Global Purchasing.

Melbye Skandinavia is a leading supplier of products for building the power- and fiberoptical grid in Norway, Sweden and Denmark.  We are a global purchasing actor, who sources from suppliers worldwide that contribute to fulfill our purchasing vision stated below.

Our strategic intent is to maintain our market leadership in our products by providing customer benefits and exceeding customer satisfaction through Smarter System Solutions, High Quality, High Reliability in Deliveries, Innovation Collaboration with Strategic Brand and OEM Manufacturers, and Cost Effective Solutions made possible by utilizing the strengths of our supplier base.

We will achieve our intent through results driven focus on collaborative manufacturing partners, a strong pipeline of development activitites, continuous supplier performance measurement, and competitive supplier management.

In order to achieve our needs and desires, we will encourage open communication channels, creativity, continuous improvement, cross functional teamwork and attempts to identify and solve problems will be rewarded within our multi-culture. We will coach and mentor the needy, remove all non-value added activities, treat suppliers with the honor and respect that they deserve, and allow all problems to be visible. We will achieve the above mentioned priorities through teamwork in which the roles are defined, systems are supportive and the processes support transparent decision making.