Electronics Purchasing Strategies: “Smith & Associates: Independent but Quality Obsessed”
Written by Barbara Jorgensen, Electronics Purchasing Strategies
Wednesday, 05 February 2014 00:00
In this article, Jorgensen details Smith’s dramatic growth over the last thirty years from a small startup operating out of a living room to the global powerhouse it is today, and the challenges it faced along the way. Focusing on integrity and strategic growth from the beginning, Smith made careful choices in the midst of a convoluted supply chain. From gradually expanding its global footprint, to dealing with the industry’s stigma against independent distributors, to elevating itself to a leader in quality control, Smith has built a legacy since 1984, and will only continue to do so.
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