SQP and WCA

By December 22, 2018update
SQP Award Achievement

A Great Way to Celebrate the end of 2018.

The SQP Industry Standard covers the following areas:

  • Management Commitment and Continual Improvement
  • Risk Management Systems
  • Quality Management Systems
  • Site and Facilities Management
  • Product Control
  • Product Testing and Product Claims
  • Process Control (Hardline, Garment, Toy and Footwear)
  • Personnel Training and Competency

The SQP Business Benefits include:

  • Improved Controls and Processes for Managing Product Quality and Safety
  • Improved Transparency and Trust between Buyers and Suppliers
  • Reduced Audit Fatigue
  • Ability to Demonstrate Measurable Outcomes
  • Better Risk Management
  • Recognition through Achievement Award for Top Performing Suppliers
WCA Award Achievement

A Great Way to Celebrate the end of 2018.

WCA addresses the following and more:

  • Labor (Child/Forced Labor, Discrimination, Discipline, Harassment/Abuse, Freedom of Association, Labor Contracts)
  • Wages and Hours (Wages and Benefits; Working Hours)
  • Health and Safety (General Work Facility, Emergency Preparedness, Occupational Injury, Machine Safety, Safety Hazards, Chemical and Hazardous Material, Dormitory and Canteen)
  • Management Systems (Documentation and Records, Worker Feedback and Participation, Audits and Corrective Action Process)
  • Environment (Legal Compliance, Environmental Management Systems, Waste and Air Emissions)

WCA benefits your business by enabling:

  • Improved work conditions for a more content, healthier and productive workforce
  • Better decision-making support based on real-time data and knowledge management
  • Good corporate governance and ‘preferred supplier’ status for implementing a program that is in full accordance with industry best practices
  • Improved confidence in partnerships with suppliers through greater transparency and trust
  • Reduction in excessive auditing and duplication (“audit fatigue”)
  • Suppliers to showcase progress with a ‘Record of Achievement’ Award

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