The process of moving products from supplier to customer has never been more demanding. With cost pressures causing companies to continually seek more affordable off-shore production, to financial pressures creating demands for just-in-time delivery to reduce inventories and capital costs, reliable sourcing is more challenging than ever.
Mascon relieves the headache for buyers by being a one-stop shop for creating a customized solution to meet your needs. Choosing Mascon as your strategic supply chain partner means you'll have one firm that's accountable and dedicated to fulfilling your requirements. Moreover, Mascon customers typically enjoy 10-50% cost savings while realizing improvements in quality and reliability.
Design & Engineering
Designing for optimal production can save time and money. Mascon's in-house engineers work with our customers to review product designs and to make cost-saving quality-enhancing suggestions before anything goes to production. Mascon's in-depth knowledge of materials, production methods, and local manufacturing capabilities enable our customers to enjoy value-added benefits that few competitors can match or even offer.
Designing for optimal production can save time and money. Mascon offers:
- in-house engineers to review product designs
- in-depth knowledge of materials, production methods, and local manufacturing capabilities
Sourcing in today's competitive supply chain has never been harder, especially when it comes to sourcing off-shore. From language differences to cultural differences to local knowledge of regulations and logistics constraints, ensuring reliable quality supply in a sustainable fashion takes unique capabilities.
Mascon can help you identify multiple sources to meet production requirements, manage the process of ensuring quality supply, diversify risk amongst factories when problems inevitably arise, and work with suppliers on a day-to-day basis on the ground to ensure what is delivered to you is exactly what you wanted when you wanted it.
Mascon ensures success by offering:
- Staff fluent in multiple languages
- Understanding of cultural differences
- Local knowledge of regulations and logistics constraints
- Affiliate network of multiple sources to meet production requirements
- On-site SQEs to monitor suppliers
- Ongoing quality checks
Production Planning & Quality Control
Ensuring uninterrupted supply of product to meet demand is the essential purpose of the supply chain. Mascon's production planners work with you to ensure that factories produce consistently and reliably to demand forecasts; and with our ability to deliver FOB USA and inventory product locally, Mascon can help reduce supply issues with production spikes.
We make sure:
- Factories produce consistently and reliably to demand forecasts
- Production follows ISO9001's guidelines
- Trained engineers in Asia and the US check quality throughout production and when parts arrive in the US
- Product is delivered FOB USA
- Product is inventoried locally
Moving goods from the factory to you is not always a simply process especially across borders. Mascon's logistics team stays on top of every production order, and ensure that it reaches our customers exactly when they want it. Our services include: working with your freight forwarder for drop shipments, reducing overall costs by consolidating shipments, and managing air or sea shipments internationally domestically.
We do this by:
- Supervising every production order
- Working with your freight forwarder for drop shipments
- Reducing overall costs by consolidating shipments
- Managing air or sea shipments internationally and domestically
Warehousing & Delivery
Ever wish you could source offshore but buy FOB in the United States? Some customers want the simplicity of not having to deal with off-shore logistics. Some customers want inventory locally. Mascon offers customers the service where Mascon will take principal ownership of the goods until it leaves Mascon's warehouse en route to you.