Case Study: A Toy Story

CASE STUDY

A Toy Story

OCTOBER 2018
With their core business in apparel, one importer decided to run a promotion using toys tied to their brand. Unfortunately, having ordered an entire container of toys, the promotional items were found to contain lead. The result? A total recall of the entire shipment resulting in $400,000 in lost sales.
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✓ Online ordering of five audit types - product specific and including verification of certificates
✓ Labs on four continents to conduct product testing
✓ Milestones to ensure process steps (including audits, and lab testing) complete
✓ Transparency to support government audits
✓ Traceability to source of product and communications
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