SDS provides a range of service in addition to pairing GAA services through the critical OEM phases.
- Locating potential factories & suppliers based on OEM’s needs and criteria
- Bi-Lateral Support – North America and country of supplier origin
- Identifying strategic advantages (location, size, capacity, competitive pricing, etc.)
- Participating in sample and approval process
- Factory visits/audits to ensure capability to supply and industry standards are met
- Negotiating terms and production schedules to meet the OEM/Customer Requirements
- Identification and qualification of new innovative products and services that reduce cost, weight or impact to the environment