Purchasing & Supplier Partnerships
We have worked hard since our formation to build exceptional relationships with our suppliers and we have developed and maintained a well-established, local and global supplier network of small, medium and large distributors and subcontractor facilities offering:
- Metal fabrication
- Plastic Injection
- Vacuum Moulding
- Custom Printing
- Circuit boards are sourced from the UK and the Far East and are
UL approved as a minimum requirement
We utilise advanced materials purchasing and handling with our recently implemented Microsoft Dynamics Nav ERP factory management system. We have a strong management team for supplier negotiation, progressing and internal logistics based in our Bedford office where they have the resources for worldwide real-time component searching and tracking.
We have over 100 years of experience in our purchasing team in procuring all aspects of electronic and electrical componentry including printed circuit boards, semiconductors, passives and hardware including metal and plastic fabrications. Our purchasing power and monitoring of all the electronic supply markets help reduce lead times and guarantees fewer supply problems.
We have solutions in materials control that enable us to use E-commerce to deal with our supplier base for purchase orders, expediting and rescheduling our orders and requirements. Furthermore, efficient progress chasing has reduced lead times and shortages to controlled and acceptable levels.
Tioga has an on-line state of the art component tracking system enabling us to view worldwide stocks and availability of all electronic and passive components using only approved and internationally recognised distributors. Our on-line communications with the world's largest component distributors and dealers enable us to quickly and accurately quote costs and lead times.