Global Strategic Supply Chain

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Striving daily to deliver the highest quality advanced surveillance, communications and integrated systems to our aerospace, defense and commercial customers worldwide, the Telephonics' Supply Chain team works diligently to meet and exceed high performance standards. We are committed to achieving zero defects and 100% on-time delivery, while providing cost-effective, leading-edge technology. This standard is held throughout the entire length of our supply chain.

At Telephonics, we view our global supply chain as a strategic component of our competitive advantage and have instituted policies and tools to ensure the sustainment of this position within our industry. Tools such as our comprehensive entry screening for prospective new suppliers and vigorous interactive Supplier Performance Rating System (SPRS), are designed for communicating performance criteria and results. They are key to building and maintaining our global supply chain relationships. Telephonics values the contributions of its supply chain partners and strives to align supplier performance to exceed customer expectations, while enhancing Telephonics efficiency through cost and performance management.

Our Procurement policy includes the following important elements, specifically designed to ensure we set and collectively achieve the highest standards:

  • Quality standards: zero defects
  • Technical excellence
  • Cost reduction
  • Schedule performance: 100% on-time delivery
  • Counterfeit parts prevention
  • Certified cost or pricing data
  • First Article Inspection (FAI)
  • Root cause corrective action
  • Environmental, Health and Safety

Supplier Partnership Information