As a strategic supplier to Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI), and as part of a continuing long term relationship, Kimball Electronics was asked to support MSI with a quick-turn, agile, and regional production strategy. Kimball Electronics answered by offering MSI a cost competitive, quick-turn, regional manufacturing strategy to support an increase in MSI demand. MSI approached Kimball Electronics – Mexico (KEMX) with the opportunity, and the team jumped at the chance to showcase Kimball's speed and agility. From quotation to start of production was less than 3 weeks!
"We welcome the opportunity to showcase our speed and agility to our Public Safety customers," stated Patrick Prondzinski, Director of the Public Safety Vertical Market for Kimball Electronics.
Ron Coleman, Kimball Electronics Business Manager for MSI remarked, "I am thrilled that MSI turned to us with confidence that we could provide a regional, cost-competitive, timely, and agile manufacturing solution."
Kimball Electronics - Mexico will support MSI by building an additional four separate printed circuit board assemblies (PCBA's) for the months of December to March.