Chess Group is your outsourced procurement department specializing in sourcing, quality, warehousing, and logistics within your desired inventory management system. We specialize in supplying precision components from manufacturing firms located both domestically and abroad. Our former presence as Alliance Fasteners, has been providing these services on a high level to some of the largest manufacturers in the U.S. since 1959. Using the experience of Alliance Fastener’s management along with our industry expertise and international engineers, we are able to deliver metal, alloy, rubber, and plastic parts from our large network of over 50 suppliers located right here in the US as well as internationally.
Our firm removes many of the concerns and risks faced by manufacturers and product creators, and instead delivers a higher quality product, at a lower cost, that integrates perfectly with your inventory and production process. Chess Group integrates American management and over 50 years in the hardware sourcing business with strong relationships in manufacturing and engineering. We can make your experience of buying castings and other components as easy as calling up for a commodity part. Our strong understanding of the global business environment will assist firms in attaining quality products without the risk of mis-communication or quality issues often experienced by facilities dealing with foreign firms or new markets.
From our headquarters located in Syracuse, NY and additional engineering offices located in Nanjing, China, we are positioned to deliver on all of your manufactured component needs. Chess Group manages 5+ factories that specialize in different areas of metal fabrication including castings, hot forgings, extrusions, stampings, and screw machines. We also manage relationships with over 50 suppliers and subcontractors giving us a wide range of services we can offer in managing your needs in both products, processes, and logistics.
- Our relationships with our vendors run over multiple decades allow us to ensure quality and exemplary customer service all the way through the supply chain.
- Our quality department has won recognition from multiple customers including those in the aerospace, automotive, and energy industries.
- We adapt our delivery methods to accommodate your desired ordering methods including Just In Time, VMI, Kanban, and other systems.
- With bilingual Chinese Engineers based in Nanjing, we can oversee production of foreign and quality of foreign suppliers right at the factories, further lowering costs, increasing transparency, and getting a better end product to our customers.
- We will warehouse multiple years inventory to ensure that you are never on shutdown or without your parts, lowering your lead time and improving the leanness of your firm.
- We are an “Employee Owned” company, so every employee has a personal interest in providing the very best service.