The Mill Improvement Program (MIP) is a comprehensive Factory Audit service designed to assist businesses in the Softline sector, particularly those involved in yarn and fabric manufacturing. This program is crucial for managing and mitigating risks associated with the textile product supply chain. It plays a pivotal role in identifying, mitigating, and managing risks at the earliest stages, supporting mills to operate efficiently and elevate the quality standard.
Why Choose Mill Improvement Program?
Mill Improvement Program helps you proactively manage and mitigate risks in your textile product supply chain. It is a powerful audit for businesses aiming to uphold quality, ensure compliance, and protect their brand reputation in the competitive Softline sector (Yarn & Fabric Manufacturing).
Quality Management System: Basic review to ensure systems are in place for quality assurance and risk management.
Good Manufacturing Practice: Ensures adherence to practices that prevent the production and shipment of substandard fabrics.
Product Control: Evaluation focusing on the quality and compliance of the products.
Process Control: Examination of processes to ensure they are efficient and compliant.
Product-Specific Capacity: Review of the mill’s capacity to handle various products efficiently.
Personnel: Review of personnel practices to ensure compliance with labor laws and social practices.
Benefits of Mill Improvement Program:
Risk Management: MIP assists the entire apparel and textile product supply chain in identifying, mitigating, and managing risks effectively from the outset.
Quality Assurance: The program helps prevent the shipment of poor quality, unsafe, or non-compliant fabrics.
In-House Testing: For mills with in-house testing facilities, MIP facilitates the performance of their own in-house performance testing, ensuring compliance and reliability.
Bureau Veritas is a world-leading concept-to-consumer supply chain solutions partner working with organizations throughout the supply chain, With well in excess of 100 offices and laboratories spread around the world we are proud to be the quality managers for many of the world’s leading brands, retailers and their supply chains.
Inspec is an online booking platform to improve your product quality and reduce returns with systematic inspection and audits, You will experience a fast, easy-to-use booking flow for your product inspection services, and you can book one of our next available product specialists to be at your factory for service as quickly as the next day.
Why Bureau Veritas?
Bureau Veritas is a world leader in laboratory testing, inspection and certification services. Created in 1828, the Group has more than 80,000 employees located in more than 1,600 offices and laboratories around the globe.
As one of the world's leading third-party inspection companies, our inspection team all undergo rigorous technical qualification and integrity training before performing any type of inspection. We offer standard and tailor-made quality control inspection for a wide array of softline and hardline products.
Bureau Veritas helps its clients improve their performance by offering services and innovative solutions in order to ensure that their assets, products, infrastructure and processes meet standards and regulations in terms of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.
Global footprint and local expertise
Bureau Veritas carries out over 400,000 inspections and audits every year. We have over 1200 fully qualified inspectors across 85 countries in Asia, Africa, Europe, North and South America.
Your product quality inspection is conducted with BV’s inspection protocols which are based on our standard practices and decades of experience from assessing millions of factories and products. All our protocols are optimized to meet today’s requirements.
Ethic & independent quality control
As the world leader in testing, inspection and certification services, we put ethics and integrity at the very top of our priority list. Our Code of Ethics ensures our staff members maintain integrity, professional competence, confidentiality, professional behavior, and high ethical standards in their day-to-day business activities.