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Supplier Recognition Programs

Boeing develops, manufactures and services commercial airplanes, defense products and space systems for customers in more than 150 countries and leverages the talents of a global supplier base to advance economic opportunity, sustainability and community impact, working with more than 10,000 active suppliers worldwide. As an industry leader, it is incumbent upon Boeing to recognize our top performing suppliers and ensure that they have the opportunity to collaborate, innovate, and continually improve along with us. All of our top performing suppliers have demonstrated their commitment to Boeings Principles and Priorities, and we embrace the opportunity to recognize them with our Supplier of the Year Awards and the industry-leading Supply Chain Performance Achievement program.


Supply Chain Principles


Supply Chain Priorities


Supplier of the Year Awards

The Supplier of the Year Award program is an industry-leading recognition program that highlights the accomplishments of our top-performing suppliers who have contributed to Boeing’s success by demonstrating their commitment to our core principles. It is our honor and privilege to recognize these companies at our annual conference and award ceremony.


Supplier of the Year Categories:

  • Alliance Award (leadership nomination) - Contributes to Boeing’s success by sharing risk and through long-term relationships that support and advance our strategic objectives
  • Collaboration Award - Worked with Boeing to achieve a shared goal in areas of innovation, or process/product improvement
  • Outstanding Performance Award - A sustained high level of performance in support of key Boeing Supply Chain initiatives
  • Pathfinder Award- Through the use of new technologies and or processes, supplier created substantial new value within the Boeing Supply Chain
  • Safety and Quality Award - Commitment to safety and continuous quality improvement has resulted in Supply Chain leading performance
  • Supplier Diversity Award Diverse supplier whose agility and willingness to go above and beyond expectations to work with Boeing to achieve a shared goal
  • Supply Chain Visibility Award - Supports Boeing digital thread strategy by enabling real-time visibility across the supply chain
  • Supply Support and Services Award - Provides outstanding support or services to Boeing. This includes engineering support, logistical support, and/or site services.
  • Sustainability Award - Demonstrates leadership, outstanding performance or successful partnerships in a formal, measurable sustainability program and culture of sustainable leadership

2022 Supplier of the Year Winners

    Tata Advanced Systems Ltd

    Voestalpine Bohler Aerospace Gmbh & Co Kg

    GeoControl Systems Inc

    Evergreen Aviation Tech Corp

    RBC Aerospace
    Safety & Quality Award to Support & Services Award

    Delaware Resource Group Oklahoma LLC

    Solvay / Cytec Engineered Materials (all sites)

    Edison Energy

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Supply Chain Performance Achievement

The Supply Chain Performance Achievement (SCPA) is an annual program to recognize superior performance as measured in the Enterprise Supplier Performance Measurement (ESPM) system. The SCPA program is globally recognized by the aerospace industry, and it acknowledges the top-performing suppliers who have demonstrated their ability to proactively manage supply chain quality, readiness, and health and deliver on Boeing’s commitment to advance global sustainability.
Boeing generally announces SCPA recipients during the first quarter of the following year.

SCPA Eligibility Criteria

  • Blue or Green composite performance ratings for each month of the SCPA performance period (Jan. 1 to Dec. 31) with no suppressed ESPM data
  • Minimum of 10 monthly deliveries or a Management Assessment rating

SCPA Recognition

  • Certificate of achievement
  • Achieving SCPA status or demonstration of outstanding achievement is a prerequisite for Boeing’s Supplier of the Year Outstanding Performance Award

Accessing Performance Data via ESPM

  • External users must be sponsored by a Boeing procurement agent to gain access to ESPM and their company’s Supplier Performance Measurement report. Please contact your procurement agent if you need to obtain access
  • External users can enter ESPM at Click on the Secure Logon link in the upper right-hand corner of the screen, and then log on to the Supplier Portal with the logon ID and password your procurement agent has provided.
  • Find the link to ESPM in your My Products section within the Supplier Portal.

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Premier Bidder Program

The Premier Bidder Program is designed to strengthen our collective performance by recognizing and rewarding consistently high performing Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) manufacturing suppliers. The program provides increased Request for Proposal (RFP) visibility, additional consideration in the proposal evaluation, as well as increased access to supply chain topics through exclusive conference events.

Premier Bidder Program Eligibility

All BCA manufacturing suppliers are considered for the program. Those that meet or exceed performance expectations are given the distinction of Boeing Premier Bidder.

Suppliers must meet the criteria below to be considered for the program:

  • Enterprise Supplier Performance Measurement (ESPM) rating of Green Quality and Green Delivery for both Enterprise and BCA (12-month rolling average).
  • BCA supplier with no major disputed commercial issues.

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