Wiring Harnes News Nov-Dec 2021 - Page 3

INDUSTRIAL INFO-TAINMENT Wiring Harness News NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2021 3
November / December 2021
FEATURES
Industry Profile : CVG Global Wire Harness Group ...... 1
Building a better harness company at CVG .
New Technology for Smart Wiring Systems ................................... 1
New technology could help harness producers integrate smart technology into their product offerings .
Partnership Helps Supply Chain Issues With Components ........................ 1
Recent partnership will help solve supply chain issues for backshells and high-voltage components .
IPC APEX Expo 2022 ................... 6
IPC has announced an exciting keynote speaker for their upcoming IPC APEX event .
Automated Testing for Harnesses .. 22
Part 2 in a series on automated testing from the experts at Cirris .
Altering Design Parameters to Strip Fluoropolymer Cable Jackets ....... 31
Learn how this manufacturer of wire can tweak their production to meet specific customer processing needs .
Braiding : Proper Uses and Materials ............................... 39
Thinking of bringing this technology on board ? Here is some great information on braiding assemblies .
Why Blogging is Relevant to Wiring Harness Companies .................... 51
Learn how blogging can be an important marketing tool for your harness business .
The Battery Show and Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo .... 52
The Battery Show & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo was a huge success . Read about the show and upcoming Digital Days .
IN EVERY ISSUE
News Plugs .............................. 10
Read about the latest products on the market and points of interest about companies and people in the industry .
Leadership .............................. 13
Part 2 in Paul Hogendoorn ’ s series on how to make your company great .
M & A 101 ................................ 17
What do you do when you ’ re booking more business than you can handle ? Loren Smith gives advice on avoiding quicksand .
Back to Basics .......................... 35
A great review on some of the benefits of overmolded connectors .
WHMA - Wired In ........................ 55 In-depth look at the 29th Annual
Wire Harness Conference .
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