Tampa, FL/USA – June 27, 2017
Over 1800 senior executives and quality professionals were interviewed as part of a recent global Forbes Insights report. “The focus relates to the links between quality efforts and corporate performance, as well as the evolving business value of quality.”
Of those surveyed, 58% of senior executives and 43% of quality professionals identified quality issues with suppliers as a “Most Vexing Yet-to-Be-Resolved or Ongoing Quality Issue.” 57% of senior executives and only 25% of quality professionals also identified delays from suppliers in product or service delays as an ongoing issue.
Jennifer Stepniowski, Pro QC International’s Regional Director, noted, “most of the common issues identified with suppliers can be addressed through the process of careful selection and continuous improvement. Utilizing local, on-site expertise when sourcing abroad adds value and reduces the associated costs.”
Additional highlights from the Forbes Insights report include:
For more information regarding Pro QC International, visit www.proqc.com. The Forbes Insight report can be downloaded here: https://www.forbes.com/forbesinsights/asq_economics_of_quality/
Pro QC International provides quality control and engineering solutions in over 38 countries. Whether we’re testing products, auditing suppliers, inspecting shipments or managing corrective actions, our skilled team of QA professionals represents the quality interests of our clients at factories worldwide.
Regional Director, North America
14502 N Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, FL 33618