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Impact Washington Launches A New Practice Area Focused on Food Safety Under the Leadership of Expert Craig Doan

Monday, October 10, 2016 | Food and Beverage
FDA Issues Draft Guidances under the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act for Animal Foods and the Classification of Activities for Farms and Facilities As the implementation of the FDA Food Safet... Read More

Happy #MFGDay 6

Friday, October 7, 2016 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
It’s a BIG Day in Manufacturing!   It’s Manufacturing Day 2016! According to the Department of Commerce: Manufacturing supports 17.4 million U.S. jobs Manufacturing career op... Read More

Reasons Why YOU Should Attend Impact Washington’s ISO 9001/AS9100 Seminar

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | Operational Excellence
Hi, I’m Sarah Stuart. I’m the North King County Account Executive with Impact Washington. Recently, I had a client ask me why they should attend our ISO 9001/AS9100 Standards Change One Da... Read More

Preventing Counterfeit Products in the Aerospace Supply Chain

Friday, September 30, 2016 | Operational Excellence, Supply Chain
Guest blog post by Marcia Buser and Tristan Buser-Molatore   In our last blog post, we reported on the new requirements to consider human factors when addressing nonconformances as presented at... Read More

Bringing Science On the Road - #MFGDAY16

Friday, September 23, 2016 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
Everyone agrees:  We need to get the youth of America excited about manufacturing. Doing that can prove challenging, but one unique program, the PlastiVan, is getting the job done. “The P... Read More

Bringing Manufacturing Day 2016 Home

Friday, September 16, 2016 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
The first proclamation for #MFGDay16 came from right here in Washington state when Governor Jay Inslee declared that Friday, October 7 would officially be Manufacturing Day. The best way to cel... Read More

Getting Involved On Manufacturing Day 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
  While any day can be manufacturing day, the official Manufacturing Day is coming soon on Friday, October 7, 2016. What is Manufacturing Day? MFG DAY addresses common misperceptions abou... Read More

Considering Human Factors Requirements in ISO 9001 & AS9100

Friday, September 2, 2016 | Operational Excellence
Guest blog post by Marcia Buser and Tristan Buser-Molatore In our last blog post, we reported on changes coming to the aerospace quality management standards that we learned about at the American Ae... Read More

What’s New With AS9100: Highlights from the 2016 RMC Aerospace Auditors Conference

Friday, August 26, 2016 | Operational Excellence
Guest Bloggers Tristan Buser-Molatore and Marcia Buser Every year the Registration Management Committee of the American Aerospace Quality Group holds a workshop to update aerospace auditors on ... Read More

Any Day Can Be Manufacturing Day

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
What is Manufacturing Day? Manufacturing Day℠ is a grassroots movement of manufacturers dedicated to overcoming the shared challenges facing manufacturers today.  One of the biggest of the... Read More