Global Sourcing

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Services aimed at companies that want to identify global suppliers and have guaranteed on-time delivery and quality assured through a reliable supply chain.

Argos has a specialized team in Brazil, United States, Europe and Southeast Asia, that operates globally and provides local support to customers and suppliers.

SOURCING - RFQ, Identify potential suppliers, Receive and analyze quotes, Negotiation, Supplier audit and validation and Supplier nomination

Quotation process:

  • Identify and develop suppliers
  • Select potential suppliers, request quotation and negotiate
  • RFI - Information from the suppliers identified
  • Comparative analysis between suppliers
  • Import cost study
  • Negotiation
  • Supplier nomination
  • Support for product development and tooling
  • Sample development

Audit Process, validation and
monitoring – SQE
(Supplier Quality Engineering)

  • Supplier audits
  • Design Review
  • Product Validation
  • Tooling development and manufacturing process (Try-outs)
  • Review and prepare quality documents (FAI, ISIR, FMEA, PPAP, etc.)
  • Process improvements
  • Training


  • Managing delivery schedules
  • Prepare export documents
  • Production and delivery follow up
  • Consolidation of shipments
  • Contract freight forwarders for air and ocean shipments
  • Storage and repacking of products

Inspection and Quality Control – IQC

  • Prepare control plans for inspection as required by the customer, including functional, mechanical and chemical tests.
  • Issue inspection reports prior to shipment
  • Issue non-conformance reports, corrective and preventive actions and contingency plans
  • Monitor supplier performance (PPM and DPM)


  • Financial analysis
  • Extended payment terms with lower international interest rates
1. Shipping Schedule. 2. Managing deliveries. 3.Inspection and quality control. 4. Consolidation. 5.Shipment.



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