Monthly Archives: March 2011

Communication is Key

Communication is key! I’ll be honest; some customer can be quite varied in personality. That’s my euphemism for trying to say that some customers are really really, great and some can be really difficult! Keeping it real I’ll say that … Continue reading

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We Are Now C-TPAT Certified!

C-TPAT (Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism), a partnership between the trade community and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). The purpose of C-TPAT is to establish supply chain security processes throughout the global supply chain to prevent terrorist devices from entering … Continue reading

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We’re two steps ahead of you…

Wouldn’t it be great if we all had supernatural power to foresee the future. If not the future, at least forecast trouble? Being able to plan and forecast in advance is very important in the manufacturing/production industry. In fact, thousand … Continue reading

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March 1, 2011 E-News

  Customer Spotlight      We often wonder what will be the final outcome when our customers come to us with concepts and ideas. After all, presentation is everything! We love to see creativity and how packaging can come to life. Talk … Continue reading

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Catering to Small Businesses

‘Inventory Selection’: Being a wholesale manufacturer, Arminak usually produces components to order. However, we also stock some inventory which I find useful especially during current economy situation.  My recent challenges were servicing small business and start up companies; most can … Continue reading

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