Fabricator Bucks Offshore Headwinds

SourceMy Purchasing Center
Date Published12/04/2013
Author NameRich Weissman
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Electronic Sheetmetal Craftsmen, Inc.
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company a contract manufacturer?Yes
Reshoring category:Kept from Offshoring
City reshored to:Stoughton
State(s) reshored to:MA
Industry(ies):Fabricated Metal Products
Product(s) reshoredfabrication and mechanical assembly
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Communications, Lead time/time to market, Price, Supply chain interruption risk, Quality/rework/warranty
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Customer responsiveness improvement, Lean/other business process improvement techniques
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