The Foundation for Strategic Sourcing (F4SS) whose members include Proctor Gamble, Johnson Johnson, Unilever and L’Oreal, has launched AuditOne™, a major initiative to simplify, standardise and streamline how consumer products companies conduct quality audits with their suppliers.
Lloyd’s Register is among the few approved AuditOne™ Certification Bodies to deliver supply chain certification services to AuditOne™ standards across its technology platform powered by Greenfence. Greenfence is the first platform technology serving the Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) sector and offers LR clients unrivalled potential for connectivity, scalability and interoperability of existing databases, schemes and systems across all industry sectors.
Benefits of AuditOne™ Certification
The AuditOne™ process benefits the entire supply chain. Through AuditOne™, brand owner’s requirements are aligned through harmonised quality standards, thus reducing the need for unnecessary and duplicate audits.
AuditOne™ certification offers a streamlined audit process establishing a uniform standard for each category, helping to simplify operations, increase transparency and enhance compliance reporting throughout the FMCG/CPG supply chain.
The AuditOne™ platform allows technological advances including the electronic audit entry, auditor calibration, auditor verification, and compliance dashboards.
The following standards are currently accepted under the AuditOne programme with additional standards under consideration for future acceptance.