Posted on August 10, 2016
Fremont, OH, (August 10, 2016) – First Choice Packaging (FCP) has been awarded with the ISO 9001:2008 certification for its quality and management system by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).
The ISO 9001:2008 quality management standard is an effective quality management program for manufacturing companies worldwide. Important components of ISO 9001:2008 include: customer satisfaction and establishing processes for continuous improvement.
In order to achieve ISO 9001:2008 certification, companies must demonstrate that they have implemented effective quality management systems across all areas of the business, including facilities, people, training, services and equipment.
“Achieving ISO 9001 certification is a major accomplishment for our company,” said Frank Wolfinger, President and COO of First Choice Packaging. “It demonstrates our overall commitment to providing customers with quality products. It is a testament to our employees, quality processes and procedures, which comply with the highest quality international standards.”
The certification audit process was carried out by an independent third party auditor and included a week long detailed assessment of the company’s facilities, interviews with management and employees, and procedures review across all functional areas, including operations, design, training and development, customer satisfaction, and customer complaint handling.
Conveniently located in the Midwest city of Fremont, Ohio, First Choice Packaging (FCP) is a first-tier packaging solutions manufacturer that provides complete custom thermoform packaging, Virtuweld™ packaging, rapid prototyping and turnkey contract packaging services to cost-effectively get packages from design to ship all under one roof. FCP’s 290,000 square-foot production facility is an ideal one-stop-shop with in-house capabilities in design, manufacturing, warehousing and shipping to ensure quick, efficient and quality service every step of the way. FCP serves a variety of customers in consumer, commercial and industrial applications including food, pharma, medical and material handling. Learn more at www.firstchoicepackaging.com.
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