Quality Assurance & Quality Control (QA/QC) in the United States

Pro QC International is a global trusted Quality Assurance providing tailored quality solutions throughout the USA, such as factory audits, QMS audits (ISO 9001, ISO 13485, IATF 16949), and third-party quality control inspections.

With nearly four decades of technical experience, Pro QC has developed and managed a comprehensive network of skilled and knowledgeable quality professionals that are flexible to assist with both short and long-term projects.

Pro QC’s quality engineers and auditors offer industry experience related to medical devices, furniture, electronics, automotive, consumer retail, textiles/garments, power equipment, and more. Available on short notice, our resources are deployed on-site where and when our clients need them. We deliver factory audits, supplier management, and third-party product inspection solution in the United States.

Whether it’s qualifying and developing suppliers, preparing for a certification, or evaluating product quality control on-site in the USA, we partner to find the right solution for each supplier challenge.

Our range of Quality Assurance and Quality Control services in the USA include:

Our Services in the USA

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Our Local Offices:

14502 N. Dale Mabry Hwy., Ste 331 Tampa, FL 33618, USA
774 Ridgeview Drive McHenry, IL 60050

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Our Coverage in USA

  • Boston, MA
  • New York, NY
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Charleston, SC
  • Miami, FL
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Birmingham, AL
  • Houston, TX
  • Nashville, TN
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Chicago, IL
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Detroit, MI
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Dallas, TX
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Seattle, WA
  • Tulsa, OK
  • Denver, CO
  • Portland, OR
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Tampa, FL
  • Galveston, TX
  • Newark, NJ

Our Quality Control Services in the United States


Product Inspection
Quality Resources

– Quality Control (QC) Product Inspections
– QA/QC Temporary Support
– Sorting & Rework Solutions
– Direct Hire – Recruitment


Factory Audits
Supplier Qualification & Management

At Pro QC, we also work closely with clients and their suppliers to improve their system, processes and manufacturing capabilities.


Global Solutions
Global Solutions

Pro QC offers the services detailed below as well as the possibility to schedule service requests and access our reports through our secure database.

Quality Resources

Quality Control (QC) Product Inspections in the USA

  • First Article Inspections (FAI)
  • In-Process Inspections (IPI/DUPRO)
  • Pre-Shipment Inspections (PSI)
  • Container Loading Supervision (CLS)
  • Welding Inspections
  • Coating Inspections
  • Painting Inspections
  • Pipeline Inspections
  • Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)
  • Metrology

Pro QC’s quality engineers inspect products at different stages in the production process. ANSI Z1.4 sampling is generally employed to evaluate workmanship, functionality, packaging, labeling, etc. As a third-party quality inspection company in the United States, we review and check against existing client specifications and can assist in the development of criteria as necessary.

Quality inspectors use Pro QC’s standard report forms, or we can use those that are provided by the client. Detailed photos are provided, with all information available online within 24 hours of completion.

Pro QC’s local resources often reduce costly travel and/or eliminate the need to allocate internal resources. Our quality professionals perform on-site quality control inspections to represent client interests and ensure the products meet their expectations.

Our quality engineers have experience in conducting third-party products inspections for the following industries:

  • Automotive
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Electrical Equipment
  • Energy / Solar
  • Fabricated Metal Products
  • Furniture
  • Footwear
  • Hardware
  • Housewares
  • Industrials
  • Medical Devices
  • Packaging
  • Textiles & Garments
  • NACE Coating Inspection Program (CIP) Certified Level I, II, and III
  • Pipeline
  • And many more

QA/QC Temporary Support

Pro QC’s network of quality professionals throughout the United States includes individuals with flexible scheduling. They can assist with a variety of projects where internal resources might be scarce or otherwise not necessarily needed for the long term. We make things easy by presenting qualified options and coordinating everything directly.

Sorting & Rework Solutions

Pro QC’s network of quality professionals extends to those interested in assisting with short-term rework and/or sort projects ranging in complexity. In the United States, our local network is ready to be deployed directly at the supplier’s site, or at the client to provide quality sorting services.

Pro QC also provides professional quality engineers to supervise rework or product quality sorting projects in the USA when temporary labor is already available. This prevents internal resources from being allocated away from other projects. Our engineers manage the training of temporary labor, quota expectations, etc.

Daily or custom activity reporting is provided.

