FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 27, 2014
HexArmor® Earns Prestigious ISO 9001:2008 Certification
Industry-leading manufacturer of hand and body PPE meets rigorous quality requirements.
Grand Rapids, MI – May 27, 2014 – HexArmor® is pleased to announce that it has earned ISO 9001:2008 certification. This quality management certification is awarded to organizations that meet the rigorous criteria for assuring quality in the products they provide to customers.
A company must demonstrate its ability to consistently provide product that meets customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, and aims to enhance customer satisfaction through effective application of the quality management system, including processes for continual improvement.
ISO 9001 is the world’s most established quality framework. The standard provides guidance for companies who want to ensure their products and services consistently meet customer’s requirements, and that quality is consistently improved. The ISO 9001:2008 sets out the requirements of a quality management system. The standard is based on a number of quality principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach, and continual improvement. This standard helps ensure customers get consistent, good quality products.
“The end result of achieving ISO 9001:2008 certification will be consistent processes, higher quality products and continuous improvement as HexArmor® continues to grow. This in turn offers distributors and customers the confidence to purchase our products, knowing they will always receive the quality they’ve come to expect from the HexArmor® brand,” said Brent Lohrmann, Vice President for HexArmor.HexArmor® provides the safest, highest quality hand and body PPE on the market. The company works hand-in-hand with end-users to develop the most innovative and effective safety solutions to help keep workers safe. HexArmor® is committed to continuous improvement and the highest standards of safety excellence, and ISO 9001:2008 certification is just one more indication of this commitment.