An Initial Production Check is an on-site Product Inspection performed before your production begins, up until 20% has been completed. A preliminary inspection of all machinery and materials to be used in your production, an IPC is the first step in ensuring the quality of your product will be consistent throughout production. An IPC is an early-warning system that safeguards your product against costly import risks
A During Production Check is an on-site Product Inspection performed when 20-80% of your production is completed and packed for shipping. This inspection of randomly selected units from all completed batches of your production informs you whether or not your factory is continuing to follow your original specifications, and if your production is still on schedule. A DUPRO keeps your production on the right track.
A Final RandomInspection is a systematic inspection of units selected at random from all batches of your order, conducted when your production is at least 80% complete. This is your final opportunity to take corrective action before your production is finished and packed; making it an effective tool to safeguard your product against costly import risks.
Supplier Verification audits is a specially designed audit that checks your potential suppliers against certain internationally recognised standards. The suppliers who pass the supplier audit are vendors who are working according to the highest industry standards. Subsequently, successful factory audits ensure that the vendors are able to provide a continuous supply of high-quality materials and services throughout the term of your partnership.
Supplier verification audits also cover all the legal, operational and functional aspects of a vendor. This, in turn, gives you peace of mind while doing business with these vendors.
A social audit is a certain type of certification audit that check your vendors for any unethical activities in their companies. The ethical or social audit is based on a strong checklist known as the SA 8000. Generally, the practices that categorize as unethical practices include:
If any of these violations are observed, then it can create serious troubles for the vendors and in certain cases for your business too.
Factory audits are audits that are specially designed to check the processes and procedures in place at the organization. These audits also check the organization against the internationally accepted standards like the ISO9001.
The ISO 9001 series is based on seven quality management principles (QMP):
Ace Sure provides services that will help you in selecting the best vendor for partnership. Furthermore, our audit team check the organization against international certification standards of ISO 9001 series.
Thus it is extremely important for you to get an audit done before getting into a partnership with any vendor.
Getting samples right the first time and having a complete sample review plan reduces time spent and improves efficiency for any business.
We have developed an end-to-end sample review service for softlines and hardlines; from getting your first prototype developed with the suppliers, validating your final sample before production and dispatching shipment samples that represent your company’s quality standard.
Our specialized technicians work onsite with the respective factory to ensure first samples are being manufactured to customers exact specifications and is properly signed-off so bulk production will start on the right track.
During a Container Loading Checking, our inspector will select boxes at random to confirm each carton bears the quantity of product ordered, the quality matches the specifications and/or approved sample provided by you, and that all packaging material contains the correct barcodes, labeling, and packing materials. The entire container loading process is strictly supervised; ensuring all product paid for makes it on the truck and are loaded securely. A CLC reduces risk of damage during shipment.
Ace Remote Inspections combine our leading inspection expertise and experience with the benefits of technology to ensure the quality of your products – anytime, anywhere.
A specialist supervisor experienced in managing inspectors will guide factory staff remotely through the steps of a product inspection, and collect evidence of key findings on the product's quality.
Product inspections, whether they are remote or on-site, are a key element of quality control and will help to prevent quality problems and supply chain disruptions once products are on the shelves.
Starting with the Order placement and ending with the Shipping, we take extra care of each aspect of the order starting right from the PO processing, Order Monitoring, Trouble shooting, while following the CPA made by the sourcing team and the buyer. The team follows up on all details like sampling, artwork development & production, approvals and concise information to the most effective system of communication.