Organizations share the same goals: providing quality products, services, and experiences to their customers while still maintaining margins. Establishing quality policies and procedures, and measuring employee performance, helps you understand and manage how well...read more
The demand for organic products continues to increase as more people take advantage of their benefits. Governments around the world have struggled with ensuring that products labeled as organic maintain organic standards in growing, handling and processing. In order...read more
When working with a new client we like to start with their calibration program because it is a good way to define what ISO really is asking of your company. Many companies have no calibration system or do not have an understanding of what is truly required. ISO 9001...read more
In many organizations, Quality is defined as “Zero Defects” or “Meeting Specifications”. This definition has nothing at all to do with quality, and worse, it will effectively prevent ongoing improvement. Quality should have an operational definition that quality is a...read more
A company stakes its reputation on its quality management system. Whether a company is already reaping the benefits of the new ISO 9001:2015 certification or is still transitioning to the newer standard, its quality environment encompasses more than a print and some...read more
How ISO Compliance Relates To Risk-Based Thinking There is hardly any business activity that does not involve risk. Shrewd business leaders understand this and adopt risk management approaches so as to able to increase their chances of success. While ISO compliance is...read more
Knowing and enforcing safety rules prevents deaths and is the primary purpose for ISO standards. But there are other iso advantages for your manufacturing company. Becoming ISO Certified, helps companies maximize profits, ensure the highest quality of products and...read more
The Underestimated Benefits of Becoming ISO Certified The International Organization for Standardization came up with ISO 9000, which is a set of standards certifying that an organization has and adheres to the right quality management processes. This internationally...read more
Conducting an internal audit, whether outsourced or filled by a qualified staff members within the company, can seem like an overwhelming task. Ledge has compiled a brief overview of what companies should look for when hiring someone to conduct the internal audit. The...read more
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