Case Studies

Case 1: Medical Devices

Issue
A Fortune 500 Company approached 889 Global Solutions wanting to produce a Class 2 disposable medical product following quality and price issues with their previous vendor.

Solution
• Sourcing:

  • Contacted over 30 factories
  • Received 7 or 8 quotes
  • On-site sourcing experts in China approved an ideal 100,000 class cleanroom facility
  • Results:
  • 889 has supplied 760,000 units of custom, Class 2 medical plastic tubing
  • 889 has continued to work with this client since 2009

Case 2: Restaurant Equipment

Issue
Restaurant Supply Manufacturer is a top leader in the dealer network of equipment suppliers that has the capability to manufacture its own products in the US. This client chose to work with 889 Global Solutions to cut its product costs in half and to consolidate its overseas component manufacturing process into one order.

Solution
Results:

  • Fabricated 20 new products for Restaurant Supply Manufacturer’s clients, including customized parts utilizing our following capabilities:
  • Extrusion
  • Die Casting
  • CNC Machining
  • Stamping

- Lowered our client’s average component cost by about 50%
-889 has continued to work with this client since 2005

Case 3: Promotional and Consumer Goods

Issue:
Promotional Distributor, whose clients include the Major League Baseball and National Hockey League teams, came to 889 Global Solutions looking for a reliable contract manufacturer to deliver its products on time. Due to the nature of event promotion, if a shipment is late and the event is missed, the products lose value.

Solution
• Results:
  -889 has consistently met all of its time sensitive deliveries
  -889 has produced scores of promotional products for this company through our numerous manufacturers, including:

  • Personalized Fleece Blankets
  • Seat Cushions
  • Drawstring Backpacks
  • Gumball Machines
  • Wristbands

- 889 has worked with this client since 2001

 

 

 


 

  • 889 takes title/ownership of products to remove risk from our clients.
  • Our multi-lingual team provides on-the-ground inspection and quality control in China.
  • We provide logistics management, including import/export documentation, customs brokerage and transportation from Asia to clients’ locations.
  • Clients are assigned a multi-lingual project manager, based in the U.S., who ensures goods are manufactured to their exact specifications and are delivered on time.
  • 889’s extensive contacts throughout China provide our clients with the unique ability to manage risk by working with trusted, quality manufacturers.