By Mark Lawton, Supply Chain World Magazine
Every week, more than 1 million electronic components arrive at Sonic
Manufacturing Technologies. Of those, over 500,000 are delivered to Sonic
without human touch and within three days of ordering.
Sonic is a contract electronics manufacturer located in the Silicon
Valley. The company partners with more than 100 original equipment
manufacturers (OEMs), about 80 percent of which are located in the San Francisco
Bay Area. Sonic’s 85,000-square-foot...
For Sonic Manufacturing Technologies, the No. 1 goal is making customers happy and successful. “Everything is so razor focused on that one goal,” Vice President of Supply Chain David Ginsberg declares. Regardless of schedule compression or engineering changes, delivering on time is Sonic’s highest priority.
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50 Greater Bay Area Manufacturers
Ranked by number of local manufacturing and assembly employees
Sonic Manufacturing Technologies was part of the 50 Largest Bay Area Manufacturers List.
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ABOUT SONIC MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGIES
Established in 1996, Sonic Manufacturing...
Sonic Manufacturing Technologies achieved a major milestone in its Supply Chains at the Speed of Light initiative: Over 10 million parts procured instantaneously, touch-free and error-free since the program was launched one year ago. (read press release)
20,000 Purchase Order Lines
8,000 Unique Part Numbers
1-2 Days ARO
1 Year In Operation
David Ginsberg, Vice President of Supply Chain for Sonic stated, “These 10 million parts consist of over 8,000 unique part...