Direct Hire – Recruitment

Leverage Pro QC’s network to find full-time employees. Upon presentation of the core requirements of the position, and we will then present pre-screened and qualified options for consideration. Background checks, predictive analysis, etc. are available to assist in the decision-making process.

Clients can choose to work with candidates on a contractual basis through Pro QC or hire directly.

Get a quote

Supplier Qualification & Management

Supplier Qualification Services

When new suppliers are being considered, we offer a Supplier Quality Audit that provides a one-day on-site assessment covering the primary QMS components and general capabilities.

  • Management
  • Engineering
  • Quality Control / Quality Assurance
  • Incoming Receiving Inspection
  • Manufacturing
  • Packaging
  • Non-Conforming Materials
  • Corrective Action
  • Inspection & Test Equipment

Pro QC can also represent clients on-site to evaluate a supplier using their existing qualification criteria and reporting requirements.

Quality Management System Audits

Pro QC International provides ISO 9001 audit services in the USA and more in-depth assessments related to the industry, such as IATF 16949, ISO 13485, or 21 QSR 820 audits. All audits are tailored to each project and are conducted by qualified and experienced auditors. Our clients benefit from our 37 years of experience in conducting quality management system audits.

Other Audit Services

  • Manufacturing Process Audits
  • VDA 6.3 Process Audits
  • PPAP Audit Program
  • Social Accountability Audits (SA8000)
  • Security Audits (C-TPAT)
  • Environmental Management System Audit (ISO 14001)

Example audit reports are found here: https://proqc.com/services/sample-reports/

Supplier Management

At Pro QC, we work with clients and their suppliers to improve their systems, processes, and/or product manufacturing capabilities. Example projects include:

Vendor (Supply Chain) Compliance

We support preparation for final audits associated with the supplier compliance required by major retailers and/or associations. Example compliance requirements we work with include Walmart, BJ’s, Lowe’s, Home Depot, Dick’s Sporting Goods, etc.

Continuous Improvement

We conduct regular 80/20 evaluations of QC data with continuous improvement initiatives developed and executed.

Certification Preparation

We support preparation for the final compliance audit. Applicable industry standards include IATF 16949, ISO 13485, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, SA8000, etc.

Contact us for additional information regarding our customized approach to improving supplier performance.

Get a quote

Global Solutions

Product Quality

At Pro QC, we understand how critical product quality is to your business. We offer first-article, in-process, and pre-shipment inspections to identify quality problems at each stage of production. Our product quality offerings also include sorting or rework service along with functional and performance testing at our labs in Ningbo, China and McHenry, Illinois.

System Audit & Compliance

Supplier audits provide visibility into the supplier’s management system, processes, and products. These assessments are essential to ensure supplier qualification and capability as well as their compliance with the required standards by industry or jurisdiction. Our services also include pre-audits, corrective action plans, or formal audit preparation.

Supplier Management

Our Supplier Management solution is for suppliers that fail to meet quality or performance objectives. We first identify the root cause of the quality issues and then produce a corrective action plan. Implementation of the corrective actions and conducting regular on-site reviews will ensure suppliers exceed expectations and achieve sustainable improvement.

Vendor Compliance

Pro QC ensures suppliers comply with mandatory compliance terms set by major international retailers. International retail standards usually include a responsible sourcing & vendor code of conduct. We develop and monitor corrective action and preventative action plans and regularly follow up with suppliers for retailers such as Walmart, Lowe’s, and many more.

Get a quote

Quality Resources

Quality Control (QC) Product Inspections in the USA

  • First Article Inspections (FAI)
  • In-Process Inspections (IPI/DUPRO)
  • Pre-Shipment Inspections (PSI)
  • Container Loading Supervision (CLS)
  • Welding Inspections
  • Coating Inspections
  • Painting Inspections
  • Pipeline Inspections
  • Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)
  • Metrology

Pro QC’s quality engineers inspect products at different stages in the production process. ANSI Z1.4 sampling is generally employed to evaluate workmanship, functionality, packaging, labeling, etc. As a third-party quality inspection company in the United States, we review and check against existing client specifications and can assist in the development of criteria as necessary.

Quality inspectors use Pro QC’s standard report forms, or we can use those that are provided by the client. Detailed photos are provided, with all information available online within 24 hours of completion.

Pro QC’s local resources often reduce costly travel and/or eliminate the need to allocate internal resources. Our quality professionals perform on-site quality control inspections to represent client interests and ensure the products meet their expectations.

