In our globalised economy, packaging machines made in France could be sold to a food manufacturer in the Netherlands for installation in Brazil. The customer will, of course, be looking for good back-up as part of the deal, and for the machine maker, providing active and long-term support offers a major sales advantage, leading to
In case you don’t know these guys: LinusTechTips provides news, articles, reviews and techguides about everything, err, technical. Topics vary from SSD’s, videocards, mobile phones, televisions to 3D-printing. These guys are so technical that they don’t have a ‘normal’ website, but they host a pretty large forum. They also create a lot of videos and one of the themes are the factory tours.
In one of the factory tours they visit the Omron factory where they create Romer-G mechanical switches for the Logitech G910 Orion Spark keyboard. Have a look and see how our Japanse colleagues approach manufacturing.