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COLUMBIA, SC, April 03, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Qualaco, Inc., a Houston, Texas-based company assisting entities in the development, implementation and maintenance of quality environmental and safety management systems, announced its involvement in getting G&P Trucking ISO 9001:2015-certified for its nine locations across the Southeast. By turning to Qualaco, the South Carolina-based transportation services organization received assistance with development, documentation, implementation, training and auditing of its quality management system.
The nine G&P locations affected by the ISO certification included Gaston, South Carolina; Wando, South Carolina; Charlotte, North Carolina; Fountain Inn, South Carolina; Greer, South Carolina; Conley, Georgia; Pooler, Georgia; Chattanooga, Tennessee and Portsmouth, Virginia.
Founded in Greenwood, South Carolina in 1936 by HP Mabry and Arthur Rush for the purpose of hauling cotton to the Grendel and Panola Textile Mills, G&P Trucking has grown to become an international logistic company providing innovation supply chain solutions throughout the world.
"From border-crossing and brokerage trucking services to dedicated solutions, domestic intermodal, domestic truckload and other unique applications, we plan on continuing to invest in the best people, the best technology and the best equipment to bring our customers the best value and service in the trucking industry," states G. Clifton Parker, President of G&P Trucking.
"In so doing, we have turned to Qualaco Consulting based on the company's impeccable track record for incorporating various methodologies and tools to help organizations like us achieve ISO certification. In working with its staff, which is highly-trained and experienced in the development and certification process for a myriad of ISO specs, we can be the most effective and efficient transportation services operation for our clients."
ISO 9001:2015 specifies requirements for a quality management system when an organization needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, while aiming to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system.
As a quality management consulting firm specializing in the design of quality management systems for businesses, Qualaco provides a unique approach for organizations such as G&P Trucking by incorporating various methodologies and tools to help them achieve their quality goals and attain ISO certification. As such, the company shared its formidable knowledge of best practices with G&P to ensure its quality management system is the driving factor for success and cost-effectiveness in its operations.
"Our principles are centered on eliminating the largest misconception about achieving ISO certification – that it's little more than added paperwork to make someone's job more difficult and time-consuming," says Lori Lyerly, of Qualaco. To the contrary, we showed this giant of the trucking industry that by using the principles of 'Lean Six Sigma, while drawing on our expertise in Quality- and Best Practices - created an ISO quality management system that will indeed save them time while positively affecting the business' bottom line."
Qualaco is a Houston management consulting company that focuses on providing clients in all industries business process improvement relating to areas of quality, safety, and environment. The experienced and knowledgeable professionals work closely with clients to help them achieve quality certifications, the company's primary mission in working with clients being to help businesses understand the value of ISO 9001 certification and implementation.
The organization's corporate offices are located at 3934 Cypress Creek Parkway in Houston and can be reached by calling (855) 919-1623. For more information visit www.ISOQualitySystem.com or email [email protected].
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