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Supplier

A company that provides goods or services to another company. These goods or services may be used to make a different good or service (which is then sold to customers). Alternately, the supplier may provide retail goods or services that a company simply re-sells.

supplier

a producer or distributor of a GOOD or SERVICE. See also INTERNAL SUPPLIER.

supplier

see FIRM.
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Bob Still, automotive market development manager at Phillips Chemical Co., Bartlesville, Okla., notes that even though an OEM usually designates the resin type, custom molders "often have the option of choosing between competing material suppliers. That's when technical-service support comes into play." As an example, he says Phillips can work with the processor to come up with a specially tailored compound that fits the required cost/performance guidelines.
While definitions of alloys and blends vary greatly among material suppliers, Robert Schaefer, manager of new business development for the Plastics Div.
Elizabeth Walters, Esq., has been specializing in the area of Construction Collection/Mechanic's Lien Law for almost 30 years, Elizabeth has been assisting her clients, including design professionals, subcontractors, material suppliers, and equipment rental companies throughout California, She is also licensed in Texas and has been a speaker in her field for more than 25 years, She is currently Of Counsel with the firm of Dunn DeSantis Walt & Kendrick, LLP, Elizabeth has been assisting NACM and its clients for over a decade.
Material suppliers were interested in lead-flee and halogen-flee areas, while LDI was the predominant topic of discussion for the equipment vendors.
In the alliance supported by a contract, the manufacturer strongly agreed the contract was important but the material supplier disagreed.
- Does the material supplier assist in the submittal selection?
The material supplier should appreciate the difference between contracting with a property owner directly, or alternatively, with a leaseholder.
Any subcontractor or material supplier can demand, at any time, from the contractor, a list of all persons working on the project and the amounts due to each; and the contractor is legally obligated to provide such a list within five days.
If the state or federal government is involved in the beneficial reuse project, the foundry gains the greatest protection by entering a contract with the government agency to supplys and as a material supplier. The liability protections for contractors are more developed than are those for persons "rendering assistance" without a contract.
Raw material supplier American Fibers and Yarns (AFY), Greenville, SC, will sell its staple fiber and related business to Drake Extrusion, Martinsville, VA.
pipe involved molder and mold-maker Polytec Thermoplast GmbH of Idstein, Germany; material supplier A.
Raw material supplier Cytec Industries, West Paterson, NJ, is pursuing strategic options for its paper chemicals business in an effort to drive growth.

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