The Paragon Electronics Group wins high-profile contractThe Paragon Electronics Group has been selected by Peek Traffic Ltd. to manufacture its range of traffic signals and controllers. The three-year multi-million pound agreement, , will see the traffic and infrastructure specialist benefit from The Paragon Electronics Group’s integrated supply chain management and electronics manufacturing expertise.
The recent announcement represents The Paragon Electronics Group’s largest single contract win to date and is due in part to the organisation’s breadth of capability and its ongoing World Class initiative. A leading provider of intelligent transport solutions, Peek chose Paragon over several high profile EMS companies due to its ability to deliver broad manufacturing capabilities from the Group’s specialist electronics facilities. At the heart of this, JJS Electronics Ltd. represents a unique model for PCB assembly, complete custom system integration and configure-to-order manufacturing.
In addition to JJS’ renowned manufacturing capabilities, Peek will also benefit from the Paragon group’s supply chain management expertise centred at Paragon Electronic Components Plc. Commenting on the recent contract win, Paragon’s Group Managing Director, John Mayes, explains: “We’re delighted to be partnering with Peek to help them deliver their industry-leading traffic control products. Our team has worked extensively with Peek, throughout their evaluation of EMS companies, and to have been selected as its manufacturing provider represents a fantastic opportunity for JJS and Paragon, and is tangible recognition of the breadth of capabilities we have within the group. I’m looking forward to harnessing our combined strength for the team at Peek and contributing to the ongoing success of its industry-leading business.”
Peek’s Business Improvement Manager, Steve Webb, added: “As a leading supplier of intelligent transport solutions, it’s vital that we partner with suppliers that can uphold the standards of quality and technology leadership that our customers associate with us. Following an extensive supplier evaluation process, we were impressed by The Paragon Electronics Group’s comprehensive skills-base. The flexibility offered to us by JJS’ contract manufacturing capabilities both in the UK and in Central Europe coupled with the Group’s supply chain management expertise represents true value – not only for us, but for our customers too.”