15th Anniversary Timeline

For fifteen years, GSS has been providing procurement, logistics and supply chain management services to OEMs in the United Kingdom, Ireland and mainland Europe. Here’s a snapshot of our history – so far.

2002 - Incorporated into the Cyclops Group

Global Supply Services is incorporated as part of the Cyclops Group.

2002 - ISO 9001 Certification

Global Supply Services receive ISO 9001 certification. The globally recognised standard showcases our continued commitment to quality management and the strong relationships that we form with our customers.

2004 - Canadian Office Opens

Due to the Cyclops Group expanding in North America, we gained an office and representatives in Canada, furthering our presence in a vital electronic and electromechanical component marketplace.

2005 - European and Asian Expansion

Global Supply Services continues to expand by growing its presence in the Far East and mainland Europe, concurrently improving our procurement and logistic networks.

2005 - New Scottish Premises

We opened up a new office in Stirling, Scotland, to act as a central base for our procurement and supply services.

2005 - Current Operations Manager, Keith Garside, joins

Keith initially joined Global Supply Services as a procurement specialist but has since been promoted to oversee all of GSS’ services.

2006 - Jana Oldridge joins GSS

Jana Oldridge joins the GSS team, managing and improving our relationships with key accounts in the Czech Republic and Central Europe.

2007 - GSS moves to York

Global Supply Services officially relocates, leaving Scotland for the historic walled city of York.

2008 - Further Expansion in Central Europe

A brand-new central hub is established in Hungary. Located near to the capital city of Budapest, the location allows us to expand the services that we can offer our Hungarian and Central European part whilst providing them with locally stored buffer stock, ensuring that their production lines will continue to run smoothly for years to come.

2008 - Simon Peacock joins

Simon joins the Global Supply Services team to oversee the day-to-day management of the company

2012 - 10th Anniversary

Global Supply Services celebrates its tenth anniversary of being part of the Cyclops Group

2014 - Marathon Special Products

Global Supply Services becomes a trusted franchise distributor of Marathon Special Products, the company’s first such agreement with a globally renowned manufacturer.

The agreement has seen us become an authorised partner for Marathon in both the United Kingdom and mainland Europe.

2015 - Kavan Wilkinson joins

With a decade’s experience in multiple industries, Kav immediately brought improvements to our purchasing, inventory and warehousing operations.

2017 - Global Supply Services' 15th Anniversary

GSS celebrates fifteen years of helping customers across Europe improve their supply chains!