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East West Invests in Wellington Drive

September 20, 2013 by Jennifer Catalan

East West Manufacturing and Wellington Drive Enter Growth Partnership

Via Worth Magazine and PR Web

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Filed Under: In the News, News, New Zealand, Articles

Scott Ellyson in Atlanta Journal Constitution: Georgia leaders rethink China strategy

August 27, 2013 by Jennifer Catalan

(seen in Atlanta Journal Constitution, August 18, 2013, by Greg Bluestein)

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Filed Under: In the News, China, News, Articles

East West Manufacturing Featured in Industry Week

July 26, 2013 by Jennifer Catalan

Technology plays a huge role in accomplishing everyday tasks at East West Manufacturing. Jeff Sweeney, co-founder and Executive Vice President of East West Manufacturing, was recently quoted in an article by Industry Week detailing how today's technology helped secure a deal with a customer across the globe with minimal time and effort.

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Filed Under: Technology, In the News, News, Articles

Right-shoring: Is it the best of offshoring and on-shoring?

May 23, 2013 by Jennifer Catalan

[As seen in Smart Business Atlanta, May 2012]

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Filed Under: In the News, Economy, News, Articles, Vietnam

East West Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) launches first PCBA's!

May 06, 2013 by Jennifer Catalan

East West Manufacturing proudly announces our first Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) SMT line is up and running successfully in one of our fully owned facilities in Vietnam! The Engineering team in Vietnam was supported by engineering staff members based in Atlanta to install, test, ramp up, and begin production for printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) that will go into complete assemblies to furnish fully operational consumer goods for one of our US based customers.

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Filed Under: Product Management, Engineering, Product Development, Quality Control, Articles

East West Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) launches first PCB!

May 06, 2013 by Jennifer Catalan

East West Manufacturing proudly announces our first Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) SMT line is up and running successfully in one of our fully owned facilities in Vietnam! The Engineering team in Vietnam was supported by engineering staff members based in Atlanta to install, test, ramp up, and begin production for printed circuit boards (PCBs) that will go into complete assemblies to furnish fully operational consumer goods for one of our US based customers.

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Filed Under: Product Management, Engineering, Product Development, Quality Control, Articles

Off-Shoring and On-Shoring vs. "Right-Shoring"

March 11, 2013 by Jennifer Catalan

[As seen on The Saporta Report - Published March 10, 2013]

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Filed Under: In the News, Articles

Seriously, What is Chinese New Year?

February 04, 2013 by Jennifer Catalan

A few months ago I spent some time in California visiting customers and preaching preparation for the upcoming Chinese New Year. On the return trip from San Francisco, I got the question, “Seriously, what is Chinese New Year?” After the two minute supply chain planning speech, it turned to culture. This guy wanted to know what it meant to people in China. So, here’s what we covered:

Chinese New Year is an annual celebration marking the start of the New Year according to the Chinese lunar calendar. In 2013, Chinese New Year begins on February 10th. Each Chinese new year is represented by 1 of the 12 creatures of the Chinese Zodiac – 2013 is the year of the Snake.

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Filed Under: Engineering, Events, Marketing, Articles, Customer Service

Four US Ambassadors invite East West Manufacturing to Intimate Roundtable Discussion

November 29, 2012 by Jennifer Catalan

David Adelman, US Ambassador to The Republic of Singapore, Derek Mitchell, US Ambassador to Myanmar (Burma), Paul Jones, US Ambassador to Malayasia, and David Carden, US Ambassador to The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) hosted a dozen business leaders to discuss the opportunities that exist to do business in Southeast Asia.

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Filed Under: In the News, Events, Economy, Marketing, Articles

Why Vietnam?

November 08, 2012 by Jennifer Catalan

There was a great article in Bloomberg News this morning that featured why Foreign Direct Investments of technology companies continue to grow in Vietnam. Both Intel and Samsung are two featured companies that are moving to or expanding operations in Vietnam. East West built the first of our three-factory-Vietnamese complex in 2006 for several reasons. Since we all like short lists, here are three reasons why we choose Vietnam:

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Filed Under: In the News, News, Articles, Customer Service

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