Quality Management

Discovery Flexibles are dedicated to providing our client base with high quality gravure printed products that meet the highest standards of quality management throughout the print industry.
Our vastly experienced quality team are available 24/7 to make sure the customer has the support and knowledge required to make the final packaging a success.

Met OPP Laminate

  • On site Quality Assurance Department
  • Field service technicians available to react quickly to any potential customer opportunities
  • Colour accurate press proofing
  • Cutting edge colour management technology with introduction of X-Rite system
  • ISO formatted SOPs and training matrices
  • FDA compliance
  • MSDS Database information
  • Compliance with COSHH and REACH standards
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Food Safety Compliance

Laboratory Facilities

We have an on-site analytical laboratory which provides support and knowledge to assist the customer on all aspects of quality assurance. We are also well equipped to accommodate all possible circumstances that may arise in a typical production environment. This includes:

  • Odour/aroma testing
  • Tensile testing
  • Seal strength (hot and cold)
  • Lamination bond strength analysis

Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Project

Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Project Features

  • Initiative began in January of 2012
  • Completed training and have 1 Green Belt with a further 6 almost certified on staff
  • Two projects have been completed resulting in savings and one more will be completed in August resulting in expected annualised savings of over £100k.
  • Change in culture throughout the whole business

Accreditations

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BRC Certificate Valid until 2nd June 2015
ISO 9001-2008 Certificate Dec 2014
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