Bozeman, Montana (August 21, 2018) – Texbase, Inc., a cloud-based data management and collaboration platform for the textile and consumer products industries announced today that customers are now able to integrate both lab test data and lab test reports created by third party labs into their Texbase accounts.
Now for the first time, independent testing labs such as Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services, Inc. (Bureau Veritas), are able to integrate directly with Texbase to transfer field-level data electronically. This eliminates duplicate data entry, reduces errors and empowers customers to analyze data that would have previously been locked in pdf’s and emails.
Integrating with third party labs on the Texbase platform streamlines business processes, automates data management and provides both workflow visibility and unique reporting throughout the supply chain. Standard testing methodologies are shared and test data, not just documents, reside in one central location where data is easily queried, analyzed and reported. This allows the incorporation of multi-tiered workflows where a lab test can be created at any location and at any stage of the business process.
Bureau Veritas is the first independent lab to participate with Texbase on a recent data integration with Under Armour. Rick Horwitch, Vice President, Global Strategy and Supply Chain Solutions at Bureau Veritas commented, “We’ve been sending pdf test reports to our clients using Texbase…but now we are able to deliver field-level test results which allows for detailed analysis and historical review.”
Craig Simile, Materials Lab Senior Manager at Under Armour stated, “We’ve received an overwhelmingly positive response from our mills, knowing it will save them time. And we win because it helps us speed up our process and will give us accurate field-level data.”
This integration requires little added expense while providing a measurable return on investment.
About Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services, Inc.
Bureau Veritas is a world leader in laboratory testing, inspection and certification services. Created in 1828, the Group has around 75,000 employees in 1,400 offices and laboratories located across the globe. Bureau Veritas helps its clients to improve their performance by offering services and innovative solutions in order to ensure that their assets, products, infrastructure and processes meet standards and regulations in terms of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility. Bureau Veritas’ Consumer Products Services division is a leading global quality assurance provider for the global consumer product and retail markets. It offers an array of specialized services including testing, inspections, audits and engineering services for a wide range of consumer products. These products include wireless and smart world products & services; electrical and electronic products; automotive equipment; hard goods; toys and juvenile products; soft goods; premiums and food products as well as health, beauty, cosmetics, and household products. Website: www.bureauveritas.com/cps
Texbase provides compliance, testing and material innovation software solutions that power great product experiences for the apparel, footwear and consumer products industries. Texbase is a pioneer in cloud-based business solutions and collaboration platforms that unite brands, retailers, suppliers and testing labs that trace compliance and quality from raw materials to finished product. For additional information, please visit www.Texbase.com.
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