Quality – Self Assessment

Purchased materials and components constitute a major proportion of the content of products manufactured by AB Electrolux. Consequently, the quality of these materials and components is of utmost importance for the overall quality of our products.

AB Electrolux is committed to ensuring its products are fault-free. This is a combined result of correct specifications, standardisation, supplier consolidation and supplier certification.

AB Electrolux selects it suppliers with care, using only those that can demonstrate full commitment and ability to comply with our requirements.

The basic Supplier Quality Assurance objectives are to assist Purchasing in:

  • realizing the greater combined purchasing opportunity of working through the entire AB Electrolux organization,
  • achieving the optimized supplier base, and
  • consequently creating the most effective network of alliances with the best suppliers in the industry.

The Group Supplier Quality Assurance System (GSQA) is a documented series of procedures and manuals that cover how Electrolux Major Appliances works with and measure suppliers to attain the above.

The procedure files

To make these procedures into a folder or book, the files Index and Volume consist of an index, a Frontpiece and Section Separators etc.