Our customers benefit by having their development close to our electronics manufacturing operations

Continuing to take you from concept to creation.

We are a Nottingham, UK, based EMS provider, and we have been in the electronics manufacturing industry for 100 years. Our history means that we have stood the test of time through world wars, environmental disasters, and financial adversities. What has the past taught us to allow us to protect our future? To keep on producing.

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For over 100 years, we have conceptualised, created, and fulfilled our customers’ requests for electronic manufacturing services. Our two minute video highlights how we offer our customers’ access to state-of-the-art equipment, within our Nottingham based dedicated manufacturing facility. This is where we innovate and engineer our customers’ technology, offer supply chain intelligence, and accelerate product introduction to bring tech to life. Welcome to SMS – Smart Made Simple.

***Filmed prior to COVID-19 restrictions and social distancing measures were put in place***

We Know That Every Product Begins As An Idea.

To make ideas reality, innovators need electronics manufacturing partners for product realisation and fulfilment.

For a century, we have been the company enabling these ideas to become reality, offering agile and adaptive supply chain solutions, bringing electronic products to market faster, smarter and simpler.

Contact us to discuss your low volume/high mix, complex PCBA assembly needs.

Our Knowledge Network.

Knowledge is a critical asset. A strong, stable and well connected network opens endless possibilities.

Our Knowledge Networks connects the right people, with the right skills and knowledge at the right time and in the right platform, at SMS.

The Voice Of Our Customer.

***Filmed prior to COVID-19 restrictions and social distancing measures were put in place***

Martin Lyons, QHSE Manager at TrainFX

Meet Martin Lyons, QHSE Manager at TrainFX, who will discuss why TrainFX selected SMS – Smart Made Simple, as their preferred electronics manufacturing partner (EMS). TrainFX is a UK based engineering and rail technology company specialising in bespoke, turn-key, and fully integrated on-train solutions, that include devices such as; passenger information systems, crew communications, call for assistance devices, seat sensor technology, CCTV operations, and passenger counting systems.

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***Filmed prior to COVID-19 restrictions and social distancing measures were put in place***

Ramtech Electronics – A Strategic SMS Customer

Meet Mark Smith, Product Engineer, from a division in Ramtech Electronics, UK’s leading wireless systems technology specialist, delivering innovative safety and security solutions for the leisure and construction industries. Ramtech Electronics takes full advantage of their relationship with SMS and continues to see the business benefits outsourcing brings. They have more time to focus on their core competencies such as R&D, New Product Introduction, market entry, growth, and development as well as sales and marketing.

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Our Charity Of The Year 2020.

SMS – Smart Made Simple, are delighted to support Forever Stars Charity.

Forever Stars mission is to promote and protect the health of parents affected by the stillbirth or other perinatal or neonatal death of their child or children and to relieve suffering and emotional distress amongst such parents in particular, but not exclusively, by:

Providing or assisting in the provision of facilities and services designed to meet their needs at the Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham not otherwise made available by the National Health Service, and supporting newly bereaved parents by providing emotional support, practical advice and information.


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Registered Office: SMS House, Technology Drive, Beeston, Nottingham NG9 1AD,   VAT Number: GB 804541944