Companies undertaking electronic product development for the first time, or those without sufficient resources to complete a project inhouse, often need help that doesn’t permanently increase company overhead. If this is the case with your company, domestic outsourcing is the way to go.

Domestic outsourcing—Benefits of outsourcing without the offshore risks.

  • Shorter delivery time frames for products
  • Better communication
  • No compromise of intellectual property
  • No unforeseen political problems affecting the trading partners

After a company identifies the need for outside product development, screening for the most suitable partner and mitigating risk are vital to producing the device or system that meets company standards. Once the screening is complete, establishing a productive working relationship with your chosen outsourcing partner is crucial for success. Two checklists, researched and created by a colleague in our industry, can help you make good decisions when it’s time to get help. Read more…