What is Mexico’s relationship to manufacturing? How affordable is manufacturing in Mexico? And what legal framework governs import/export manufacturing in this Latin American country bordering the world’s largest consumer market? This overview will answer these and other questions, showing how and why Mexico came to be a manufacturing powerhouse and outsource location of choice for many of the world’s most prestigious companies.
Tapping into a multi-billion-dollar industry is not an easy thing to do, but becoming a military supplier is a very real possibility for many manufacturers. And while it does involve persistence and dedication, the payoff can include a secure stream of business in a secure and growing industry. There are numerous aspects to consider to […]
Of the many choices companies face when producing products, outsourcing manufacturing ranks among the most difficult and confusing. There are numerous benefits from utilizing manufacturing outsourcing services in many cases, but there are also pros and cons to be considered. Furthermore, there are numerous ways to outsource, and not all of them make sense in […]
The Process of Metal Stamping Metal stamping transforms metal sheets into various shapes and sizes using dies and presses. The most common presses used in metal stamping are mechanical, hydraulic and servo-mechanical. There are several tooling techniques that can be deployed depending on the application, volumes and part complexity. The advantages of utilizing the best […]
The process of successfully submitting military manufacturing bids can be long and daunting. But it doesn’t have to be. Ultimately, the entire procedure can be summarized in five simple steps that we will detail below. The Need for Military Manufacturing The United States defense industry relies heavily on US companies for military manufacturing. And this […]
Due to more certainty regarding the stock market and tax reform, the aerospace and defense manufacturing outlook appears quite positive for 2018. Last year was a record year with higher defense spending, increased commercial aircraft deliveries, and increasingly large industry transactions. Growth is expected to increase throughout 2018 and beyond. Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing On […]
We are growing! I am very pleased to announce that Damon Bugbee will be joining the Prince Manufacturing team in the General Manager – US Operations position on Monday, March 12th. In this position, Damon will be responsible for leading both the Asheville, NC and Indiana, IN facilities. Damon has a solid background in continuous improvement and […]
RUBEN MIRANDA BONILLA joined Prince Manufacturing in February 2018 as a Sales Representative based out of Monterrey Mexico. Ruben has a unique blend of experience in the manufacturing field. At Ingersoll Rand – Climate & Industrial products, he managed sheet metal fabrication, heavy gauge fabrication, stampings, hard tooling, progressive, wire forming products, metal forming products, vessels, […]
On behalf of Prince Manufacturing, we are very pleased to announce that effective January 29th, 2018, Genoveva (Veva) Sanchez Cruz has joined the company as the Mexico Operations Regional General Manager. In this position, she will have overall responsibility for both the Juarez and Monterrey facilities reporting directly to Iram Chavez, President and CEO. Genoveva […]
The global supply and demand for steel are in constant flux, and steel prices are a reflection of this complex balance. Industrial consumers of steel the world over must keep an eye on global markets and create strategic value-chain relationships to ensure competitive pricing for their raw materials and end products.