Smith Exhibits Procurement and Service Offerings at DMSMS 2018 – Booth 128


Smith is displaying its sourcing, quality, and inventory management capabilities at DMSMS

Houston, TX (November 29, 2018) – Smith, a global distributor of electronic components and semiconductors, is exhibiting next week at DMSMS 2018, a conference addressing obsolescence management and shortages in the aerospace and defense industry.

This year’s conference theme revolves around sustainable systems planning in an accelerated acquisition environment. Smith sales representatives will be present at the company’s booth, 128, to discuss how the distributor’s global network of trusted suppliers can help support mission-critical projects of any size or scope. Additionally, these aerospace and defense consultants will be showcasing the company’s warehousing facilities and vendor-managed inventory solutions, while focusing on operational efficiency and centralization.

“The DMSMS conference is a strategic meeting place for aerospace and defense professionals to observe and examine trends in the supply chain industry,” said Timothy McQuade, Smith’s sales manager for its A&D business. “We are looking forward to a productive show, filled with opportunities to share information about Smith’s certified quality program and service capabilities.”


WHEN: Monday, December 3, 2018 – Thursday, December 6, 2018

WHERE: Booth 128

Music City Center

201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203

About Smith 

Founded in 1984, Smith sources, manages, and distributes the electronic components that go into everything from mobile phones and computers to appliances and directional drilling systems. In 16 cities around the world, from Silicon Valley to Seoul, Smith’s legion of employees communicates in 50 different languages and dialects and buys and sells components 24 hours per day, with global annual sales of $1.5 billion. Smith is always moving: helping manufacturers navigate market shifts; customizing supply chain solutions; testing components using cutting-edge technology. With testing and logistics hubs in Houston, Hong Kong, and Amsterdam, Smith’s processes focus on critical issues, from quality management to counterfeit prevention and environmental safety. Smith’s operations, purchasing, and sales worldwide are seamlessly integrated with the company’s global IT infrastructure, offering real-time inventory and logistics visibility anywhere in the world. Smith is the leading independent distributor of electronic components and ranks number eight among all global distributors. Smith’s Intelligent Distribution™ model adapts to ever-changing demands by providing reliable global electronics sourcing and logistics, regardless of distribution channel or locale. For more information, please visit, or, to reach a Smith representative 24 hours a day, please call +1 713.430.3000.


For more information, contact:

Margo Evans
Smith, VP of Marketing
+1 713.430.3966