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contract manufacturingIf you have a product that will involve water or it could be subjected to heat, it may need to be coated or laminated. In many situations, this is the best way to ensure it is protected and functions as it should. But instead of doing this work with your own equipment, contract manufacturing could be the best option. Many businesses now decide to take this route.

What is contract manufacturing

Contract manufacturing is the act of outsourcing some parts of the production process to another company. This is done for several reasons.

Save money

One of the main reasons companies opt for contact manufacturing is to cut costs. Bringing in full-time, in-house personnel that focus on certain areas can be very expensive. On top of that, there are also the specialized tools and equipment that are often required. But when tasks are outsourced, you only pay for what you need. This could involve ongoing work or perhaps just a one-time project.

Utilize experts

You and your team are experts at what you do. However, no one is skilled in every field. When you need something coated or laminated, contract manufacturing means you do not need to have this specific skill in-house. A company that specializes in these areas will ensure that the work is done properly and with the latest equipment.

Get the work done faster

Coating and lamination companies often have strong relationships with suppliers. This allows them to get what they need for your job quickly. Since the team is comprised of experienced professionals, the work is completed on schedule.

Ensure good quality

Another reason to use contract manufacturing is to make sure your finished product is of the highest quality. Companies dedicated to services like laminating and coating must  adhere to certain guidelines and requirements. They will know what these are for each industry they work with, as well as the ones that may apply to different areas of production.

CTI can handle your contract manufacturing needs

Whatever goods you produce that need coating or laminating, CTI offers the best solutions. Even before your items hit the open market, we can evaluate them and figure out the best approach to take in terms of design and technology. This is the ideal situation for a new product…test various production techniques on our equipment. This step can save a lot of money and prevent investing in the wrong equipment for the job. We also offer slitting and die cutting services. To learn more about what we can do for your company, feel free to contact us.