Aerospheres Forms Consignment Agreement with Joramco

Chemical Care program puts products onsite and available 24/7

COMMERCE, Calif., November 15, 2023 –  FDH Aero (“FDH”), a global provider of supply chain solutions for the aerospace and defense industry, announced today a new customer consignment agreement between Aerospheres, an FDH company, and Joramco, an Amman, Jordan-based maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider and the engineering arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise.

A commemoration signing ceremony took place at Dubai Airshow on Tuesday, Nov. 14. Representatives from Aerospheres and Joramco participated in the ceremony.

Aerospheres has been a trusted partner of Joramco, supplying aviation-related chemicals for many years. This partnership extends with the new Chemical Care agreement. Under this agreement, Aerospheres will consign an agreed inventory to Joramco, allowing them to consume directly from stock. The program offers benefits such as lower inventory holding costs, improved cash flow, reduced freight and purchasing administration expenses, lower scrappage rates, and the peace of mind of having stock on hand at all times.

“Customers see the real benefits that our consignment programs can deliver, and we have been able to make purchasing chemicals much more efficient for them,” said Aerospheres Group President Paul Thompson. “We now have many large MROs and airlines participating in consignment programs, across the globe, and we’re thrilled to now include Joramco as a consignment customer.”

Commenting on this agreement, Chief Executive Officer of Joramco, Fraser Currie, said, “Here at Joramco, we are proud in our ability to lead the way and set new industry standards. We are excited to announce that we have recently signed a new consignment program that will elevate our supply chain model. This innovative step will not only help us reduce inventory hold costs, but it will also ensure the uninterrupted availability of materials to service our valued customers. As we strive to provide exceptional service, this initiative is crucial in maintaining our commitment to excellence.”

With a focus on white-glove customer experience and partnership agreements with the industry’s trusted component brands, FDH Aero has become a leading supply chain solutions partner. The company delivers a full range of hardware, electrical, chemical and consumable products and value-add services to the world’s aerospace and defense customers.

About Aerospheres

Aerospheres is a world-class leader in real-time distribution of chemicals, paints, adhesives, sealants, lubricants and composites in support of commercial airline MRO operations and the defense industry worldwide. The company offers a one-stop shop for all aerospace material requirements. Aerospheres is currently servicing over 1,000 customers worldwide with regular requirements of composite materials, adhesives, paints/ primers, tapes, metallic and non-metallic materials, including many items which are considered rare and difficult to obtain on short lead-times.

About FDH Aero

FDH Aero is a trusted global supply chain partner for aerospace and defense companies. With more than 55 years of experience, it specializes in c-class components that include hardware, electrical, chemical, and consumable products and services for global OEM and aftermarket customers. FDH is headquartered in Commerce, California, and has operations across the Americas, EMEA and APAC. FDH Aero has locations in 14 countries across the globe, with more than 1,200 best-in-industry employees and over 650,000 square feet of inventory space.

For more information, please visit the FDH Aero website.

Contact
Heather Rosenow
Vice President, Global Marketing & Communications
mediarelations@fdhaero.com

FDH Aero Launches New Website for PDQ Airspares

New website designed to deliver speed and personalized experience for PDQ’s growing aerospace consumables customer base

COMMERCE, California, Oct. 16, 2023 –  FDH Aero (“FDH”)a global supply chain solutions provider for aerospace and defense OEMs and aftermarket segments, today announced the launch of a new website for FDH Aero brand PDQ Airspares (PDQ), a top-tier distributor of aerospace consumables and provider of supply chain management services to the airline and MRO industry. Coinciding with PDQ’s five-year anniversary as a member of the FDH Aero family of brands, the new site is live and operational as of today.

Designed to deliver speed, accessibility and a personalized experience for PDQ’s growing customer base, the new site features an updated brand look while retaining PDQ’s iconic logos and brand marks for the industry. The refreshed graphics align closely with the FDH Aero website to create a crisp, clear and efficient experience that’s accessible and engaging for PDQ customers.

“The consumables business remains the foundation of the maintenance and overhaul function of our industry, and PDQ has been growing and evolving alongside it to become Europe’s leading consumables solution provider to the airline and MRO industry,” said PDQ Airspares Managing Director Paul Rice. “Getting our brand refresh right is important, because our customers count on us to understand that small parts make a big difference, every day. Most important, the new website highlights our commitment to simplifying the supply chain for our aftermarket customers around the world through our efficient solutions and services.”

