Creating Transparency Across the Supply Chain
Holistic, enterprise-wide supplier quality management systems enable companies to ensure that suppliers and contract manufacturers are implementing the same best practices for product quality, safety and compliance, improving visibility and collaboration. Enterprise Quality Management Software (EQMS) leverages best-of-breed technology to provide a centralized and consolidated system to facilitate effective supplier quality management, reducing the time it takes to address quality issues such as complaints, investigations and corrective actions.
Benefits of Supplier Quality Management Software for the Food & Beverage Industry:
- Supports compliance with industry regulations such as FSMA, GFSI and SQF
- Improves food quality and safety by creating more transparency across the supply chain.
- Fosters more collaborative relationships with suppliers, supporting innovation, speed-to-market and competitive differentiation
- Increases supplier selection efficiency by eliminating redundant supplier evaluations across departments using a standardized, centralized supplier evaluation process
- Reduces risk of lost or incomplete data through a closed-loop supplier processes
- Increases operational transparency through automated alerts, overview views using dashboard functionality, and extensive reporting capabilities
- Increases accountability through assignments, process step sign-offs and automated audit trails