Global Purchasing: “Electronics Supply Chain Continues Fight Against Counterfeit Parts”
Written by Victoria Fraza Kickham, Distribution Editor, Global Purchasing
Friday, 28 September 2012 00:00
In this article, Global Purchasing Distribution Editor Victoria Fraza Kickham shares excerpts from her conversation with representatives from the government and supply chain companies, in which these key parties discussed new dynamics in the electronics supply chain in the wake of the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act, which “details actions for curbing the flow of counterfeit electronic parts into the defense supply chain.” Smith’s Chief Operating Officer, Matt Hartzell, offers insight on the increasing necessity of stringent counterfeit surveillance to protect the supply chain from substandard components.
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