About Us - About Us

Synchronous Management Sarasota, Inc. directs 34 international affiliates in a global structure of supplier information and resources to deliver cost savings solutions to your procurement and manufacturing operations. In 1983 we developed the Synchronous Management® approach of using Synchronous Manufacturing strategy and Just In Time (JIT) production tactical tools to help organizations realize savings through implementing “Lean Enterprise” actions.

Our value chain brings a wealth of information and process implementation expertise to benefit client organizations around the globe. We have over 30 years of experience in working with countless companies operating in a breadth of industries, while demonstrating a track record of proven results. Our main offering, the Network Procurement® process, benefits your organization by providing value throughout the supply chain, and contrasts a negotiations approach that results in a win-lose scenario.

Our techniques allow a firm to achieve 90% of the lean benefits using 10% of the effort! Over the years the SMI team has become experts at achieving the real benefits from lean concepts and passing them on to your specific procurement, manufacturing and operations processes. Today SMI, based in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, and our global affiliates use our years of expertise to identify and prioritize opportunities within your firm. We then utilize the Network Procurement® process, Synchronous Management® and Lean Enterprise concepts and techniques to help companies around the world realize cost savings and quality benefits. Give us a call, we can help!