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Ergotron Awarded ISO 9001:2000 Certification for Excellence in Quality Management
ST. PAUL, MN, July 3, 2006
Ergotron, the worldwide leader in computer and video display mounting equipment, announced today they have achieved an ISO (International Organization for Standardization) certification in accordance with ISO 9001:2000. The certification is recognized globally as a commitment to quality control, and serves as a basis for continual quality improvement.
Ergotron identified a quality improvement strategy which led the company to implement an online quality management system, making it possible to focus on improving quality practices and customer-driven quality results. The certification, awarded by BVQi (NA) Inc, demonstrates Ergotron’s commitment to employing best practice procedures in its facilities and enhancing customer satisfaction.
“Achieving ISO 9001:2000 has increased the effectiveness of our organization as we fulfill our quality policies and objectives,” explains Joe Carroll, Quality Director for Ergotron. “It has fostered an environment of continuous quality improvement at Ergotron.”
“This achievement proves our leadership in the industry and reinforces our commitment to our Channel and OEM Customers,” said Joel Hazzard, President and CEO of Ergotron. “Our quality management system has enabled us to streamline our processes, which is crucial to our growth as we continue our global expansion. This certification will serve as the framework for our company as we continue delivering the world’s finest height- adjustable mounting systems.”
Ergotron products have been improving the human interface with digital displays for over 20 years. Ergotron’s portfolio of digital display mounting solutions includes wall and desk mount arms, desk stands, mobile carts, pivots and vertical lifts. With the introduction of Constant Force (CF™) patented lift-and-pivot motion technology, Ergotron’s products require less user effort to achieve more motion. Each Ergotron product is designed to reduce stress and improve productivity of computer users and enhance the viewing experience in entertainment environments. Ergotron, a rapidly-growing global company focused on the channel and OEM businesses, expects growth revenues in 2006 to approach 40%. For more information on Ergotron products, visit www.ergotron.com or call Ergotron sales at 800-888-8458.
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Maccabee Group PR