Monday, March 24, 2003
Black Box Corporation Re-certified under ISO 9001 International Quality Standard--10th Straight Year of Certification
Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ: BBOX) today announced that its Lawrence, PA World Headquarters has been re-certified under the ISO 9001:1994 International Quality Standard. For the tenth consecutive year, the Company’s Quality Management System (QMS) has passed the stringent auditing of its business processes, which is required under the control of the ISO 9001:1994 Standards.
James C. Anderson, Lead Auditor for Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc., said, “Black Box has a very mature and well implemented QMS with a strong focus on process automation and measurements. Their management commitment to this program reflects its continued success.”
Commenting on the certification, Louis A. Gorga, Black Box Quality Manager, said, “At Black Box, our team is dedicated to providing high quality services and products to our clients. The discipline required under the ISO 9001:1994 Quality Standard provides a framework to achieve efficient management and execution of our business model to consistently achieve this objective.”
First released in 1987, ISO 9000 is a series of quality management system standards created by the International Organization of Standardization (ISO), which is a federation of 132 national standards bodies based in Geneva, Switzerland. The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is the member body representing the United States.
Black Box is the world’s largest technical services company dedicated to designing, building and maintaining today’s complicated network infrastructure systems. Black Box services 150,000 clients in 132 countries with 117 offices throughout the world.
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