembly, ICT (integrated circuit test) and FFT (final functional test) fixtures at each of our facilities. We can provide this service according to your product needs. This service allows for quick support and lower cost for our customers.

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Inconsistant pricing across my supply chain.

Sumitronics' material procurement processes allow us to assume the procurement operations from each of your current suppliers. Sumitronics can procure, stage and unify orders to ensure you obtain best pricing. Sumitronics long standing relationships with hundreds of suppliers and our financial stability and creditworthiness ensures we receive the best possible pricing.

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Suppliers continue to maintain excess inventory.

Sumitronics decreases your total inventory by planning and maintaining minimum material quantities that meet your production requirements. Our use of JIT/VMI processes with each supplier ensures a decrease in the financial burden placed on your supplier and reduce your total liability due to potential excess material.

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Suppliers have unsatisfactory on-time delivery performance.

Sumitronics procurement and logistics organizations will support and instruct each supplier on how to improve product on-time delivery performance and data management. Our organizations will start at the beginning of the suppliers operation and work with them through each process to improve their delivery performance.
If so desired by our customer, Sumitronics can suggest alternate Sumitronics approved suppliers that will meet your specific requirements.

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Suppliers have unsatisfactory product quality.

Sumitronics quality organization will support and instruct each supplier on how to improve product quality.
If needed, Sumitronics can suggest alternate Sumitronics approved suppliers that will meet your specific requirements.

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Need to make test production in Japan which shall be under mass production at overseas factory.

With Sumitronics shared global platforms, we can support testing and preproduction operations in Japan and facilitate a seamless transition of these Products to a factory/country of choice. We can also provide this in reverse.

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Need to setup meeting in Japan for mass production at overseas factory.

Sumitronics Japan can support/coordinate global conference meetings with all factories. This can be coordinated at your factory or at Sumitronics Japan facilities.

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Need to get support after production, not only mass production.

You can count on Sumitronics to provide full service through start up operations, full production and after-sales and service operations (including materials supply). We will support you and your product through its entire life cycle.

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Need to activate our own business route partially. Can we mix Sumitronics logistics and our own logistics?

You can contract with Sumitronics to handle your commercial distribution. Sumitronics also designs an efficient commercial distribution and logistics process that may save you time and money over your current distribution system.

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Though, we don't have overseas office or factory, we need to reduce production cost by manufacturing our goods at overseas factory. Can Sumitronics serve us Out- In/Out -Out?

Even if there is no overseas bases, Customer is the potential savings and overseas production by entrusted to Sumitronics. I will support you in Japan meeting. We will respond to your request OUT-IN/OUT-OUT, various.

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