The ODM Model in the Mobile Electronics Industry

Step Actions taken by status Due Date Remarks
Award Notification, Estimated IOQ buyer
Industry Design Submit supplier
Industry Design Confirmation supplier/buyer
Rating Label Confirmation supplier/buyer
Dielines Complete Date supplier
PIF Complete Date
Provider Information Form (PIF) Instructions
Pkg Source File (QSG) Turn in supplier
1st round samples send for pkg (w/ branding) supplier
Artwork 1st Draft Release buyer
Artwork Final Release buyer
QSG 1st Draft Release buyer
QSG Final Release buyer
Packaging Reliability Test Start supplier
PRD Start supplier/buyer
PRD Done supplier/buyer
mock up sample send to buyer for approval supplier
mock up sample confirmed by buyer buyer
Tooling Start (On & Off Switch) supplier
Tooling Complete (On & Off Switch) supplier
1st round samples send for testing supplier
1st round sample testing result buyer
Final Samples send for testing supplier
Testing Report Release Notice buyer
MP Release Notice buyer
FCC ICES-003 Testing Sample supplier
FCC ICES-003 Pass Release supplier
Product Reliability Test Start supplier
Product and Package Reliability test report ready supplier
Vendor Set Up supplier/buyer
SKU Set Up supplier/buyer
SPS Set Up supplier/buyer
1st PO Cut buyer
Shipping Mark Approval supplier
Material preparation supplier
Material ready supplier
Mass Production supplier
Inspection supplier/buyer
Shipment booking supplier/DHL
Ex-f Date supplier
Golden Samples supplier
Ship Date supplier
In Store Date buyer