To get the most value from supplier audits, it’s important to have clear goals in mind. The five most common goals are typically: • Assuring quality • Managing risk • Building resilience • Increasing profits • Improving business performance Quality assurance When companies audit suppliers, the focus is on quality and performance. Those suppliers that […]
For an organization like the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), qualities such as precision and accuracy are baked into the culture, and a desire for efficiency is part of their DNA. Businesses and regulators around the world rely on the ASME Mark as it signifies their commitment to public safety and quality. Given the […]
Software can play a significant role in supporting integrated risk management, or IRM. The extent of this support depends on your organizational approach, goals, and resources. Let’s explore this by taking a closer look. What does Integrated Risk Management Mean? Simply put, it is a systems approach to risk management. Think of it as pulling […]
Quality leaders in the clinical laboratory space know better than anyone how essential audits are to the health of their organizations (and the stakeholders and constituents they serve). Not only do effective audits help ensure regulatory compliance, but they also provide visibility into the everyday details of your laboratories—and give you a way to troubleshoot […]
Accreditation is a collaborative process between staff and external stakeholders, and ARMATURE Fabric’s latest process management features bring all users to the table. With features such as horizontal view, split-screen design, and external access, our latest build makes it easy for all participants to know exactly what they need to do in every accreditation workflow. […]
Hear what ARMATURE CMO Andrew Bryden has to say about managing risk and compliance with a remote workforce, especially in light of COVID-19. Our thanks go to regalix.tv
From AS9100 and NIST, to ISO, FedRAMP, ANSI and beyond, it all starts with standards. ARMATURE Fabric makes it easy for you to plug in your industry standards and bring them up through different endpoints throughout the system.
Today’s manufacturers rely on an ever-increasing network of international suppliers to produce their goods. While there are certainly advantages to reaching beyond national borders, there are challenges to globalization
We love to talk quality. Over the past several years, we’ve spoken with countless quality leaders who all say the same thing: they face challenges related to data, disparate systems, and organizational culture.
One of the few things we all want more of but are incapable of truly obtaining is time. We can’t add more hours in the day, and we can’t slow down how fast the days seem to go by. The best we can do is make the most efficient use of the time we have by doing things faster and smarter.