The Advantages of a Domestic Supplier

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Supply chain delays, manufacturing disruptions, PPE shortages, and sub-par medical goods from questionable suppliers—these are just a few great reasons to rely on a domestic supplier for your organization’s medical supply needs. Let’s take a look at some of the top advantages of working with a domestic supplier like STEWART Medical Supply. Avoid Delays and […]

How Tariffs Impact Medical Device Sourcing

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To get a feel for how rapidly the medical industry was forced to evolve over the past year, we must look back at the early months of 2020. When faced with incredible demands in March 2020, U.S. trade officials exempted more than 100 medical items manufactured in China from import tariffs to help fight the […]

What It Means to be HUBZone Certified

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STEWART Industries is happy to hold several different certifications, like our ISO 13485:2016 certification. It means we are able to ensure we’re providing our clients with the best service and experience possible. It’s true, too, when it comes to our HUBZone certification. In fact, a lot of people have heard of this one, but we’ve […]

The Benefits of a Centralized Location

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If you’ve ever spent time in real estate, you know how important location is to success. That same rule applies to several other industries, and ours is no exception. When we opened STEWART Industries and later expanded our operations to include a Foreign Trade Zone, there was no question that our hometown of Battle Creek, […]

Why Diversifying is Essential

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It’s no secret that we offer a diverse array of services at STEWART Industries. We’re big fans of the idea that you need to adapt to survive. Now, in the wake of COVID-19, it’s even more necessary than ever to consider your options when it comes to diversifying your business. Sticking to one industry will […]

Why Medical Device Certification is Important

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Now, perhaps more than ever, people around the world need medical devices they can count on. In order to help fill that need, STEWART has been creating personal protective equipment (PPE) for people in the healthcare industry and beyond. STEWART Industries is ISO 13485 certified, which means we are in the unique position to help […]

The STEWART Industries Story

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As a family owned business, we’re passionate about honoring the past, supporting the present, and continuing to move forward into the future. For the past 20 years, Stewart Industries has been evolving to better serve customers while always looking ahead for what’s next. We’re excited to keep building on such a solid foundation. Here’s a […]

Case Study: Personal Protective Equipment

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The battle against COVID-19 has shown us that our healthcare systems are unable to fully provide our front-line workers with adequate protection. With this in mind, we are looking to fill the gap and supply those in need with the protection they deserve. As a small business, we are able to fill these holes. We […]

How We Can Help with Personal Protective Equipment

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Personal protective equipment (PPE) is a must-have for workers on the front line. Unfortunately, the rapid spread of COVID-19 caught most of the world off guard, and there are extreme shortages for PPE on an international basis. Our team is doing all we can to make sure PPE can get to the people who need […]

How We Can Help Your Business Combat COVID-19

At this point, COVID-19 is affecting every business in the United States in one way or another. For manufacturers, this is now truer than ever, with heightened demand and smaller workforces to pull from. During this time, our team can help provide much-needed relief for companies that are functioning at capacity. Keep reading to learn […]