EP&T: Surviving and thriving through COVID19
A Canadian EMS player tells their story - Microart Services Inc.
2020 has been an unusual year, no doubt. As a manufacturer and electronics service provider we saw impact from the pandemic from the start of February when our well laid Lunar New Year plans were blown off course by what seems, in retrospect, to have been a perfect storm of disruption. It started with the disruption of supply chain, quickly followed by serious demand swings that came almost at the same time as changes to our working practices, courtesy of social distancing and the like.
So, how have we coped during the crisis, how did we minimize the impact on our customers and what have we learned from the strangest year in our almost four decades in the electronics manufacturing industry?