Component Management

The LACROIX Electronics "High Performance Purchases"

We have a Purchasing Specialist in each project team, which allows:

  • Materials cost optimisation from design onwards
  • Risk analysis
  • Obsolescence management and analysis
  • Proposal of alternative sources
  • Management of specific requests (ITAR, REACH, RoHS, etc.)

LACROIX Electronics practises international sourcing.
Purchases are globalised for all sites.
We have a Purchasing Office in Asia.
The LACROIX Electronics Purchasing Department teams and the various production sites are devoted to:

  • Drawing up quotations
  • Purchase management per project
  • Production life cycle

LACROIX Electronics sets up optimised materials management:

  • Logistics contracts with the suppliers
  • Putting in place consignment stocks (VMI,CMI)
  • Operation in EDI
  • Direct purchases from manufacturers
  • End-of-life and obsolescence management


Partnerships with our suppliers:

  • Long-term relationships formalised by rigorous panel management
  • Contractualisation (NDA, QCD, Logistics)
  • A common aim: The Lacroix 2015 Supplier Plan

2015 Supplier Plan: