A Dozen Reasons Why SFE is Different








  • Exceptional Service – Our Customer Focus Team model provides single point access to full, cross-functional support
  • Upfront Obsolescence Management – Our team can identify component obsolescence issues and reduce supply chain risk at the beginning of your next project.
  • Design for Manufacturability (DFM) and Design for Test (DFT) – Specific and detailed DFM/DFT feedback and support to ensure optimum quality and reduce total cost.
  • Quick Turn Velocity – Our streamlined operations support customer needs for short lead times, on both turnkey and consignment orders.
  • Nationwide Manufacturing Presence – Our operations and sales engineering “footprint” extends across the USA.
  • Dedicated Prototype Value Stream – Rapid prototyping support and small volume production.
  • Kanban Inventory of Finished Goods – We will customize material replenishment and “pull systems” strategies for timely delivery and shipments from time of order release.
  • Robust Quality Management Systems – ISO 9001, AS 9100 Rev C (aerospace), and ISO 13485 certified.
  • “Working space” – Proactive collaboration with customers, developing unique solutions for new programs, legacy programs and critical challenges.
  • Application of Lean Manufacturing – A strong spirit and application of continuous improvement based on proven lean practices.
  • Counterfeit Parts Prevention Program – Our procedures and processes comply with the requirements of AS 5553 (Counterfeit Prevention Standard).
  • A Variety of Test Services – Test fixture development as well as flying probe, functional and environmental testing for production.