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TechValidate Research on IPC

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2,880 Customers Surveyed

21,714 Data Points Collected

128 Published TechFacts

17 Published Charts

1 Published Case Study



Selected Research Highlights


IPC Customer Review

We were trying to decide whether to add capital equipment or not, and it helped to see what the industry was doing. Overall markets were growing, so we invested.

Bradley Davis, Owner, Ram Electronics

IPC Customer Research

IPC Public Policy Delivers for the Electronics Industry

IPC advocacy and public policy efforts help advance my business by:

Delivering education on compliance
64%
Promoting advanced manufacturing and innovation
57%
Being a unified voice on legislation impacting our industry
45%
Reducing regulatory burdens
31%
Providing access and “face time” with government officials
14%

IPC Customer Research

Fortune 500’s Increase Quality When Using IPC Training & Certification

In what ways have IPC training and certification programs helped your workforce?

Increased quality
89%
Reduced rework and scrap
67%
Improved our competitiveness
52%

IPC Case Study

Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise industrial manufacturing company is based on a December 2018 survey of IPC customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Measuring and evaluating the received numbers give us a great opportunity to track our market share all over the world and also evaluate market development in the different industry segments.

Reliable figures and frequently fast feedback as well as the ease of operation to provide the numbers.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select IPC:

  • Challenges that IPC market research has helped them to overcome:
    • Measuring performance against the competition

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of IPC that the surveyed company uses:

  • Benefits derived from the information in IPC market research reports:
    • Helps measure and track our market share
    • Helps identify growing markets and business opportunities
    • Tells them how we are performing compared to the rest of the industry

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with IPC:

  • They agree that IPC market research provides useful information on industry trends that results in better business decisions.
  • They agree IPC’s market research studies and reports provide unique data and insights that helps them stay competitive.
  • They do consider IPC a trusted source for market research.
  • They agree that participating in IPC surveys and receiving the reports at no cost gives their company the benefit of industry data that would be costly to obtain from other sources.

IPC Customer Satisfaction Rating

Steven Holzman, CEO at Colonial Electronic Manufacturers, would be very likely to recommend IPC for this reason:

IPC is a key source for industry news, data, workmanship specifications, and certifications.



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About IPC

Since 1957, IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® has been guiding the electronic interconnection industry through its dramatic changes. A global trade association dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its more than 3,700 member companies, IPC represents all facets of the industry including design, printed board manufacturing, and electronics assembly and test. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $2 trillion global electronics industry.

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