Chicago, IL November 15, 2020 – ComplianceXL will help the leading automobile manufacturer in the US to design and deploy a robust Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) solution and enhance process integrity to accelerate the production process across plants in the US.
The client is a leader in automotive systems and solutions for over a century and is known for revolutionizing the driving experience by leveraging disruptive technology like the Internet of Things, Big Data and sustainable energy. They are the tier-one supplier of auto parts for most OEM automobile brands. The client’s innovative electronics technology provides a variety of products, systems, and services, for automobiles, consumer electronics, industrial devices, building products, and housing industries.
The widespread manufacturing locations challenged the client’s ability to maintain and assure quality approval process, adding to this is to quality planning with the supplier base worldwide. ComplianceXL will dedicate a team of PPAP engineers to develop a process design to meet client-specific requirements and help minimize the cost of poor quality (COPQ) with a robust approval flow.
The scope of the managed PPAP solution includes:
• Understanding client’s Approval Process design needs
• Recognize New Product Introduction requirements and timelines
• Define product or part Life cycle design changes
• Identify Change in Material or Sub-supplier, Manufacturing location, New tool / Tooling modification at
the supplier and any changes in the manufacturing process by supplier/sub-suppliers
• Engage with suppliers globally to gather PPAP 18 Package elements and verify the package elements
• Develop and Complete the Part Submission Warrant (PSW)
• Validate and submit the PPAP Level 3 documentation
“The rapid development in the automobile and automotive has always challenged the quality aspect for every manufacturer worldwide. At ComplianceXL, we are dedicated to bringing together best practices and processes across industries to enhance production and compliance processes for our clients. The implementation of PPAP provides for higher scalability for the client, and we as a partner grow together and enable the client to establish a global footprint with sustainable products for the future,” says CK Bharathan, Head of Compliance Solutions, ComplianceXL.
ComplianceXL is the Compliance Solutions Division of Enventure, a leader in the compliance business since 2003. ComplianceXL is a one-stop solution for all supply chain compliance requirements, ranging from consulting and training to collecting compliance certifications and documentation from suppliers. By implementing a transparent and well-structured compliance program, ComplianceXL enables clients to follow an integrated process, to meet their compliance obligations. Beyond an initial implementation, ComplianceXL also provides ongoing support to maintain compliance to regulations such as RoHS, REACH, CA Prop65, Conflict Minerals, ELV, GHS/OSHA and several other global legislations.