Quality Insights stay up to date with industry trends
Quality Insights highlights the challenges and opportunities faced by many industry segments.
In this edition, SGS focuses on multiple topics including:
|Becoming the New Benchmark using Intelligent Solutions
For decades, SGS has been known as the global leader in certification, working with clients in virtually any sector. To meet the needs of our customers and provide effective and modern solutions to current and future business issues, we have developed three pillars of insights driven, customizable products and solutions: Certification, Activation and Intelligence.
|What’s New in FSSC 22000 Version 4.1?
There are new additional requirements in the standard that present a more in-depth approach to food safety and will pose some greater challenges to already established food safety management systems.
|IATF 16949 and Its Evolution in the Automotive Industry
Automotive manufacturers are constantly looking for ways to respond to the key demands of consumers – greater reliability, less environmentally damaging, better technology, and more economical vehicles. Constant evolution in design and production methods need to take into account more cost-effective sources of supply created by the rapid growth of a supply base in emerging markets.
|Energy Management: An ISO 50001 Update
The ISO 50001 Energy Management Systems standard, published in 2011, enables an organization to follow a systematic approach to achieving continual improvement of energy performance, including energy efficiency, use and consumption.
|European Medical Device Regulations: A Challenge for Notified Bodies and Manufacturers
Read about the new regulation published by European Union (EU) and how SGS services can provide fast and compliance services for manufacturers of medical and in vitro diagnostics devices.
|The EXCiPACT™ Certification Standards for Pharamaceutical Excipient Suppliers (GMP and GDP)
Legislators and regulatory authorities addressed and continue to address the weaknesses in the application of GMP and GDP to pharmaceutical excipients to minimize patient risk.
|Moving Towards Sustainability: Future-Proofing in the Hospitality Sector
The hospitality industry must be proactive, as the shift with the requirements are affecting different aspects of this sector and how they operate. SGS recommends working with experts who can help a business position its brand as socially responsible, distinguishing them from their competitors and to assist with the progression towards a sustainably profitable future.
|Protecting Personal Data: GDPR Comes in Effect
Designed to standardize data privacy laws across Europe, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will reshape the way organizations approach data protection and cyber security. It will also require significant investment and change in how organizations collect, process, and manage personal data.
Why read Quality Insights?
If you are interested in keeping up to date with regulatory news, industry developments, emerging markets and case studies related to quality, safety, security and sustainability then this newsletter is for you.
Published quarterly, each issue highlights a variety of industries, discussing the latest news and regulatory updates, written by leading industry experts.
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