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How Difficult is ISO Standards Certification?

Once upon a time, standards were considered a necessary nightmare, you would only adopt them after looking very closely at all the options, possibly including suicide! Now, standards creators seem...

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How many ISO Standards are there?

The simple answer to this question is that there are hundreds of them. We only have a small selection on our website, however there are standards that cover all corners...

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From Little Acorns Mighty Oaks Do Grow

Thirteen years ago I was asked to go to a company and have a chat with the owner about carrying out ISO 9001 quality audits for a small, relatively new...

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How Reliable is your Supplier’s Certification?

How Reliable Is Your Certification? How Reliable is your Supplier’s Certification? All certifications issued by our partner company IQS Audits are verifiable. Each certificate shows a web address and QR...

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ISO 17100:2015 Translation Services

Do you provide translation services? Bieten Sie Übersetzungsdienste? Offrez-vous des services de traduction? Ofrecen servicios de traducción? A new standard has been released just for you. ISO 17100:2015. It is...

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How far away are you from compliance?

We all know that the most ‘popular’ standard that businesses have, or wish to obtain is ISO 9001. It’s all about quality, and aims to include increased productivity, efficiency, customer...

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Standards Contributing to UK economy

It has been reported by the BSI (British Standards Institute) that standards contribute £8.2 billion to UK economy! Research from Cebr (commissioned by BSI) suggests that the use of standards...

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Setting High Standards

Congratulations to Jennifer, Commiserations to Paramount Packaging Ltd Being the Standards Manager of a busy global operations company is hard enough, especially when the company prides itself on high quality...

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A Beginners Guide to Certification

What is Certification? ISO stands for the International Standards Organisation. It is made up of 50 member countries around the world. Organisations have standards to show that they have certain...

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