Do you also spend too much time cleaning BOMs or RFQs?

Whether you want to quote or manufacture, what everyone needs is a regular, simple format with well laid out data in separate columns.

I’d love to live in Theory, because in Theory everything is just fine! However, in practice this is not always the case…

  • The manufacturer’s reference (MPN) is often mentioned in the description, incomplete or incorrect.

  • For each component, multiple sources (an essential element for controlling risks and costs) are sometimes displayed in the same cell, line or even column.

  • Resistors and capacitors are often limited to a brief description but represent 60% of the lines in the BOM

Buymanager RFQ BOM

For consultations, the different actors pass the hot potato, which ends up with the distributor.

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