Who

is ValuStream?

Seasoned Sourcing, Engineering and Quality Executives who have LIVED through Hundreds of Product Life Cycles

Our team has worked with and visited hundreds of suppliers in each of the sourcing categories we participate in. We have the experience and knowledge to know whether a supplier is world class and how competitive a supplier can be in terms of delivered value.

OUR COMMITMENT TO EVERY CUSTOMER WE WORK WITH IS THAT EACH OF OUR SUPPLIERS WE REPRESENT ARE THE BEST IN CLASS GLOBAL SUPPLIERS IN THEIR CATEGORIES!

Our Team

Rico Beringuela

With over 23 years of experience as a Mechanical Design Engineer, I’ve had the privilege of working on a diverse range of projects, each contributing to my passion for precision engineering. My journey in the world of product design started with an insatiable curiosity about how things work and an unwavering commitment to creating innovative solutions.

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Bill Dowser

Bill Dowser is a seasoned executive and consultant with over 25 years of experience in the global EMS industry, specializing in automotive and medical manufacturing, consumer electronics, sales and supply chain management. He is currently working as a consultant helping a few select global top tier manufacturers grow their business.

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Lou Hughes

I am a seasoned executive and consultant with over 35 years of experience in the global product design and manufacturing industry, specializing in automotive and medical and industrial products manufacturing and sourcing/supply chain management. I am passitonate about helping product companies continuously improve their products.

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The Value Streem Model

Using Design & Engineering working closely with invested best in class global sources to drive cost out of your sourced components and/or complete product

Design and
Engineering

WE MAKE MONEY WHEN YOU SAVE MONEY

Why do Products And Components Cost More Then They Should?

  • Rush through Design and NPI Due to Time to Market Pressures Supplier
  • Supplier and/or Negotiation Issues
  • Too much reliance and trust on/with Products Contract Manufacturer for Sourcing and Costing
  • Improper Materials Selections/Specifications
  • Tooling Issues
  • Improper Tolerances on Parts

ValueStream’s Simple, Risk Free Engagement Model

Option 1- Alternative Sourcing Options

  • NDA Signed
  • We can quote any and all of the following components and services:
  1. Gaskets/O-rings/Foam/Film/Adhesives
  2. Magnets
  3. Batteries standard and custom
  4. PCB’s
  5. PCBA Services
  6. Springs
  7. Machined Steel/Aluminum/Copper/Brass/etc
  8. Fasteners
  9. Antenna’s
  10. Plastic Part Tooling and Molding
  11. Metal Stampings
  12. LED’s/Diodes/Optoelectric chips and Optocouplers

You provide part CAD and Drawings: We provide quotes for you to benchmark against your current costs

Option 2- A Level Deeper: Full Product Design Review with Negotiated Costing

  • NDA Signed
  • Product Sample, Product CAD, Product Drawings and Costed Product BOM/Build are sent to Valuestreem to review in detail
  • Valuestreem evaluates with its engineers and provides cost savings proposal
  • Valuestreem will only go forward with products with which is can provide at least a 15% savings
  • Share of Savings split with Customer Depending on Volume/Savings for Product
  • GOAL IS TO RETAIN CURRENT SUPPLIERS IF POSSIBLE
  • Time to execution and realization is between 3-12 months depending on complexity of project