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December 7, 2012
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Book to Bill Results for October 2012 Continue to Disappoint

Rigid PCB shipments were down 1.1 percent in October 2012 from October 2011, and bookings decreased 9.2 percent year over year. Year to date, rigid PCB […]
December 7, 2012
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How the Global Recession Has Altered the Raw Materials Industry

The Global Financial Crisis (GFC) of 2008 caused a massive domino effect. Ultimately, the GFC turned into a prolonged recession for most countries. Every industry has […]
November 30, 2012
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The U.S. – China Manufacturing Price Gap Narrows

There is a buzz in the air regarding the “Reshoring” of American’s manufacturing base.  The rise or appreciation of the Chinese Yuan, labor costs increasing in […]
November 29, 2012
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Is Your Supply Chain Safe?

A dangerous trend we see in our industry is the amount of information shared through the supply chain.   In today’s modern world, technology is so easily […]
November 28, 2012
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Contract Manufacturers Provide Resources for Small Business

In the past 13 years we have seen substantial growth in the EMS or Contract Manufacturing industry.  This segment of the manufacturing market has provided a […]
November 27, 2012
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PCB Solutions Products Overview

Hi this is James Brown with PCB Solutions. In this video, I want to point out a few of the important components regarding our PCB line […]
November 14, 2012
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PCB-Solutions Company Video

Hi – I am James Brown with PCB Solutions. We appreciate you visiting our website and hope it will provide you with a good overview of […]
November 2, 2012
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IPC’s Book to Bill Results for September 2012

The overall combined (flex and rigid) book to bill ratio falling below parity is no surprise to us.  We have been saying since June that the […]
October 18, 2012
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Key Engineering Specifications Your Custom Printed Circuit Board Fabrication Drawing MUST HAVE

Dealing with PCBs day in and day out gives us a lot of exposure to good and bad engineering drawings.  It is rare that we come […]
October 3, 2012
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IPC’s Book to Bill Results for August 2012

Weak July & August orders – yes, that is what we have been blogging about that somewhere in June-July someone put on the brakes. Activity slowed […]