APS Plastics & Manufacturing Blog

Checklist of Items Needed to Quote a Part

When it comes to reducing lead times, transparency and open communication are the keys to success. It’s important to identify all of your needs upfront to your vendor/supplier for the fastest and best results.

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Houston, I love you.

A piece by our CEO, Mush Khan

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Meet APS' New Senior Planner

APS Plastics & Manufacturing welcomes to the team: Amber Richardson as our newest Senior Planner.

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Checklist of Items to Communicate to Your Supplier to Reduce Lead Time

In an ideal world, the mission critical parts you need from your machine shop supplier would be at your receiving dock with the wave of a magic wand.  We don’t live in the magic world (yet). However, there are some things you can do to get the critical parts you need as soon as possible. This involves setting up your machine shop supplier for success, so they can help you meet your scheduled goals.

Topics: Communication Evaluating a Supplier Setting Expectations Precision Machining Solutions Machining Plastics Supplier Relationship Best Practices Reduce Lead Time On-time Delivery