We are a world-class supplier of engineering raw materials. Our objective is to provide all our customers, from the small machine shop to the large multi-national corporation, a supply path that continuously delivers the highest levels of service, quality and value.
Based at our Central Operations and Bulk Warehousing Facility in Biggleswade, Smiths Purchasing provides centralised procurement services for the Group.
Our dedicated team of purchasing professionals work with suppliers who share our vision in terms of how we sell products into our chosen markets. We benefit from genuine collaborative relationships with our suppliers who value our expertise. The reciprocal relationships we build with our suppliers generates benefits which we pass on directly to our customers. As a centralised department, we create cost efficiencies which are also passed on in the same way.
Smiths Purchasing utilises the power of our industry-leading bespoke IT platform, which includes a powerful MRP system that uses complex algorithms to forecast future demand accurately. We offer our customers a level of stock certainty which is unrivalled in the engineering raw material supply sector.
Our purchasing team sets the highest standards in terms of quality and delivery performance. We actively work with our suppliers to ensure that overall quality and consistency is maintained to the highest standards. We also arrange capacity reservations which provide us with the flexibility to respond to our customer's deadlines.
Stratton Business Park, London Road,
We offer in-house processing options - for more information, please refer to our processing services.
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