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Hello, we're Collaborative Supply Chains, A world leader in product costing with suppliers.

We make the relationship more strategic and productive between customers and suppliers by standardizing costs

We optimize your products designs to accelerate DFM (Design for manufacturing)

We accelerate waste identifications by knowledge based sourcing and "should be" cost models,

About Us

Collaborative Supply Chains

Collaborative Supply Chains is committed to revolutionizing supply chains by promoting collaboration and strategy through the implementation of open book cost models. We understand the importance transpareny and efficiency in businesses and our team is dedicated to working with companies to transition their supply chain processes to align with these principles. Our cost engineering team will provide support and guidance to ensure that costs are accurately tracked and managed, allowing for better decision making and cost savings. With our expertise and innovative approach, we strive to improve the overall performance of your supply chain and drive success for your company.

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Resources & Locations

We have cost engineering resources around the globe including USA, Europe, China and India. We have invested in local cost engineering resources to be able to support your global supply chains and operations. We will build a cost engineering team to support your companies costing needs.

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How To Hire Us

We are fast reacting, and we can ramp up or ramp down as quickly as your needs dictate. We can support a small project that only takes a few weeks. Or we can put together a dedicated cost engineering team that can support your company globally- a team oriented towards cost engineering will be established to assist your company with all its cost requirements.

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New Business Models

Simple Market Pricing holds you back in the old world, blind and without direction. Where do you make improvements when you have no site line to the cost drivers and waste. The transition to detailed knowledge based costing enables tremendous productivity improvements through cost driver transparency. It allows for the transformation to new business models that allow companies to go faster, work better together with their suppliers and find waste efficiently.

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Inflation Offset & Price Increase Management

Inflation and price increase requests are creating turmoil in our businesses today. We have a strong history of offsetting inflation and price increase requests. We do this by mapping out all cost drivers and find areas of continuous improvement. The list of common improvements include the following:

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Right Costs for Right Products

We provide you with the costing information and cost targets that you need for the products that you design and procure. This information can then be used for benchmarking, waste identification and continuous improvement with your suppliers, product engineers and buyers.

Industries Supported


Mining & Forestry Equipment


Defense & Military

Heavy & Medium Duty Truck

Electro Mechanicals

Health Care and Hospital Equipment



Computers & Electronics

Home Goods & Services


Automotive & Electric Vehicles

Government & Education

Rail & Locomotive

Airport & Aerospace

Companies That We Have Worked With