Monthly Archives: December 2013

[Press] New Version of ISO 9001 on the Horizon

Release from DQS UL Over one million organizations in 176 countries have implemented ISO 9001:2008, leaving no doubt that ISO 9001 is the preferred global standard for quality management. And rightly so: the standard brings together years of expertise and best practices, creating added value for any type of organization. Nevertheless, a brief look at …

From the DQS South Africa Management Team

We would like to thank all of you whom we are privileged to have as clients for your support and the partnership we have established with you. This year has seen great progress for us and our clients. With our certification and assessment services we have actively promoted our Food Safety Division not only in our audits for food safety criteria in manufacturing, …

From the DQS South Africa Management Team

We would like to thank all of you whom we are privileged to have as clients for your support and the partnership we have established with you. This year has seen great progress for us and our clients. With our certification and assessment services we have actively promoted our Food Safety Division not only in our audits for food safety criteria in manufacturing, …

6 Process Excellence Pitfalls To Avoid

While most companies have become adept at improving processes of small scope, many firms continue to struggle with large scale process change needed to achieve process excellence. The challenges that such firms face are rarely related to the mechanics of process improvement. Instead, the pitfalls to avoid frequently involve fundamental values and beliefs. …