Manufacturers Capture the Benefits of Innovations in Product Compliance

Learn how Intertek’s streamlined approach can improve your competitive advantage.

Boxborough, MA, March 25, 2010 --( Intertek, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification, is offering a four-chapter white paper, Streamline: Progressions in Product Compliance, detailing the changes in testing and certification that benefit manufacturers seeking to improve their competitive positions in a challenging economic climate.

This publication brings manufacturers up to speed on the innovations in product compliance, including Intertek's own “streamlined” approach based on expertise in this area, client insight and the wisdom of other industry experts. By embracing lean manufacturing principles and offering support in product development and manufacturing, Intertek's strategic methods can optimize product value streams and improve your bottom line.

“Manufacturers are demanding change from their supply chain to provide more cost-sensitive, speed-driven globalized solutions. My answer to these demands is -- you only need to change to Intertek…Now more than ever, you can count on Intertek to be the partner who leaves the rhetoric behind. Intertek's focus remains steadfast, delivering real concrete results back to your bottom line and helping you quickly and cost-efficiently launch your products around the world,” said Gregg Tiemann, Chief Executive of Intertek’s Commercial and Electrical Division.

To learn more about progressions in product compliance, including what questions to ask when choosing a lab, visit:

For more information, call 1-800-WORLDLAB or email

Media Inquiries, please contact:

Hope Mascott, Manager, Marketing Operations
Telephone: 978-635-8565

About Intertek

Intertek is the leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world. From auditing and inspection to testing, quality assurance and certification, Intertek people are dedicated to adding value to customers' products and processes, supporting their success in the global marketplace. Intertek has the expertise, resources and global reach to support its customers through its network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 24,000 people in more than 100 countries around the world.

Intertek is a FTSE 100 company listed on the London Stock Exchange. Ticker: ITRk

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