This month marks Brighton Cromwell’s 20th year in business. Started as a privately-held, family run business, BC has served the needs of the defense and logistics sectors with niche offerings such as kitting, engineering, and parts support for U.S. weapon systems globally and provides a proven approach to new product development, engineering, and mission-critical obsolescence.
President and CEO Robert Van Etten, responsible for the strategic vision and direction of Brighton Cromwell which he founded with his father, Bill Van Etten, and brother Glenn Van Etten says, ”I am proud to be celebrating our 20th Anniversary. Our growth has been directly related to our ability to serve our customers where, when and how they need to be supported–with a wide range of kitting, engineering and product obsolescence support. We look forward to continuing to develop strategic partnerships and growing the breadth and depth of our offerings for the next 20 years.”
Brighton Cromwell (BC) is a go-to resource for the U.S. DLA/DoD/government and allied partners, primes, OEMs, manufacturers, and vendors when they need help navigating and succeeding in the supply chain of the defense industry.
Brighton Cromwell is a small business with large business capability, capacity, and reach. With over 1.2 million kits delivered, thousands of parts moved and customers in over 30 countries, Brighton Cromwell has a reputation as a proven partner that can support all requirements for vehicles, facilities, and support equipment. BC delivers part support for U.S. weapon systems, integrated procurement and supply chain management services, as well as logistics management.
Brighton Cromwell has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing defense and technology companies in the country over the past decade and has been listed among the top 25 small businesses passing savings onto the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Land and Maritime. It has also been awarded a top 5% Supplier Performance Ranking by the DLA. BC supports GSA Schedules (also referred to as Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) and Federal Supply Schedules).
Their GSA contract number is 47QMCA18D000L.
Brighton Cromwell’s proprietary supply management and sourcing technology suite, SEDNASearch™, allows BC to meet the complex logistics and procurement needs of the U.S. and international military markets with uncompromising precision and reliability. BC is certified to ISO 9001:2015 and to AS9120B for quality management.
This higher standard of excellence is reflective of Brighton Cromwell’s dedication to quality and the reason it is able to be as successful as it is—20 years later. BC’s corporate headquarters and warehouse distribution center are located in the United States, specifically in Morristown, New Jersey and their Engineering & Technical Center is located in Lutz, Florida.