A lot of raw materials go into cables, cords, harnesses, and their connectors. In turn, those cables, cords, harnesses, and connectors are the components that our customers need to fall within their scheduling, budget, and performance constraints. The manufacturing process, from sourcing supplies to creating end products, requires a strategy that aligns raw material supply [...]
You have products—perhaps industrial, military, solar and wind power, agricultural, or transportation—that require complicated cables and harnesses. Your engineers come up with a design, but is it as cost-effective to produce and as high performing as it could be? Here are four steps you can take to ensure that the budget and performance specifications [...]
In a previous blog post, we discussed materials declarations and some of the initiatives we are taking to ensure compliance with European Union (EU) and US regulations. One of those initiatives at Whitney Blake is the compilation of a Materials Declaration List. The Materials Declaration List The EU’s Restriction of Hazardous Materials (RoHS), the EU’s [...]
During his 25 years at Whitney Blake, Todd Given has learned both the manufacturing and the technical side of the business as an Engineering Manager—and now Program Manager. Here’s how Whitney Blake customers benefit from all of that experience… What exactly does a Program Manager do? Todd: I look at the overall time frame of a [...]
JD Revision Date 05/31/2017 Reports To: Supply Chain Manager POSITION SUMMARY The shipping and receiving clerk position assists in performing inventory management for incoming and outgoing company products and parts necessary to manufacturing of products. This position helps to ensure that inbound and outbound shipments meet customer and company standards. Additionally, the shipping and receiving [...]
The European Union has strict regulations concerning chemicals that might be hazardous to humans or the environment. Most small US companies without European customers feel they can ignore those regulations; however, Whitney Blake has taken a different stand. We believe in good manufacturing practices, in anticipating problems, and most of all in protecting our clients. [...]
Assistant Controller, Le Borofsky As Assistant Controller, Le contributes to the process improvements in different aspects of company operations. Her involvement with improving internal processes benefits our customers by aligning business strategies with customer needs. Le’s personal story is one to think of as we honor our heroes this Memorial Day. Le is a “Boat [...]
At Whitney Blake, we regularly receive quote requests from our customers and are aiming to improve our turn-around time. Above and beyond our Tips to Speed up Your Quote Turn-Around, there are just 5 key pieces of information that will greatly expedite response time if provided when requesting your quote(s). By providing these 5 key [...]
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