General Industry Terms and Definitions

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
There are currently 3 names in this directory
PCN
Product Change Notification – A process by which component manufacturers let the industry know about changes in their parts that might affect customers.

POS
Point of Sale - Information that Distributors send to component manufacturers listing the sales for the period including such items at part number, quantity, buyer, etc.

PPAP
Production Part Approval Process is to confirm that suppliers have properly understood all the design and specification requirements for the components they supply, and that the supplier’s process has the capability to consistently deliver products that comply with those requirements.