Our quality engineers have experience in conducting third-party products inspections for the following industries:

  • Automotive
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Electrical Equipment
  • Energy / Solar
  • Fabricated Metal Products
  • Furniture
  • Footwear
  • Hardware
  • Housewares
  • Industrials
  • Medical Devices
  • Packaging
  • Textiles & Garments
  • NACE Coating Inspection Program (CIP) Certified Level I, II, and III
  • Pipeline
  • And many more

QA/QC Temporary Support

Pro QC’s network of quality professionals throughout the United States includes individuals with flexible scheduling. They can assist with a variety of projects where internal resources might be scarce or otherwise not necessarily needed for the long term. We make things easy by presenting qualified options and coordinating everything directly.

Sorting & Rework Solutions

Pro QC’s network of quality professionals extends to those interested in assisting with short-term rework and/or sort projects ranging in complexity. In the United States, our local network is ready to be deployed directly at the supplier’s site, or at the client to provide quality sorting services.

Pro QC also provides professional quality engineers to supervise rework or product quality sorting projects in the USA when temporary labor is already available. This prevents internal resources from being allocated away from other projects. Our engineers manage the training of temporary labor, quota expectations, etc.

Daily or custom activity reporting is provided.

Direct Hire – Recruitment

Leverage Pro QC’s network to find full-time employees. Upon presentation of the core requirements of the position, and we will then present pre-screened and qualified options for consideration. Background checks, predictive analysis, etc. are available to assist in the decision-making process.

Clients can choose to work with candidates on a contractual basis through Pro QC or hire directly.

Get a quote

Supplier Qualification & Management

Supplier Qualification Services

When new suppliers are being considered, we offer a Supplier Quality Audit that provides a one-day on-site assessment covering the primary QMS components and general capabilities.

  • Management
  • Engineering
  • Quality Control / Quality Assurance
  • Incoming Receiving Inspection
  • Manufacturing
  • Packaging
  • Non-Conforming Materials
  • Corrective Action
  • Inspection & Test Equipment

Pro QC can also represent clients on-site to evaluate a supplier using their existing qualification criteria and reporting requirements.

Quality Management System Audits

Pro QC International provides ISO 9001 audit services in the USA and more in-depth assessments related to the industry, such as IATF 16949, ISO 13485, or 21 QSR 820 audits. All audits are tailored to each project and are conducted by qualified and experienced auditors. Our clients benefit from our 37 years of experience in conducting quality management system audits.

Other Audit Services

Example audit reports are found here: https://proqc.com/services/sample-reports/

Supplier Management

At Pro QC, we work with clients and their suppliers to improve their systems, processes, and/or product manufacturing capabilities. Example projects include:

Vendor (Supply Chain) Compliance

We support preparation for final audits associated with the supplier compliance required by major retailers and/or associations. Example compliance requirements we work with include Walmart, BJ’s, Lowe’s, Home Depot, Dick’s Sporting Goods, etc.

Continuous Improvement

We conduct regular 80/20 evaluations of QC data with continuous improvement initiatives developed and executed.

Certification Preparation

We support preparation for the final compliance audit. Applicable industry standards include IATF 16949, ISO 13485, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, SA8000, etc.

Contact us for additional information regarding our customized approach to improving supplier performance.

Get a quote

Global Solutions

Product Quality

At Pro QC, we understand how critical product quality is to your business. We offer first-article, in-process, and pre-shipment inspections to identify quality problems at each stage of production. Our product quality offerings also include sorting or rework service along with functional and performance testing at our labs in Ningbo, China and McHenry, Illinois.

System Audit & Compliance

Supplier audits provide visibility into the supplier’s management system, processes, and products. These assessments are essential to ensure supplier qualification and capability as well as their compliance with the required standards by industry or jurisdiction. Our services also include pre-audits, corrective action plans, or formal audit preparation.

Supplier Management

Our Supplier Management solution is for suppliers that fail to meet quality or performance objectives. We first identify the root cause of the quality issues and then produce a corrective action plan. Implementation of the corrective actions and conducting regular on-site reviews will ensure suppliers exceed expectations and achieve sustainable improvement.

Vendor Compliance

Pro QC ensures suppliers comply with mandatory compliance terms set by major international retailers. International retail standards usually include a responsible sourcing & vendor code of conduct. We develop and monitor corrective action and preventative action plans and regularly follow up with suppliers for retailers such as Walmart, Lowe’s, and many more.

Get a quote

 

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