You’ve procured the essential electronic component. What should you do next? At Area51 Electronics, we believe in giving you much more than the part. We go above and beyond by offering a comprehensive range of value-added services and supply chain solutions to provide cost-savings, streamline processes and fulfill your unique requirements.
Our value-added services and supply chain solutions give our customers the opportunity to expandtheir operations and overcome the challenges affecting their supply chain.
Our team of experts works with you to develop a customized set of solutions to fulfill your unique needs and requirements.
At Area51 Electronics, we get you the electronic components you need. Our innovative sourcing services includes the facilitation of manufacturing and procurement relationships – the work related to price negotiations such as production scheduling, quality assurance, supply chain management, and assistance with locating freight forwarders when requested.
We also offer end-of-life, forecast management, and materials planning. We work with you every step of the way to make sure your supply chain needs are fully met.
End-of-life (EOL) refers to the final stages of a product or component’s lifecycle. With our vast portfolio of original equipment manufacturers and our inventory management system, we are able to supply you with access to EOL and other scarce components.
If you have excess inventory, we can help. Through our consignment program, we can evaluate your current inventory and assist with removing and storing your inventory in our warehouse. This helps you reduce costs with lower inventory levels and overhead. Our experts will make sure your excess inventory decreases your carrying costs, while at the same time increasing your sales revenue.
From materials planning, to forecasting, to scheduling orders, managing your inventory can be a stressful and time-consuming process. We can help you.
We can help manage and optimize your inventory as part of our supply chain agreement. This will remove the complex inventory management decisions out of your busy hands by leaving the hard work to us.
To help manage your inventory, we can stock your components and deliver them to you when needed to shorten lead times, and eliminate shortage risks.
Scheduled orders are used for multiple delivery dates and quantities for the same item at an agreed price. We offer scheduled orders so that you can stay ahead by making sure your stock needs are always met on time.
Our JIT delivery service is an inventory management strategy that helps facilitate speedier order fulfillment with tailored access to your inventory when and where you need it.
We can help assess your current situation and provide insights on opportunities for improvement, reduced costs and risks, operational efficiency, and an increased bottom line. We will work with you to determine the requirements of consumables, raw materials, spare parts, and other miscellaneous materials essential for the production plan implementation.
Counterfeit mitigation is the process of identifying and disposing of suspect counterfeit and counterfeit parts. We offer a vigorous quality management and counterfeit mitigation program to ensure you receive authentic electronic components. Our program involves assessing the perceived levels of the component and application risk; detecting and mitigating the risk; controlling and reporting on any suspect counterfeit or counterfeit part; and implementing solutions to preserve the integrity of your supply chain needs.
Barcode labeling is a method of containing complex data, such as information on a specific component including manufactured date, type, and transportation history, in a visual format. We offer barcode labeling on all of our electronic components to assure authenticity and mitigate the risk of allowing counterfeit components to enter the supply chain.
Kitting is the physical act of assembling a production-ready kit of parts and components to be delivered to a point of assembly for the making of an electronic device. Employing electronic component kitting allows the assembly line to move more efficiently and effectively. This cost-effective solution will increase production speed by simplifying the process allowing you to save time in an organized fashion.