Firms today face relentless margin pressure, tighter timelines, and global competition that require streamlined procedures and a better understanding of real costs to help drive predictable profits. At QSTRAT, our team is completely focused on working with our clients to help them achieve these goals with our industry-leading software and services. Today, our suite of products processes hundreds of thousands of RFx’s annually from users in hundreds of facilities in over twenty countries globally.
We focus on streamlining the Sourcing and Quoting process for
Manufacturers and Distributors in the Automotive, Industrial, Medical Devices, Aerospace and High Tech Industries
QSTRAT’s Management Team has a depth of experience in developing and implementing Supply Chain Solutions. Our Manufacturing and Distribution Industry Knowledge related to Quoting, Sourcing and ERP brings a new perspective to the Digital challenges of our Customers.
Customer Success Leader
ERP Strategic Advisory Services Leader
There are many Industry Groups that collectively support the Industries we serve and provide valuable resources to optimize the Global Quoting and Sourcing business processes.
QSTRAT is a member of many leading industry groups and works closely with other industry partners to optimize the Sales Quotation and Supplier RFx business processes.
The Automotive Industry Action Group provides an open forum where members cooperate in developing and promoting solutions that enhance the prosperity of the automotive industry.
The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) is Canada’s largest association for supply chain management professionals. We represent 7,500 members as well as the wider profession working in roles that cover sourcing, procurement, logistics, inventory, and contract management.
The Society of Automotive Engineers is your one-stop resource for technical information and expertise used in designing, building, maintaining, and operating self-propelled vehicles for use on land or sea, in air or space.
APMA is Canada’s national association representing OEM producers of parts, equipment, tools, supplies and services for the worldwide automotive industry.
Steve Wargalla has led the company to growth and profitability for over 10 years. Steve is a leader in the field of Supply Chain and ERP systems and has over 25 years experience in providing successful technology implementations to Manufacturing and Distribution companies. Steve is an expert in Quoting and Sourcing solutions and continues to provide leadership in evolving best practices in this area.
John Dickey has a broad background in Manufacturing and Distribution. He has led many ERP and Supply Chain organizations and continues to assist clients in the successful implementation of technology. At QSTRAT, John is responsible for business development and helping Customers succeed and improve their efficiency and profitability.
Josie is responsible for Customer Support and Software implementation services. Josie is a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) and has over 20 years experience working for a large international consulting firm as well as Software Development companies. Josie’s goal is to ensure our customers get the maximum value from our Quoting, Costing and Sourcing software tools. QSTRAT’s Support Team continually gets accolades from our Customers for being the most responsive, with the fastest problem resolution time.
Lynn is responsible for our ERP Consulting practice. Lynn’s 20 + year of experience includes implementing a number of the leading ERP Solutions in Automotive, Industrial, Medical and CPG Industry Segments. Lynn’s has deep experience with the QAD ERP Solution as will as others. Our methodology ensures a balanced approach to People, Process and Technology that guarantees a successful outcome.
Lynn’s experience also includes Global implementations in Europe, Asia and North America.
Load sourcing event information from QLM Costing, a spreadsheet, a prior event or enter manually as required, add supporting documents, drawings, spec files, etc.
Assign vendors to e-RFQ based on category of element being sourced or allow the system to do the selection for your validation before issuing
Two-Way Communication with vendors through system generated emails including supporting documents
Attachments and fully-validated Supplier Submissions with no Portal or manual data-entry required
Immediate access to supplier responses and state of the art Decision Support tools for comparison and award