Factory Compliance Audit & Inspection


The primary objective of manufacturers, agents, exporters, importers, distributors or retailers revolves around one main goal: obtaining the best quality merchandise with the highest speed-to-market efficiency by using the most cost effective method possible.

A partnership with MTS for FCAI services will greatly assist to ensure:

  • The company’s brand image remains protected and preserved
  • Timely shipments meet contractual requirements
  • Vendor compliance with quality and safety standards
  • Products meet all applicable legal requirements for country of destination
  • Company alignment with suppliers who share the same social & environmental responsibility values
  • A reduction in customer product complaints & returns
  • Customer loyalty and repeat business

 

FACTORY ASSESSMENTS

Our comprehensive Factory Assessment services assist clients in monitoring and identifying manufacturing facilities that struggle to meet your product quality and process requirements. The Factory Assessment services are designed around a single principle: compliance with all applicable accreditations, certifications, legislation, regulations, standards, and industry best practices. Most importantly, we strive to reassure you that aligning your company with a particular factory does not jeopardize your brand image.

MTS offers an assortment of assessment services:

  • Factory Quality Assessment
  • Security Assessment (C-TPAT)
  • Social Compliance / Code of Conduct Audit / SMETA
  • Food Supplier Assessment
  • Restaurant Hygiene Audit
  • Follow Up & Coaching Services

 

INSPECTION

Our comprehensive range of independent inspection services safeguards your business interest, reduces risks, controls quality and quantity across different regions and markets at the specifications of the customer. MTS has experienced inspectors with diverse backgrounds in merchandising, manufacturing and engineering and are capable of delivering quality control services and inspections that cover a broad variety of products, including:

  • Apparel & Fabrics
  • Footwear
  • Furniture
  • Gifts and Premiums
  • Home Textiles
  • Home Appliances and Electronics
  • Housewares / Home products
  • Lighting
  • Printing and Packaging
  • Seasonal Items
  • Sundries and Stationery
  • Toys and Juvenile Products

 
MTS’ inspection services include:


PRODUCTION MONITORING & QUALITY CONTROL

  • Initial Production Inspection (IPI)
  • During Production Inspection (DPI)
  • Final Random Inspection (FRI)
  • Production Monitoring (PM)
  • Fabric Inspection (FI)
  • 100% Full Check Inspection (FC)


SECURITY, SAMPLE & SHIPMENT INTEGRITY MANAGEMENT

  • Loading Supervision (LS)
  • Quantity & Packaging Survey (QPS)
  • Sample Picking (SP)