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Alex Gunson

5 LEAN Manufacturing Techniques for Medical Device NPI

Waste in manufacturing drives up product costs affecting both short term profitability and the long-term adoption curve. LEAN Principles that reduce waste are widely adopted to improve high volume manufacturing, but how can they be applied to New Product Introduction (NPI) for medical devices? This blog shows how applying these 5 LEAN Manufacturing Techniques for […]

Vanessa Del Castillo Faria

Supply Chain Reports that keep your eye on the ball

Having overcome the challenges of transferring a product design into manufacturing, it is time to enter a new process cycle. At this stage, Supply Chain Reports are essential to assess and monitor costs, processing and material flow. Supply Chain Reports can be a great source of data, providing insight into how processes are going, and […]

Mike Camplin

Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster Launches Innovative Solutions to Fight COVID-19

HAMILTON, Ontario, May 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Next Generation Manufacturing Canada (NGen), the industry-led organization behind Canada’s Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster, today announced it has invested more than $21 million in projects that will lead to the production in Canada of critically needed technologies, equipment, and medical devices to aid in the fight against COVID-19. Since NGen […]

Robert Aitken


LumiThera From Prototype to Approved Ophthalmic Medical Device Photobiomodulation (PBM) involves the use of visible or near infrared light (NIR) produced by a laser or a non-coherent light source applied to the tissue of the body to provide beneficial effects in a wide range of disease states. It is widely used in physiotherapy, chiropractic and […]

Mike Camplin

Discover Tectoria 2020: StarFish Medical exhibits

StarFish Medical exhibits at Discover Tectoria 2020, an exposition of more than 75 Greater Victoria tech firms and research agencies at Crystal Garden on Thursday, February 27, 2020, 11am-6pm.  Joshua Coutts  and Nathan Muller will be on hand to discuss careers, projects, and biomedical opportunities at StarFish.. Discover Tectoria is an exposition of more than […]

Mike Camplin

MD&M West 2020: StarFish exhibits

Join StarFish Medical at MD&M West — the world’s largest medical design and manufacturing event,  February 11-13, 2020, in Anaheim, CA. Meet with David Dobson, StarFish VP of Business Development, in booth 804. More Information.


5 Tricks that reduce low volume supplier lead times

Negotiating low volume lead supplier times is not without challenges. Vendors can look at low volume quantities or lower dollar value orders as less priority or of importance to fulfill.  Adding to this challenge, Just In Time (JIT) delivery is often used to meet on demand client sales orders. The pre-planned anticipated lead time in […]

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