Rapid Proposal, Purchasing and Kitting
CIC has senior teams of skilled kitting program managers that use proprietary CIC
software to provide rapid responses to mission critical client requests and timelines.
- Immediate identification of in-stock component sources including strategic inventory maintained by CIC.
- Provide costed BOM’s with stock status, lead-time, packaging types, Minimum/Multiple, and pricing.
- Provide options or alternates to long lead-time items, large M/M, obsolete or non-RoHS call-outs.
- Quote and provide Kits to meet the Assembly requirements.
- Identify drop-in replacements to add options for passive components (alternate component options).
- Propose cost savings with passive components when appropriate.
- Provide customized services as requested.
- 12 to 24 hour turn around on quotes.
- Component purchasing within 30 minutes of purchase order receipt.
- Verify the incoming material is received in a media type which is compatible with the assembly capabilities to ensure efficiency in the assembly process.
- Kitting & Order Audit processes to meet ESD S20.20 Standards .
- Confirm and documents part markings.
Make material lines ready for assembly:
- Leaders / Trailers.
- Complete labeling.
- Complete packaging.
Strategic Inventory Management
CIC maintains strategic components for clients, on site, in
sufficient quantities to meet critical project demand.
- Clients pre-purchase critical components and ship to CIC.
- CIC maintains a secure space for strategic inventory.
- Offers dedicated inventory racks per client.
- Uses a Cloud-based Inventory Management System.
- Has IP Cameras that monitor and record inventory draws.
- Has a dedicated Strategic Inventory Manager.
- Draws client components from strategic inventory racks to fill orders.
Custom Integration and Support
CIC offers custom product design consultation, fabrication, testing,
Packaging, and support for specialized electronic products.
- Design optimization.
- Component selection.
- Printed Circuit Board fabrication.
- Box building to specifications.
- Turn-Key solutions.