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Winston Innovation and The Solution that Helped Build a Brand The Winston Manufacturing tradition of metal fabrication innovation began in the 1960’s when Winston Shelton left GE to form a new prototyping business with his brother, Naaman Shelton.  Winston Shelton had twenty years of experience working at GE with over 45 patents to his credit…. Read more »

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When you are looking for a production partner or need a prototype to launch a new product, finding the right metal fabrication supplier is crucial to the success of your project. If you choose a metal fabrication supplier not qualified nor well-matched with your metal fabricating needs it could cost you in terms of product… Read more »

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When it comes to choosing a manufacturing partner to handle your large production runs, you have a lot of options. Understanding the advantages offered by each manufacturer you consider will mean the difference between simply getting the job done and getting superior products that are efficiently produced for the highest levels of profitability. Winston Manufacturing… Read more »

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When developing a new product for market, custom metal fabrication provides the ideal solution for getting from concept to physical product. Custom metal fabrication can also be the best process for improving the design of an existing product to lower production costs, enhance quality, or address defects. Custom Metal Fabrication vs Stock Metal Fabrication In… Read more »

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Creating a prototype is one of the most rewarding things you can do in the process of developing a new product. A prototype brings your idea to life in ways that one-dimensional conceptual drawings simply cannot match. The benefits of a prototype go far beyond the visual and tactile satisfaction of an actual sample of… Read more »

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Effective management includes controlling costs in the manufacturing environment. Eliminating poor quality in manufacturing is an excellent way to reduce costs. Reduction of scrap material, improving labor efficiency, and speeding up production time can all be tangible benefits of improving quality in manufacturing. In order to implement lasting and impactful changes, a team approach is… Read more »

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Many businesses are moving in the direction of outsourced manufacturing to keep their operations efficient and profitable. Outsourced manufacturing allows businesses to avoid the costs associated with equipment ownership and specialized labor. Beyond the benefits of outsourcing, lean businesses can gain further advantages by choosing a manufacturing partner with full-service capabilities to meet their needs… Read more »

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For some product manufacturers it makes sense to have the completion of all components and subassemblies done in house. Companies that produce a proprietary product, for example, may not want any part of their process to be known outside of their premises. For many companies, however, manufacturing in house is complicated and costly. Subcontracting some… Read more »

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A key goal of most businesses, regardless of size or industry, is to lower operating costs and become more profitable. Businesses can do many things to pursue this goal, including the implementation of lean principles and objectives to enhance productivity. Reducing the cost of doing business is perhaps the most direct way to increase profit… Read more »

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Winston Manufacturing is proud to announce the recent release of our newly expanded website featuring details on our full scope of metalworking and metal fabrication services. The attractive, user-friendly design of our new site enables readers to find key information through descriptive content, images, and video messaging. The easy-to-navigate format takes readers through three main… Read more »