Why OTD Matters When Choosing a Medical Contract Manufacturer

This is the second in a three-part series on how to improve medical device on-time delivery performance.

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Topics: medical device lean manufacturing, medical device manufacturing, medical device supply chain management, medical device on-time delivery performance, OTD, medical supply chain

You Won’t Believe What’s Happening at Molecular Med Tri-Con 2014!

First off, here’s a list of JUST SOME of the speakers at this year’s Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference. (There are more than 500!)

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Topics: KMC Systems, molecular medicine tri-conference 2014, molecular med tri-con 2014

Win at Medical Device On-Time Delivery Performance: Control Processes

This is the first in a three-part series on how to improve medical device on-time delivery performance.

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Topics: medical device lean manufacturing, lean medical device manufacturing, medical device on-time delivery performance, OTD, medical MES, medical control processes, medical supply chain

Don’t miss SLAS2014 – a premier medical device industry event!

The 2014 Society for Laboratory Automation & Screening conference and exhibition (SLAS2014), kicks off this year’s events and gains steam in the medical device industry.

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Topics: KMC Systems, KMC, SLAS2014, Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening, SLAS

Lean medical device manufacturing process in KMC production cells

This video shows the main concepts and tools that we use in KMC Systems' lean medical device manufacturing environments to deliver medical instrumentation in a quicker, more cost-effective manner.

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Topics: KMC Systems, medical device lean manufacturing, lean manufacturing, medical device manufacturing, lean medical manufacturing

KMC Systems' Top Medical Device Manufacturing Posts of 2013

KMC Systems has had an eventful and successful 2013, and we hope you have, too!

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Topics: medical device contract manufacturer, medical device contract manufacturing, medical device manufacturing, medical contract manufacturing, KMC Systems; medical device; medical device blog, medical contract manufacturers, contract medical manufacturing, medical manufacturing companies

PATIENT SAFETY: the Result of Robust Medical Supply Chain Management

Ensure patient and operator safety with proper medical device supply chain management.

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Topics: medical supply chain management, medical device supply chain management, medical devices supply chain

Meet KMC Systems and Other SLAS2014 Community Members!

Swing by booth #1140 at the Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) Conference and Exhibition 2014 to meet our KMC team! If you haven't registered for the conference or booked that San Diego flight yet, be sure to jump on it before the holiday hubbub!

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Topics: KMC Systems, SLAS2014, SLAS, medical lab automation

3 Technologies Changing Medical Contract Manufacturing Supply Chain

A report1 published by the IBM Institute for Business Value declares that three emerging technologies have the power to transition the world from “a hardware-based to a software-defined global supply chain” and that these technologies will radically alter the nature of manufacturing as we know it. 

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Topics: medical device manufacturer, medical device contract manufacturer, medical device contract manufacturing, News, medical device manufacturing, medical contract manufacturing, medical device design and manufacturing, medical device development and manufacturing, medical device development, medical product outsourcing, software engineering, mechanical engineering, robotics, medical robotics, medical device supply chain management, medical devices supply chain

Medical Device Development - How to Define Requirements

One of the most important steps in medical device development is defining the requirements of your medical product early on to prevent costly revisions later and delayed time to market. Taking total product life cycle into consideration from the very start is key to success.

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Topics: medical product definition, medical device development, define medical device requirements, medical PRD