Certification and Compliance of Toys: Why Audit?
Toys are like a child’s life, I have come to think children learn through the toys they play with. It’s a parent or guardian responsibility to provide their children with toys all through their earlier ages. A child should only play with quality toy and parents should ensure they buy quality, why? Because a quality toy is one which has been inspected by Quality control of toys and children product in China which verifies the toy is safe, has required appearance and its durable.
Vendor is responsible to ensure they provide quality toys for the consumer by performing quality control on the products. As part of quality control of toys and before the actual product is inspected, the manufacturer has to be inspected first. The manufacturing company to produce the toys and children products undergoes evaluation through Supplier evaluation in china for toys and children products service which inspects manufacturer profile and compliant to toy and children products industry.
Why Supplier Evaluation is important.
There are several important factors to be considered before engaging a supplier in production of toys and children products. This is because, in this industry suppliers can be mixed, both good and the bad ones. These factors majorly are;
Risk is part of any business, but its’ important to reduce risk by performing toys and children products Factory audit in china. Factory audit allows you to know who you are working and to whom you will be sending money to as it confirms all supplier information and verifies the supplier you (vendor) will be transacting with. Having your supplier information verified reduces risk of fraudulent suppliers.
Other aspects as Genuineness, capability, seriousness and financial status of your suppliers will also be inspected since vendor needs to ensure the supplier‘s capacity in managing his toy products orders.
ISO 9001 certification
Your supplier should be able to meet the rules and standards set for toy and children products production. Potential supplier has to be an ISO 9001 certified and implements the principles stated in the certification. For a supplier to be certified in production of toys and children products, ISO 9001 audit for toys and children products is performed. The service checks aspects including, quality policy, human resource, work environment to note if the manufacturer can be awarded the certificate. Also a Complete supplier evaluation service aims to verify if the supplier complies and Implementation of ISO 9001 principles which ensure disciplined, organized procedure in production and quality control by supplier. A non-certified supplier should not be allowed to handle any production.
Human rights are mostly ignored by many employers. Before making an order, a vendor needs to confirm the working status of the people who will be working on producing your product. They should be sober, healthy, skilled and motivated ready to work. Your potential supplier should be a SA8000 compliant – this is a code of conduct that regulates employee human rights. Supplier should provide favorable working conditions for all workers majorly because happy worker equals quality end product. SA8000 audit in China and Asia for toys and children products counter checks supplier working conditions for its employees and ascertain if they are favorable or otherwise. This social audit performed on your supplier will confirm your supplier capacity to adhere to the code of conduct.
Overtime, vendor should do regular audit of the supplier to confirm they still match your requirements and image you had from your first engagement with them.
Vendor, note that supplier auditing is best done at the sourcing phrase after noting a potential supplier that you would want to manufacture your goods. Toys Quality Control in China offers the best audit service in Asia as Our aim is to maintain value and consumer satisfaction and that is exactly what you need.
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