ISO 9001

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Quality Management
Benedikt Sommerhoff

No Revision of ISO 9001. A Statement by Benedikt Sommerhoff

ISO 9001 will not be revised. We asked Benedikt Sommerhoff of the German Society for Quality what he thinks of this decision and what it means for companies. In the article, he reveals what change he would have considered sensible and how organizations could save resources in their quality work.

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Quality Management
Dr. Markus Reimer

ISO 9001:XY? – A Dive with Four Tips

No revision of ISO 9001 – but still a lot to do! Join our guest author Dr. Markus Reimer on a dive and discover the treasures that ISO 9001:2015 still has to offer.

A light bulb in the form of a plant symbolizes sustainable ideas
Quality
Marc Osenberg

The Quality Feature Sustainability

Sustainability has long been a purchasing criterion for customers, a long-term investment and, last but not least, a decisive quality feature. What does the change mean for companies?

Keyboard with an ISO 9001 key with a confirming check mark is pressed.
Quality Management
Lea-Maria Anger

ISO 9001 – No Revision in the Near Future

News from the world of standards! ISO 9001 will not be revised for the time being. This has been announced by the responsible technical committee. Details of the decision and the plan for the coming years can be found in our article.

An employee checks a product with a caliper gauge
Quality
Maren Behrendt

What is quality? One question, many answers

Quality – a big word with many meanings. Whether Garvin, Grönroos or Donabedian: many clever people have already dealt with the questions of what quality actually is and what approaches there are to define it.

A man processes digital quality tasks with a tablet
Digitalization
Lutz Krämer

9 Arenas of Digitalization

Digitalization creates completely new tasks and requirements – also in quality management. In this article, Lutz Krämer explains which nine arenas determine the daily work of a quality manager.