MFG.com, the online manufacturing marketplace for custom manufactured parts, today announced it has formed a strategic alliance with UPS, a global leader in logistics.
MFG.com brings manufacturers and their customers together in an online marketplace that allows customers who need custom manufactured parts to utilize their integrated platform to connect with manufacturers globally. MFG.com users are able to source all types of parts ranging from CNC machined components to injection molded parts and assemblies from anywhere in the world. By using the MFG.com platform, customers continually connect with manufacturers throughout the process from launch through delivery.
Through its alliance with UPS, MFG.com will offer users the key benefit of managing their shipping and tracking processes online via UPS’ advanced shipping technology integrated with the MFG.com platform. Customers will have the ability to print shipping labels and request pick-up for their UPS packages all from the MFG.com website.
"Our relationship with UPS is a great addition to the MFG.com platform. Manufacturers who provide information on MFG.com are always searching for and challenging us to help them find ways to better serve their customers,” said Howard Hoover, CFO of MFG.com. “Our integration with UPS enables them to do that. Enhancing the platform with this new UPS functionality will help make it easy for our buyers and manufacturers to ship and track their orders without ever leaving MFG.com."
MFG.com is the largest online marketplace for the manufacturing industry, facilitating interaction between buyers and manufacturers. MFG.com enables sourcing professionals and engineers to quickly and easily locate quality manufacturers for CNC Machining, Injection Molding, Metal Stamping, Metal Fabrication and many other processes through an easy-to-use online marketplace. With more than $115 billion in RFQs passing through the marketplace, MFG.com has helped thousands of manufacturers—ranging from small machine shops to large conglomerates—increase sales and grow profits. MFG.com is a global business, with offices in the U.S., Europe, Asia and Mexico.