More Effective QRC Management Systems Are Being
Quality, Risk, and Compliance (QRC) Management Systems are integrated
software applications that provide manufacturers with an effective closed-loop
product quality management system across manufacturing and its supply
Consumers and retailers continue to expect faster and better service and
higher and more consistent product quality at increasingly lower cost.
Governments continue to enact new regulations to protect public health and
safety. This intense competitive and regulatory pressure is driving companies
to seek new ways to maintain margins, ensure more consistent product quality,
and create a pervasive and effective culture of innovation.
are placing renewed emphasis on designing and deploying more effective,
enterprise-wide, closed loop product quality management systems that integrate
all supplier, producer, and retailer operations and supply chains. A typical
system integrates all processes involved in product quality management and
includes applications that manage documents and document content, change
control, equipment, internal and external auditing, employee qualifications,
product quality, suppliers, compliance, risk, non-conformance, customer
complaints, and CAPA.
This in turn is requiring companies to re-examine traditional
organizational structures and business processes. This study provides an in
depth analysis of the QRC market from both a supplier and end user perspective,
including current and future key issues impacting this market. Some strategic
issues covered include:
- What are the key market trends and drivers in manufacturing and what are
their impacts on QRC systems functionality?
- How can suppliers increase their value proposition?
- What functionality and deployment strategies should end users be