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, lean manufacturing, medical device 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 device supply chain management, medical 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, medical lab automation, SLAS

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 device design and manufacturing, medical device development and manufacturing, medical device development, medical product outsourcing, medical contract manufacturing, 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

DFx Essential to Reduce Medical Device Manufacturing COGS

This is the fourth in our Reducing your COGS series detailing how KMC Systems reduces customer Cost of Goods Sold during the medical device manufacturing process through its Design-for-Manufacturability software. The DFMA® software is just one aspect of KMC's cost-saving Design for X (DFx) process.

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Topics: medical device design, medical device manufacturing, design for x, Reducing your COGS

10 Tips to Help Prevent a Medical Device Development Failure

We asked industry experts, including our collaborative product development partners Farm and Sunrise Labs Inc. to share their experience and tips on how to prevent failure during the development phase of a medical instrumenation project.  

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Topics: medical equipment manufacturing, medical device manufacturer, medical device development

Interested in IVD Product Development? Meet KMC at the IVD Conference

Meet the KMC Systems team at the IVD Business Strategy Conference at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront from Nov. 6 to 9. 2013! Learn from IVD industry experts, including our own Walter Gilde, as they discuss IVD medical instrument development regulations, trends, challenges, opportunities and more in seminars and presentations designed for your success.

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Topics: News, IVD Business Strategy Conference

How to Choose a Medical Device Contract Manufacturer

You know that choosing the right medical device contract manufacturer is one of the most important, and challenging, aspects of successfully bringing a medical product to market.

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Topics: medical device manufacturer, medical device contract manufacturer, medical device contract manufacturing