Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT DOES TIETOSET DO?
Tietoset is an industrial contract manufacturer that bases its business on Sustainable Intelligent Manufacturing (SIMa). In sustainable intelligent manufacturing businesses utilize already existing global production overcapacity and knowledge instead of wasting time and resources in building competing capacity and capability.
WHAT IS CONTRACT MANUFACTURING?
In contract manufacturing a hiring firm makes an agreement with the contract manufacturer to produce and ship the hiring firm’s goods. As a contract manufacturer Tietoset takes the responsibility for ensuring compatibility of components and that the goods manufactured comply with the specifications and the contract of manufacturing.
WHAT DOES TIETOSET MANUFACTURE?
We are a versatile network manufacturer with abundant production capacity and resources. Of the manufacturing techniques we are equally within our comfort zone whether it is cast, machining, sheet metal or assemblies. There are too numerous products to be mentioned in brief. Some of our best-sellers include such products as marine gear, locks, latches, hinges, swimming ladders, pedestals, AISI316 tubes, composite with custom profile, furniture modules and -components.
IS PRODUCT CUSTOMISATION EXPENSIVE COMPARED TO BUYING STANDARD PRODUCTS?
The answer depends on the production volumes. When the demand is relatively low it is better to buy standard products. However, with sufficient and recurring production volumes product customisation is often less expensive and additionally offers a chance to differentiate with the final product. Sales channels of standard products are often long and there is sales margin after another in price. In Tietoset way of working the customer buys directly from the company responsible for manufacturing.
WHAT IS THE MOST IMPORTANT REASON WHY TO BUY CONTRACT MANUFACTURING FROM TIETOSET ?
We offer the easiest and least riskiest way to buy customised product- and material solutions. We take responsibility of production planning, manufacturing and delivery logistics timing the deliveries as has been agreed. You as a client do not have to use your own resources in manufacturing and pay only for getting exactly what has been agreed with.
DO YOU KEEP GOODS IN STOCK?
Our inexpensive prices are largely based on deliveries directly from our factory to the client. We aim to time deliveries based on production schedule of the client. If the client has a delivery contract with us we keep select products in stock at us and at the factory.
AM I ABLE TO BUY SINGLE PRODUCTS FROM YOU OR YOUR DISTRIBUTOR?
Tietoset sells their products to business clients and majority of the products then become part of the end product made by the clients. Some products for instance in marine gear are available through dealers. Your nearest distributor can be found here.
WHAT KIND OF WARRANTY DO YOU HAVE?
Tietoset engineers and manufacturers products based on the client needs, therefore the products must always comply with the specification. In addition, the products have a factory warranty for concealed material and manufacturing defects.