List Your Inventory FAQ

By Logan Wamsley

The power of Partstat’s Big Data comes primarily from the data provided by the global authorized resellers that choose to upload their inventory to our platform. Today, our online electronic component platform is powered by data from thousands of manufacturers and authorized distributors who upload their inventory to Partstat, where it can easily be viewed…

What Is The Partstat Surplus Inventory Marketing Strategy?

By Logan Wamsley

The electronic component market has no shortage of surplus inventory management or consignment services. Many of these services, with minor variations, are constructed largely the same way, offering customers a portion of the proceeds should their inventory sell either on their platform or through an arranged lot bid. Some services even bypass the former entirely…

The Need for Rapid RFQs in the Modern Supply Chain

By Logan Wamsley

So much of the business continuity that defines the success of an electronic equipment supply chain — or any supply chain — is based on an OEM’s ability to maintain open lines of communication with their suppliers. The act of transitioning an active electronic component or semiconductor to obsolescence, for example, is a decision made…

The Link Between Obsolescence Management and Transparency

By Logan Wamsley

Although many manufacturing cycles in the last century have been defined by periods of consolidation and diversification (aerospace being a notable example of this), few analysts would argue that the electronics supply chain has not grown substantially more complex in a relatively short amount of time. Many industries that rarely had need for much beyond…

The Historical Costs of Obsolescence Management With Big Data

By Logan Wamsley

One of the most significant features of all of Partstat’s obsolescence management solutions — BOM Monitoring, Part Search, Excess Inventory, and API — is our access to Big Data. Through the inventory uploads from thousands of manufacturers and authorized suppliers, Partstat allows our users access to over 50 billion points of Big Data. This provides…

Obsolescence Management: New Platform or New Employees?

By Logan Wamsley

There is arguably no greater sign of healthy company growth than news that a company is hiring new employees — and recently, despite a significant electronic component shortage that has strained many an OEM supply chain, one has not had to look hard to see this in the manufacturing industry. According to the U.S. Bureau…