vanilla electronics

centre of excellence for supply chain

Managing complex supply chains, material procurement, kitting, manufacturing, through to end-customer order fulfilment, product returns, warranty, repair and re-supply. 

Vanilla has become an integral part of the Techpoint group, offering a solution for complete supply chain needs and positioning Techpoint as the centre of excellent for logistics and supply chain management in the UK. 

Supply Chain Management Services from Vanilla 

Managing complex supply chains, material procurement, kitting, manufacturing, through to end-customer order fulfilment, product returns, warranty, repair and re-supply, Vanilla Electronics is helping Techpoint expand our services and position ourselves as a leader in supply chain management, electronic manufacturing, material procurement and product fulfillment,  

Vanilla Electronics exists solely to add value to our customers by increasing the efficiency of their operations. Our overreaching ethos across all Techpoint brands is to build powerful partnerships with our customers, suppliers and our own group businesses, allowing everyone to focus on their own core competencies by benefitting from the services of another. Through these partnerships, we can all be experts, delivering quality and value to the marketplace. 

Our customers include R&D start-ups, high-tech SME’s and global corporate manufacturers. All of which outsource either part or all of their supply chain activities to Vanilla. 

Our vision is to be the market leader in supply chain management for the electronics manufacturing industry, across all sectors. We have recognised that there is a growing demand for a value-add, technical supply chain service that can be fully customised, yet truly scalable. ”

Dan Croft – Group Chairman

The benefits of supply chain management  

Both Techpoint and Vanilla Electronics understands the critical role that supply chain management plays in ensuring efficient, cost-effective, and timely delivery of high-quality products to end-users. That’s why we have developed expert supply chain management services to help our clients achieve these goals and meet the requests of their customers 

Some of the key benefits of Vanilla’s supply chain management services are: 

  • Cost savings: Effective supply chain management can help to identify and eliminate inefficiencies, reduce inventory costs, and optimize transportation and logistics expenses. This can result in significant cost savings for businesses of all sizes. 
  • Improved quality control: By carefully monitoring and managing each stage of the supply chain, we can help to ensure that all components and materials meet our clients’ exacting standards for quality and reliability. 
  • Increased efficiency: Our supply chain management services can help to streamline operations, reduce lead times, and increase production efficiency. This means faster time-to-market and improved competitiveness. 
  • Enhanced flexibility: By having a robust and flexible supply chain management system in place, businesses can quickly adapt to changing market conditions, customer demands, and emerging technologies. 
  • Better risk management: Supply chain disruptions such as natural disasters, supplier bankruptcy, or transportation delays can cause significant disruptions to production and delivery schedules. Our supply chain management services can help to mitigate these risks and minimize the impact on our clients’ businesses. 

By partnering with Vanilla for your supply chain management needs, you can enjoy all of the above benefits and more. By utilising our advanced Supply Chain Management services, you and your team can spend more time and effort focusing on your core business objectives whilst we take care of the rest.  

Advanced Technology Solutions 

Vanilla offers a high level of technology capabilities and solutions which help ensure all services are carried out to the high standard expected from our clients. 

We believe that investment in both people and technology is key to future growth and success and we will continue to invest in both so that Vanilla stays at the very front of logistics and supply chain management 

Our technology centre & global operational headquarters are located in Thetford, Norfolk, just 40 minutes from London Stansted International Airport and central to the A11 Technology Corridor.  

We work very closely with regional and national technology hubs, incubation centres, universities, manufacturing and research institutes and regularly run apprenticeships and international student placements to both educate and recruit the next generation of electronic engineers and supply chain experts. We currently ship over 500+ line items per day from our 25k square foot distribution centre through the use of automated warehousing and advanced optical inspection equipment. 

Vanilla, like every Techpoint brand, is committed to developing new technologies that improve our own efficiencies and allow us to offer a faster, more efficient service for our valued customers.  

Managing Your Supply Chain with Vanilla Electronics 

We understand fully that supply chain management and PCB design can be complex and challenging fields, especially when it comes to meeting the needs of high-tech SMEs, start-ups, and large corporate manufacturers. That’s why we’re dedicated to providing top-notch supply chain management services and PCB design and assembly services to businesses across a wide range of industries. 

Here are just a few reasons why you should consider working with Vanilla Electronics for your supply chain management needs: 

  • Expertise: Our team of supply chain management experts has years of experience working in the industry, and we’re dedicated to staying up-to-date with the latest trends, technologies, and best practices. 
  • Customisation: We understand that every business has unique supply chain management needs. That’s why we offer a wide range of customisable services to meet the specific needs of our clients. Whether you’re looking for end-to-end supply chain management services or advanced PCB design and assembly services, we can tailor our solutions to meet your needs. 
  • Quality: We’re committed to providing high-quality supply chain management services to our clients 
  • Customer Service: At Vanilla Electronics, we’re dedicated to providing exceptional customer service. We will work closely with you to understand your needs, answer your questions, and provide support throughout the supply chain management process.  
  • Competitive Pricing: We understand that cost is an important factor when it comes to supply chain management and PCB design. That’s why we offer competitive pricing for all of our services, without sacrificing quality or reliability.  

In addition, Vanilla is constantly investing in new technologies in order to improve our own efficiencies. Together with Techpoint, we are committed to making Vanilla a positive working environment for all our staff, which in turn will add increased value to our customers. We invest in our people, training, equipment, processes and infrastructure. 

Overall, working with Vanilla Electronics means working with a team of experts who are dedicated to providing top-notch supply chain management services that will go above and beyond your needs and expectations.  

Contact Techpoint today to learn more about how we can help your business meet its supply chain management needs or visit the Vanilla website directly via the link below.  

Vanilla Electronics

Vanilla exist solely to add value to our customers by increasing the efficiency of their operations.