Our purchasing strategy

As a company of the KNDS Group, Strategic Purchasing has the task of maintaining the global network with a competitive procurement portfolio and developing it further.

Our purchasing strategy

The procurement department supports the contract execution of KNDS Deutschland customers by building up and developing its worldwide supplier network.

All activities are focused on securing the technological market leadership through the purchase of innovative, high quality and proper technological components. The selection of markets and partners depends on the current needs, whereby continuity and long-term partnerships are playing the major role. All activities are based sustainably on the ecological and economic policies of KNDS Deutschland. Our actions are based on transparency, fairness and the commitment to our compliance regulations.

You will become a potential partner, if you are a supplier, who complies with the following conditions and requirements:

Minimum requirements

  • Certificates / approvals as required
  • Effective and performance-focused management system
  • Acceptance of our purchasing and quality assurance conditions (QA)
  • Signing of NDA / confidentiality agreement
  • Acceptance and establishment of trust mail for electronic data transmission
  • Compliance with REACH, EU-RoHS etc.
  • No use of conflict materials
  • Compliance with legally regulated labour standards and rights as well as environmental standards


  • Optimal cost-to-benefit ratio
  • Cooperation in effective risk management
  • High innovative capability to maintain our technological leadership
  • Short delivery times and optimised reaction times
  • High compliance with deadlines and effective logistics
  • Effective communication and transparency
  • Stable and high process quality

Do you meet our requirements?

Then don't hestitate to apply:

Supplier questionnaire


Do you have any further questions? Please contact us at the following address:

KNDS Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG
Strategic Purchasing
Krauss-Maffei-Straße 11
80997 Munich, Germany

Telephone: 0561 105 – 2950
E-mail: einkauf (at)