When an audit concludes, the audit team presents its findings to the auditees at a clos-ing meeting. At the closing, or before the audit team departs the facility, it is typical for the auditee’s representative to receive findings in handwritten format.
Coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) are used in practically every industry that requires precise dimensional inspection of manufactured parts. In today’s competitive environment, manufacturers demand CMMs that are accurate, reliable, fast, economical, and provide maximum flexibility with respect to operating environment.
Catherine Francois, director of food safety programmes at the Consumer Goods Forum, is an influential figure in the world of food safety. This podcast features her thoughts on certification, the global food safety platform's (GFSI's) role in harmonizing global food safety standards and the Global Food Safety Conference.
Pelco Products Inc., Quality's 2010 Plant of the Year recipient, demonstrates much more than world-class quality processes. This traffic signal hardware manufacturer has made several decisions to reduce energy costs and energy consumption through company wide changes and has plans to further its green efforts. Mark Nash, operations manager at Pelco Products, discusses some of the company's current and future green initiatives.