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CORRECTING and REPLACING APLIX Inc. Receives ISO 26000:2010 Certificate of Conformance

November 18, 2019 GMT

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 18, 2019--

Please replace the release, dated Oct. 10, 2019, with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions.

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APLIX Inc. Receives ISO 26000:2010 Certificate of Conformance

SRI Quality System Registrar is pleased to announce that it has recently awarded an ISO 26000:2010 Certificate of Conformance to APLIX Inc., located in Charlotte, North Carolina for “The Social Responsibility practices related to the design and manufacture of hook and loop fasteners” for meeting the objectives of the standard.

ISO 26000:2010 is an international guidance document on how businesses can operate in a socially responsible way, and a certificate of conformance recognizes organizations that can link business objectives with operating effectiveness to meet the guidance principles of the standard. APLIX has demonstrated that it has met the objectives and intent of the international guidance through integration of the objectives with its business operations, top management’s commitment to its stakeholders, establishment of clear policies, good planning and implementation, effective resource management, efficient process control and continual improvement, and measurement and analysis against its Social Responsibility objectives.

“Operating our company in line with the principles and guidance of ISO 26000:2010 reinforces our commitment to operating responsibly and all of our stakeholders. We are committed to excellence, live and work ethically, and recognize all our associates are important,” stated Rick Little, President and CEO of APLIX Inc.

According to Edward L. Maschmeier, Associate Vice President, Certification: “We are pleased to acknowledge that APLIX Inc. has demonstrated conformance to the ISO 26000:2010 guidance document, and SRI’s independent confirmation provides evidence to customers, suppliers, employees, and their community of their commitment to operate in a socially responsible way contributing to sustainable development.”

About SRI

SRI Quality System Registrar is an internationally recognized registrar for certification to a broad range of international standards for quality, environmental, health and safety, security, and social responsibility. SRI also provides public training for auditing, implementing, and maintaining standards.

About APLIX

With over 60 years of experience, APLIX is one of the world’s leading hook and loop fastening system specialists. APLIX provides their clients with innovative products and solutions in numerous self-gripping fastening markets: Aircraft, Automotive, Cleaning, Personal care, Healthcare, Packaging and other specialized industries. The company is IATF 16949 and BRC certified and operates six plants in the U.S., France, Brazil and China as well as sales offices around the world.

 

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CONTACT: CONTACT at APLIX Inc.:

Jenny Moore

jmoore@aplixinc.comCONTACT at SRI:

Jennifer Tomaro

724-934-9000 Ext. 660

jtomaro@SRIRegistrar.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NORTH CAROLINA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PACKAGING ENVIRONMENT MANUFACTURING

SOURCE: APLIX Inc.

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