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GII Blog: Supply Chain Management Posts


Posted January 1, 2018
Boston, MA, [1/18/17] – This week Global Interconnect, Inc. employees gathered at the world headquarters to report 4th quarter earnings and fiscal year 2017 financial results which showed a 17% increase in gross sales compared to 2016. As many top tier medical device OEMs throughout the sector continue to consolidate their approved vendor lists, some high-end custom manufacturing firms like ...

Easing into the Regulatory Process

Posted August 8, 2017
The regulatory process can be an intimidating cycle for start-ups and seasoned companies alike. In order to better understand the rules and regulations and be an asset to our customers, Global Interconnect, Inc. (GII) hired Dr. Steven Brooks M.D. M.B.A.F.A.C.C. as the company’s first Chief Medical Officer in May of 2017. Dr. Brooks has consulted various medical device companies throughout the regulatory ...

How Is Your Experience With Your Manufacturer?

Posted August 8, 2017
Today’s supply chain process has become more automated, which has its pros and cons, but the ladder leads to uncertainty. It has created a system with unanswered phone calls, emails with late replies, and frustrating delays. Nobody wants to feel like just another account when working with a custom manufacturer. They want timelines hit and an ongoing transparent communication.  Here at ...

Global Interconnect Adds Chief Medical Officer To Offer Product Development Insight

Posted July 7, 2017
To further educate ourselves and remain knowledgeable about successful product development and launches within the medical device sector, Global Interconnect hired Dr. Steven Brooks M.D. M.B.A.F.A.C.C. as the company’s Chief Medical Officer in May of this year. With an impressive background of engagement in various stages of the medical device lifecycle, the wealth of regulatory knowledge and direct product consulting ...

Welcome GII’s New Hire – Customer Continuity Specialist Judy Xie!

Posted February 2, 2017
Huizhou , China – Global Interconnect, Inc. recently hired Judy Xie as our new Customer Continuity Manager to administer several existing clients as well assist the purchasing team’s overall workload. At GII, the Customer Continuity Manager is expected to achieve functions similar to an Account Management role, in essence, to deliver solutions consistent with customer goals. GII’s customer service approach ...

What Type of Manufacturing Firm Works Best with OEMs?

Posted February 2, 2017
Let’s say you have a product, or sub-component of a product, that is costing you too much and having some quality issues. Let’s also pretend to say you are the COO (Chief Operating Officer) of an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and you decided to change the supply chain for this specific product to a different firm, but you are unsure ...

Copper Conspectus: Wire Assemblies Most Popular Conductor!

Posted February 2, 2017
Copper is a unique element and conductor predominantly used for electrical wiring dating back to when the telegraph was invented nearly 200 years ago. Almost half of all the copper mined per year is used to manufacture electrical wire and cable conductors, making it one of the most used metal conductors for electrical applications. Why Copper? Copper has the highest ...

Business Ethics’ Vital Importance to Corporate Brand by Troy Mauk, CPP, CPPM

Posted January 1, 2017
Preface: Global Interconnect, Inc. is a leading medical device and high-end industrial/commercial manufacturer for the world’s largest OEMs, where customized solutions become critical connections. GII’s Director of Global Procurement, Troy Mauk, had a feature article published in American Purchasing Society’s January/February newsletter (Volume 45 Report Number 1/2) “Professional Purchasing” titled “Business Ethics’ Vital Importance to Corporate Brand”. Below is the ...

Nutritional Blast: Communication, Leadership, & Millennials

Posted January 1, 2017
Preface: Global Interconnect, Inc. is a leading medical device and high-end industrial/commercial manufacturer for the world’s largest OEMs, where customized solutions become critical connections. Every week a different member of the GII team writes and produces a “Nutritional Blast” touching on topics related to the world of business, business culture, and industry specific ideas and information in an effort to ...

How Important is the Role of Packaging?

Posted January 1, 2017
Basically, it is important. Packaging can make or break a client relationship. It is a borderline fact that appropriately packaging products, and going the extra mile, improves customer relationships and increases satisfaction. Who would have thought that something as basic as packaging has the ability to benefit a client’s perception and truly set a product/company apart from its competition? Obviously packaging plays a crucial role ...
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