With U in the Center
The factory partners of The designUfactory are audited for good manufacturing practices
as well as social awareness. ISO 9000, FDA GMP, SA8000, California Prop 65,
Consumer Products Safety requirements and the California Transparency in Supply
Chains Act as well as other worldwide standards are used to formulate our positive or
negative audit assessment. Factories with a negative audit are removed from our list of
approved factory partners.
In addition to our assessment, most of our factory partners have passed audits from
many major retailers such as Carrefour, Walgreen’s, Target and others including mass
merchandisers like Disney Consumer Products.
- ISO and GMP are address production and on going operations of a company
- Prop 65 and CPSIA address the safety of products
- California Transparency and SA8000 address employee welfare.