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2020 Quarter 3 Impact

The 2020 Quarter 3 issue of Impact includes industry articles on topics such as the benefit of Manufacturing Extension Partnerships a feature on Choreography by Gail, Inc. and ISO 9001 for the service industry ISO 27701 webinar recording 2019 ISO Survey Results      Source: DQS Inc website (https://dqsus.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/2020-Q3-Impact.pdf). …
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ISO 22301 – BUSINESS CONTINUITY MANAGEMENT

Business Continuity Management (BCM) provides the framework for determining an organization’s risk of being exposed to internal and/or external threats. The objective of implementing and operating a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) is to enable an organization and its managers to respond effectively to threats such as natural disasters …
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Online in November 2020: The Sustainability Heroes Conference

Our sustainability conference should have been held on May 12 in Düsseldorf. It turned out differently than expected. Now we are at a critical turning point. The transition of the European economy to a “green economy” is in full swing. The foundations for the future are being laid today. Corporate sustainability is one of the topics of …
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DQS received TAPA Accreditation for Asia Pacific

TAPA is a global leader in Transportation Security – and now DQS is going global with them. We started with the EMEA region in 2016, we continue now with Asia-Pacific (APAC) and we are looking forward to becoming a TAPA Global Certification Partner worldwide. In May 2020, DQS signed the Memorandum of Understanding with TAPA APAC. From this …
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GENDER AWARENESS TRAINING: E-LEARNING-COURSES FOR BUSINESSES AND AUDITORS

The #MeToo movement was yet another reminder that gender-based violence and harassment is widespread – even in the workplace. Structural inequality of opportunities has considerable negative effects, both on invididuals as well as on the global economy. With the help of our e-learning courses, companies and auditors can strengthen their gender competence: …
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FOOD SAFETY IN TIMES OF CORONA – NEW BRCGS AUDIT PROTOCOLS

FOOD SAFETY IN TIMES OF CORONA – NEW BRCGS AUDIT PROTOCOLS The confidence of consumers and customers in food safety must be maintained at all times, and perhaps even more so at times of crisis. Standards and certification continue to play a key role here. But what to do if auditors cannot perform their audits due to travel restrictions and hygiene …
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BRCGS STORAGE AND DISTRIBUTION STANDARD IS UPDATED

Cloud technology, Interconnectedness, Artificial Intelligence – a lot has happened since 2016. This fact will soon be reflected in the BRCGS Storage and Distribution Standard. Market developments such as digital literacy and efficient supply chain solutions will be mentioned in the updated version. Publication is scheduled for November 2020, audits …
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WASTE AS AN OPPORTUNITY – GRI PUBLISHES 306: WASTE STANDARD

How much does it cost to dispose of a ton of waste? The short answer is: more and more. For waste-intensive industries, waste is one of the main operating costs. Reason enough to change the perspective, to tackle the problem at the root and to see garbage no longer as waste but as an opportunity. The new GRI 306: Waste 2020 standard can help you in …