As we referenced in a blog post late last year, the electronics industry is suffering from a components shortage that is negatively impacting lead times. While we were hoping this issue would be resolved early in 2018, it sees the problem is still lingering. The long lead times began last year, the result of a […]
The Burlington Chamber of Commerce yesterday announced the finalists for its prestigious Business Excellence awards, and Etratech, a Gentherm Company, is proud to be among the finalists in the Manufacturing category. Per the official announcement: After months of interviews and meetings, the Burlington Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for its 2018 Business Excellence […]
NORTHVILLE, Mich., Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Gentherm (NASDAQ-GS:THRM), the global market leader and developer of innovative thermal management technologies, announced today it has acquired Etratech Enterprises, Inc. for approximately US$64 million in an all cash transaction. Etratech, based in Burlington, Canada, specializes in the design, development, and manufacturing of advanced electronic controls and control systems for the Automotive, RV and […]
At Etratech, giving back is part of who we are. It’s been in our culture for since day one, and we’ve always focused on supporting our community, our country, and – where possible – humanity as a whole. While we support local causes on an ongoing basis, we decided to focus on a global initiative […]
When Apple has to delay the release of a product due to “supply constraints”, you can bet the rest of the industry is feeling the impact, too. The electronics industry is facing a components shortage, the likes of which we haven’t seen in over a decade. By all accounts, it’s a perfect storm, as “capacity […]
Etratech is an expert electronic designer and manufacturer with two wholly-owned operating facilities, one in China and one in Canada. We specialize in high technology applications and leverage our design skills for both custom in-house design and optimization of manufacturing packages for cost-savings and reliability. Our clients are leading global OEMs and their tier-one suppliers […]
In nearly every industry, manufacturers boast about their quality management systems, proudly promoting their ISO 9001 and other certifications. But what exactly is a quality management system (QMS), and why is it important to you as a potential customer? Put very simply, a QMS is a documented set of business processes focused entirely on achieving […]
…and to our team, clients and friends in the US, we wish you a happy and safe holiday weekend. Happy Independence Day!
From our Canadian headquarters, we wish you a happy Canada Day! Happy 15oth, Canada!
People often say, “you get what you pay for,” and when it comes to quality, this is certainly true. Both good quality and poor quality have costs associated with them. Well-managed companies, particularly OEMs, build a quality management system (QMS) into their process. An effective QMS, exemplified by the ISO 9001 standard, is put in […]