Blog, Page 3

Welcome to our blog, called "Ask Ken." Ken Boss is our VP of Sales and Marketing and has been with JN White® for over 30 years, so he knows his stuff when it comes to membrane switches, graphic overlays, and custom labels. His blogs insightfully answer frequently asked questions and share the knowledge he has collected over the past three decades.

Minimizing Carbon Footprint

What You Need to Know About Military Membrane Switches

As you may know, products built for the military carry a range of unique and highly demanding design, production, and performance requirements. There is simply no room for error when it comes to these applications. That’s why the membrane switches…

Non Tactile Switch Silver Circuitry

5 Questions to Ask Your Membrane Switch Manufacturer

Membrane switches offer tremendous flexibility, allowing engineers to design and implement a very precise customer experience that can be refined to fit most any industry. Parameters they can consider include physical design, the graphic overlays, visual and tactile feedback, surface…

ISO Certification

ISO 9001:2015 Certification

  I’m excited to announce that we were awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification in the first quarter of 2018. We were previously ISO 9001:2008 certified and, as part of our continuous improvement initiatives, sought recertification soon after it was made available. Our…

Six Sigma Lean Manufacturing Journey

The Lean Manufacturing Journey

It’s always been a goal of mine, and of JN White’s, to bring technologies and skills to our customers in a more personal, more effortless manner. Now that we’ve embarked on our lean manufacturing journey, that goal is coming to…

Durable Membrane Switche

How Can I Make My Membrane Switch More Durable?

By Ken Boss I’ve come across many design engineers who underestimate the durability of membrane switches. They tend to prefer mechanical switches, most likely because mechanical switches can feel heavier and more physical than a typical membrane switch. But there…

Military Backlighting

The Importance of In-House Design & Engineering

By Ken Boss There’s one thing that’s a constant in this industry, and that’s that it is always changing. It used to be that our customers and their engineers came to us with a design, and we built it. Simple…

Designed and developed by