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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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Does the material supplier stay in communication regarding installation or other aspects of the materials supplied?
notes that even though an OEM usually designates the resin type, custom molders "often have the option of choosing between competing material suppliers.
While definitions of alloys and blends vary greatly among material suppliers, Robert Schaefer, manager of new business development for the Plastics Div.
Headquartered in San Marcos, California, Raw Material Suppliers is a distributor of private-labeled RTV silicone, urethane, mold release as well as adhesive products.
Named secretary of the SPI executive board and chairperson of the Material Suppliers Council was Richard Angiullo of DuPont Fluoroproducts in Wilmington, Del.
Speakers will include end users, nonwoven fabric producers, equipment and material suppliers and independent technical experts.
The company has traditionally provided compliance and research testing for a variety of clients, including NHTSA, as well as the tire manufacturers and raw material suppliers.
And material suppliers are tweaking existing formulations to improve their transmittance or absorption of laser light.
This is a vital reference guide for boat builders (OEMs), composite material suppliers, boat part builders, investors, researchers, executives, distributors and many more, who are dealing with the boat market.
GSQA is said to provide quality assurance purchasing and production personnel with real-time supplier material quality data from its 1,600+ worldwide direct material suppliers.
Material suppliers are starting to remedy the paucity of suitable resins that has handicapped progress in technical blow molding.
This is an indispensable reference guide for multi-national material suppliers, product manufacturers, investors, executives, distributors and many more, who are dealing with the composites market.

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