We decided to get a fresh pair of eyes on our ISO 9001 quality management system before we embarked upon 2015 certification. Synergos were recommended to us and I can see why that was, Jenny was pragmatic and professional and able to tailor her advice for our business. The report will provide the framework for our improvement [Read more…]
For many businesses, trading with companies from across the globe can be a leap of faith. As a result, many companies will look to secure ISO certification and accreditation to boost confidence in their abilities to deliver. [Read more…]
Unless you’ve been far too busy running your business to even glance up at the television or pick up a paper, you won’t have missed the fact that the Government are in the midst of a 5-year campaign to get British businesses exporting. [Read more…]
The latest European Customs Code is due to apply from May this year and freight forwarders in particular are expressing concerns about how this might affect them, according to an article in Air Cargo World. This new code is intended to streamline the customs clearance process with the introduction of electronic data exchange to aid transparency and user-friendliness. The electronic system should facilitate improved alignment and data flow between customs authorities. However there have been some potential pitfalls flagged up.
Gaining accreditation for the two latest standards to be revised – Quality Management System ISO 9001: 2015 and Environmental Management System ISO 14001:2015 – are important for businesses. [Read more…]
ISO standards are a family of certificates and accreditations that companies from across the globe can subscribe to. By meeting key operational tasks and standards in certain areas, a business can be awarded one of many types of certification. [Read more…]