Manufacturing News and Trends

3 ways to get the most out of your company’s ISO certification

After a lot of blood, sweat and tears, your company is ISO-certified … well hopefully not too much blood. So, what now? [Read more…]

How to tackle 3 tricky – but common – ISO auditor questions

ISO audits are like sets of fingerprints, no two are exactly the same. Still, that doesn’t mean we can’t learn a thing or two from those who’ve been there before. [Read more…]

ISO 9001: 3 ways to make certification run more smoothly

If getting ISO 9001-certified isn’t on your radar yet, there’s a good chance it will be in the not-too-distant future. [Read more…]

ISO on the go: Group announces app

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) recently made it a little easier for Quality pros and other standards gurus to access its Focus+ publication.  [Read more…]

ISO certifications up in 2011

Certifications from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) were up in in 2010, according to a recent survey from the standards organization.  [Read more…]

ISO expands auditing standard

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) recently expanded the scope of its management systems auditing standard.  [Read more…]

ISO releases videos highlighting benefits of standards

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) recently announced a series of videos aimed at quickly spelling out the benefits of international standards. [Read more…]

Six Sigma, meet ISO

The International Organization for Standardization recently announced a new standard focused on another popular quality management strategy: Six Sigma. [Read more…]

New ISO standard targets risk in supply chains

If they haven’t already, your customers and suppliers will soon want to know what your team is doing to beef up your supply chain resilience in the event of an emergency or disaster. [Read more…]

ISO offers free electronic access to publication

Good news for manufacturers looking to keep up with the International Organization for Standardization. The group recently announced its magazine, ISO Focus+, will now be available for free online. [Read more…]