SUPPLIER QUALIFICATIONS

Successful suppliers to General Dynamics will demonstrate:

  • Financial viability
  • High ethical standards
  • Competitive pricing to the represented industry
  • Appropriate industry quality procedures and processes
  • A cost reduction program
  • A cycle time reduction program
  • Continuous improvement initiatives
  • The ability to offer a technological or service advantage over other competitors
  • The capability to utilize innovations such as in the delivery of goods or services applying e-commerce, EDI, hubbing, etc.
For U.S. suppliers who qualify as Diversity Suppliers and are officially certified by a third-party certifying body, additional support is available to you in identifying opportunities within General Dynamics from the Small Business Liaisons.

Accepted third party certification bodies include:

  • National and Regional Minority Supplier Development Councils
  • U. S. Small Business Administration