Avery Dennison (FRNA) manufactures pressure sensitive labels with over a billion dollars in sales, and 19 manufacturing and distribution sites throughout North America. SatiStar had identified the need for process consistency from site to site as one of findings from a business assessment.

SatiStar designed and implemented an electronic quality management system (QSi*) that included:

  • Global corrective action system (with all 19 sites) with electronic notification and escalation through Avery’s email system
  • Global internal audit system consolidating findings from all sites into one database
  • Doc and data control systems for each site which allowed the sharing of global documents (level II procedures) and local control over site specific work instructions
  • Electronic calibration and preventive maintenance system with automatic alerts and escalation
  • Employee training system with automatic notification of procedure / work instruction updates

The result was the successful registration of all 19 sites to ISO 9001:2000

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