What is an Original Design Manufacturer (ODM)?

Original Design Manufacturer Definition

An original design manufacturer (ODM) refers to a company that has specific market expertise enabling them to design and manufacture products for the client or original equipment manufacturer (OEM).


What is the difference between an OEM and ODM?

Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) design and produce a product according to their own specifications and then sell the product to another company for distribution. Original design manufacturers (ODMs), on the other hand, design and build products to meet the specifications of another company.

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What is a CEM?

CEM stands for contract electronics manufacturer. CEMs make products under contract organizations. They’re responsible for manufacturing wholly or partially for OEMs. They’re relevant in industries such as defense, gas, oil, industrial, computing, test and measurement, communications, transportation, and instrumentation.

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