To meet customer demand, Nike needed to slash the customer wait time for custom orders from weeks to days. Nike partnered with Flex to develop innovative laser-cutting technology to streamline production processes, reduce manufacturing waste and speed delivery of personalized products for customers.
In an intensely competitive market, Teradata’s success depends on near-perfect performance, including a lean supply chain that drives speed, adaptability and fast response to customer needs. Through their relationship since 1998, Flex has helped Teradata meet the fast pace of customer demand. Teradata turned to Flex to consolidate its supply chain and deliver some of the largest data warehouse systems in the world, building and solidifying its market leadership position.
Recon, a company specializing in athletic smart glasses and heads-up display (HUD) technology for skiers and snowboarders, was ready to expand their solutions to enter other non-seasonal sports markets. Recon partnered with Flex to speed time to market of their new intelligent eyewear for athletes, consolidate the supply chain and vertically integrate product manufacturing and assembly.
Today’s automakers are increasingly focused on providing energy-efficient, aesthetically appealing vehicles for consumers. Flex engineers saw an opportunity to optimize LED solutions for the automotive industry by making the flexible circuit technology lighter, simplifying the design and reducing costs significantly.
Grabit, an industrial automation and material handling startup, wanted to bring its innovative, patented electroadhesion gripping technology to market. Grabit worked with Flex to speed time to market and secure funding from Flex to further develop products for industrial robotics and warehouse logistics.
To integrate emerging technology, a leading automaker turned to Flex to build a working prototype of a turnkey connected vehicle platform in just 16 weeks. This included designing embedded, mobile and cloud infrastructures and developing specifications such as long battery life, worldwide connectivity, a modular platform and powerful antennas.