Becoming ISO 9001 certified gives you a clear return on investment
A recent survey of various organisations that have acheived ISO 9001 certification revealed an increase in sales, turnover, customer satisfaction and savings.
Below are some of the main benefits QMS clients have experienced and what your organisation could gain from ISO 9001 certification:
- Stand out from your competitors
Being ISO 9001 certified can make the crucial difference when bidding for tenders and contracts. One survey reported that a firm with ISO 9001 certification achieved a 40% increase in sales.
- Save Money
ISO 9001 can save organisations money through improved processes. Our survey showed one organisation had cut costs by 50% in two years as a result.
- Retain Clients
ISO 9001 gives you the systems to increase customer satisfaction, helping you retain more of your existing clients. One pizza firm in our survey increased customer satisfaction by an incredible 85%.
- Improve your performance
By going through the process of ISO certification, your management team will be equipped with new systems to help boost business performance.
- Reduce waste
ISO 9001 gives you the insight and systems to ensure your organisation reduces waste and streamlines its processes.
- Expand into new sectors
ISO 9001 can give your organisation a significant advantage when looking to break into new sectors. The public sector, especially, tends to prefer suppliers who are ISO certified.
- Improve your reputation and brand
When marketing your organisation, ISO 9001 wlll go a long way to enhancing your reputation and brand.
- Satisfy your Shareholders or Investors
Achieving ISO 9001 certification will demonstrate that your organisation adheres to a certain level of quality management, helping to reassure shareholders or investors.
At QMS we strive to offer a service that allows our clients to unlock as many of these benefits as possible. If you’d like to find out more about what makes us different, why not give us a call on 0845 86 26 246 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
“Our Assessor has been professional, personable and showed excellent knowledge in all areas of the ISO standards 14001, 27001 and 9001. He made the process enjoyable and his advice has assisted me greatly not only in passing the ISOs but in implementing the best practice guidelines into the day to day running of the business. I would highly recommend QMS.”
Karen Page, Claims Director – Claims Management and Adjusting Ltd