PDQ is an integral part of the FDH Aero team. The European-based company has been a consumable provider to the airline and MRO industry for more than 30 years, offering a range of solutions for operational requirements guaranteed to generate significant savings in both time and money.

“As we continue to expand our global footprint and product breadth, we want to ensure we maintain the highest level of service that our trusted reputation guarantees,” Rice added. “Our new site will play a pivotal role in allowing us to quickly meet customer needs, simplify procurement and empower our customers with easy access to our expanded product offerings.”

About PDQ Airspares

PDQ Airspares is a top-tier distributor of aerospace consumables and provider of supply chain management services to the airline and MRO industry. With more than 30 years’ experience, PDQ understands and effectively targets the individual demands of each customer’s operational requirements with solutions that generate savings in both time and money.

About FDH Aero

FDH Aero is a trusted global supply chain partner for aerospace and defense companies. With more than 55 years of experience, it specializes in c-class components that include hardware, electrical, chemical, and consumable products and services for global OEM and aftermarket customers. FDH is headquartered in Commerce, California, and has operations across the Americas, EMEA and APAC. FDH Aero has locations in 14 countries across the globe, with more than 1,200 best-in-industry employees and over 650,000 square feet of inventory space.

For more information, please visit the FDH Aero website.                                                                                             

Contact
Heather Rosenow
Vice President, Global Marketing & Communications
mediarelations@fdhaero.com

PDQ Airspares Forms Consignment Agreement with GMF AeroAsia

Agreement further strengthens presence and capabilities in the Asia-Pacific region

COMMERCE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2023 – FDH Aero (“FDH”), a global provider of supply chain solutions for the aerospace and defense industry, announced today a new consignment agreement between FDH Aero brand PDQ Airspares and Garuda Maintenance Facility (GMF) AeroAsia, one of the largest aircraft maintenance repair and overhaul companies serving the Asia-Pacific region.

A commemoration signing ceremony took place during Aviation Week’s annual MRO Asia-Pacific conference in Singapore on Thursday, Sept. 28. Representatives from both PDQ Airspares, an FDH company, and GMF AeroAsia participated in the ceremony.

“Today’s announcement highlights the continuing investments we’re making to simplify the supply chain for our aerospace and defense customers,” PDQ Airspares Managing Director Paul Rice said. “Together with GMF, the partnership provides a platform to support our continued growth throughout the Asia-Pacific region, which has the largest aviation market growth potential in the world. It’s a win-win.”

The new deal solidifies PDQ Airspares as a premier provider of maintenance and repair consumables to GMF. Under the consignment agreement, PDQ places an agreed amount of inventory in GMF’s warehouse and allows them to consume directly from the stock. Consignment customers then purchase the inventory only after they have consumed it. Consignment benefits include reduced freight costs, reduced costs associated with paying multiple suppliers, and the peace of mind of having stock on hand at all times.

“This agreement is a prime example of our commitment to the growth and success of our partners,” Rice added. “We’ve found the consignment model provides real benefits to our customers’ business, and we believe it will help ensure GMF continues to be a leading service provider to airlines operating across Asia-Pacific.” 

With a focus on white-glove customer experience and partnership agreements with the industry’s trusted component brands, FDH Aero has become a leading supply chain solutions partner. The company delivers a full range of hardware, electrical, chemical and consumable products and value-add services to the world’s aerospace and defense customers.

Based in Tangerang, Indonesia, GMF AeroAsia employs more than 4,000 people in offices around the world and continues to increase its presence as a key player in the global aviation industry ecosystem.

About PDQ Airspares

PDQ Airspares is a top-tier distributor of aerospace consumables and provider of supply chain management services to the airline and MRO industry.  With more than 30 years’ experience, PDQ understands and effectively targets the individual demands of each customer’s operational requirements with solutions that generate savings in both time and money.

 

About FDH Aero

FDH Aero is a trusted global supply chain partner for aerospace and defense companies. With more than 55 years of experience, it specializes in c-class components that include hardware, electrical, chemical, and consumable products and services for global OEM and aftermarket customers. FDH is headquartered in Commerce, California, and has operations across the Americas, EMEA and APAC. FDH Aero has locations in 14 countries across the globe, with more than 1,200 best-in-industry employees and over 650,000 square feet of inventory space.

For more information, please visit the FDH Aero website.

Contact
Heather Rosenow
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
mediarelations@fdhaero.com