Here at Hy-pro, we understand the importance of social and ethical considerations in today’s global market place. Working closely with Sedex, we work to our own social and ethical policy, based on the code of practice developed by the Ethical Trading Initiative.
In China we employ our own quality inspectors, giving us control of this vital aspect of the production process.
Furthermore, through the independent testing houses, Bureau Veritas and Intertek Testing Services (ITS), we can offer a menu of inspection, testing and certification services, specially tailored to a particular product or requirements. These include a full range of social and ethical audits, up to and including SA8000 certification.
All factories we use are fully audited prior to the placement of a first order, and are closely monitored throughout the production process through activities including raw material inspections, during production inspections and of course final random inspection to an industry standard AQL.
Our football factory has gained approval from Adidas (SCSA audit). Being only the 2nd in the world to be Adidas approved