Quality Magazine

NSF International Acquires AQA

June 2, 2011

ANN ARBOR, MI and COLUMBIA, SC - NSF International Strategic Registrations, Ltd., a management systems registration company, has acquired accredited registration company AQA International LLC and AQA’s current international operations. As a result, NSF-ISR and AQA-certified companies will benefit from a wider global footprint in China, Korea, India, Turkey and Malaysia; a larger North American presence and a broader array of service offerings.

The acquisition is part of NSF’s ongoing strategic growth plan for its management systems registrations division (NSF-ISR). The combination of NSF-ISR and AQA enables the organization to provide increased support to its expanding customer base in North America and globally. Jointly, the two combine to form one of the world’s leading providers of management systems registrations.

NSF-ISR, headquartered in Ann Arbor, MI, with offices in Europe, Asia, Canada and Latin America, offers a comprehensive portfolio of management systems registration solutions to meet the demands of the global marketplace. AQA, headquartered in Columbia, SC. operates offices in North America, China, Korea, India, Malaysia and Turkey, and also is accredited for a broad portfolio of systems registrations.