In today’s highly competitive market, it is imperative that you build a vendor base of partners that will meet all aspects of your production needs, from design and quality, to product delivery requirements. Comprehensive evaluation through factory audits and supplier audits are a vital component of the evaluation process.
The key criteria of factory and supplier audit assesses are facilities, policies, procedures and records that verify a factory’s ability to deliver consistent quality products over time, rather than at one given time or only for certain products. Our audits provide insights of a factory’s operational and quality control system for buyers’ review before order is placed.
Factory Audit, helps you understand factory background, legitimacy, capability, QC system etc of a manufacturing facility whom you are going to place order to, are checked and presented in report. It helps you make final decision to work with the factory or not, and can help avoid scammers who pretend to be legitimate identity.
ADEPT Factory Audit methodology includes:
Audit of manufacturing capability:
Our inspectors will do on-site auditing of the factory’s manufacturing capability, including the actual conditions of workshop, production line, machinery equipment, workers’ skill, raw material, production technique, quality control system, etc. and issue the audit report.
Manufacturing schedule control:
According to the client’s requirement about the delivery, we will supervise the factory’s manufacturing process performance on-site to ensure the delivery schedule, and issue audit report.
Audit of safety policy:
According to the client’s or the current international standard such as OHSA18000, SA8000, we will have on-site audit of the factory’s environment, vocational health, safety, social obligations, etc., to audit if the factory complies with the local labour stipulations, and issue the audit report.
Audit of quality control capability:
According to the client’s or the current international standard ISO9000, our inspectors will do on-site audit of the factory’s quality management system and issue the audit report.
Audit of the environmental management capability:
According to the client’s or the current international standard ISO14000, we will audit the factory’s environmental management system. Evaluate the influences posed on environment from the products and production process, and submit the suggestions for improvement for the factory and issue the audit report.
ADEPT Global QC solution provide a broad range of services, support, or technical talent to help an organization achieve successful outcomes in quality initiatives related to compliance, certification with quality standards, quality management systems training, and more.
Our services can fulfil a variety of roles in an organization by providing expertise related to Quality improvement, or effective quality practices during periods of organizational change which can impact quality systems. A highly regulated organization may choose to hire our consulting services for a variety of either short-term or long-term engagements.