What is a Supplier ?

Supplier Definition

A supplier is a person, business, or entity that provides products or services to another entity. For example, a company that sells PCBAs to a laptop manufacturer or OEM is one example of a supplier. In the world of business to business (B2B), suppliers can refer to distributors (e.g., component manufacturers), vendors (organizations that sell products or services to customers), or contract manufacturers (organizations that manufacture products for OEMs and ODMs).

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