ISO 9001 certification is the internationally ISO standard recognised for quality management.
Organisations that hold an ISO 9001 certificate are recognized and internationally for high quality in the way that their business is managed.
This provides a big advantage when growing their business.
The benefits to ISO 9001
There are many benefits to implementing a quality management system (also known as a QMS). This includes:
- An increase sales
- A reduction in costs
- Improved profitability
- Better customer retention
- Improved decision making
- Increased in employee engagement
- Streamlined business processes
- Improved supply chain performance and credibility
- Reduction in risks
A quality management system is applicable to almost any organisation of any size.
Most holders of ISO 9001 are small to medium sized organisations that are looking to grow and improve their operations and boost credibility.
The implementation of ISO 9001 can open up international opportunities as this the global recognised standard of quality.