Four Tips for Keeping Metal Stamping Costs Down and Inventory Flowing During an Uptick in Sales

Tim Lynch | June 18, 2014

Many manufacturers are experiencing steady increases in sales.  In fact, according to the Manufacturers Alliance for...

Prevent Inventory Shortages - Consider Material Lead Times

Tim Lynch | June 10, 2014

Due to the uptick in business and the prior slowdown at the mills, we are seeing precision metal stamping material...

Two Key Factors for Picking Quality Metal Stamping Suppliers

Tim Lynch | July 23, 2013

Every manufacturer’s goal is to have a zero-defect production line, but OEMs and their suppliers alike know that problems...

What Factors Affect the Prices OEMs Pay for Metal Stampings?

Tim Lynch | July 9, 2013

With more and more suppliers becoming more competitively priced, pressures to use lower cost parts are rising. Keeping the...

Move It or Lose It, Metal Stamping Tool Transfers Are Critical

Tim Lynch | January 15, 2013

From economic downturns to natural disasters to industrial accidents, the huge upheavals in the global manufacturing supply...

Continual Training Demonstrates a Commitment to Quality

Tim Lynch | September 17, 2012

This is the tenth and final post in Kenmode's blog article series entitled "10 Metal Stamping Quality Indicators for...