Supplier Management Solutions, Inc. (SMS) was established in 2007 and is a US based leader in the Aerospace & Defense Industry providing fully integrated supplier management services to Prime and Tier-1/Tier-2 Manufacturers as it relates to supplier performance.
Headquartered in Temecula, CA, Steve M. Clarke, CEO/President and his team are equipped with over thirty-three (33) years of industry experience. Together, SMS understands the current realities and the urgent need for a more efficient, sustainable and cost effective supply chain management solution.
SMS employs a workforce that brings a multifaceted group of skills that combine aerospace manufacturing knowledge with supply chain management expertise. SMS’ team of full-time, salaried professionals provide on-site supplier performance management in more than forty (40) states and ten (10) countries internationally. Our mission is to bring our customers’ parts home on-time, every time, by increasing visibility, accountability, discipline and communication across the entire supply base. On behalf of our Prime Customers, SMS’ team of dedicated Delivery Assurance Specialists (DAS), are improving performance in 800+ suppliers, supporting over 350 Commercial & Defense Programs and ensuring on-time delivery for over 100,000 production, spare and MRO parts.
SMS sustains continuity and relevance, evolving with industry demands and Prime Manufacturers’ needs in an ever changing economic climate. In recognition of our significant impact to improving supplier performance, SMS is a recipient of the prestigious honor from Northrop Grumman as their Supplier of the Year and is recognized by multiple Primes as a Preferred Supplier.