2021 Manufacturing and Metal Fabrication Forecast

2021 Manufacturing and Metal Fabrication Forecast

As 2020 disappears in the rearview mirror many of us are wondering what 2021 has in store. Well we don’t have a crystal ball or the gift of second sight but it’s fun to speculate. It’s also important for our business that we do it. By anticipating what customers will...
How We Improved Our On-Time Delivery to 95%

How We Improved Our On-Time Delivery to 95%

Our Quest to Improve On-Time Delivery to 95% Most of our blogs in Tiki Talk discuss subjects of general interest in manufacturing and frequently metal fabrication in particular. In recent posts, we’ve discussed the economy, technology, tariffs’ and a host...
How Our 5 Day Quote Turnaround Time Improves Customer Responsiveness ​

How Our 5 Day Quote Turnaround Time Improves Customer Responsiveness ​

Imagine you go to a nice new restaurant and after a few minutes, a server takes your order. Maybe it takes ten minutes to get your beverages. Then the server seems to disappear. A half-hour passes, and maybe even 45 minutes. At some point, you would either flag down...