Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) at Sika is a process of classifying, selecting, evaluating, integrating suppliers and managing suppliers’ performance to mutually improve business results. Supplier Relationship Management is focused on continuous improvements within the areas of Quality, Delivery, Service, Cost, Innovation which leads to:

  • Clearer focus on strategic targets and risk management
  • “one voice towards Sika supplier”
  • Improved supplier performance
  • Achieving harmonized, productive working relationships with other functional areas within the organization
  • Continuous improvement of customer service, supply, quality, overall cost and material flow
  • More efficient and transparent internal processes (e. g. standardization)
  • Faster response times (with business partners and customers)
  • A long-term-supplier strategy