SRI Quality System Registrar is pleased to announce that it has recently awarded an ISO 26000:2010 Management System certificate to APLIX Inc., located in Charlotte, North Carolina for “The Social Responsibility practices related to the design and manufacture of hook and loop fasteners.
ISO 26000:2010 is process-based; certification recognizes organizations that can link business objectives with operating effectiveness. Companies that achieve management system compliance to ISO 26000:2010 have demonstrated effective implementation of documentation and records management, top management’s commitment to their customers, establishment of clear policy, good planning and implementation, good resource management, efficient process control, measurement and analysis. Continual improvement has been institutionalized.
"Operating our company under ISO 26000 principles reinforces our commitment to all our stakeholders. We are committed to excellence, live and work ethically, and recognize all our associates are important," stated Rick Little, President and CEO of APLIX Inc.
According to Edward L. Maschmeier, Associate Vice President, Certification: “We are pleased to acknowledge that APLIX Inc. has demonstrated effective implementation of a management system. ISO 26000:2010 certification provides evidence to customers, suppliers, employees, and their community of their commitment to operate in a socially responsible way contributing to sustainable development.”