Some of the most sensitive operations at a manufacturing facility or a distribution center are the security procedures, and the measures taken to prevent that the shipments are not corrupted or modified during their storage or their transit to destination.
Retailers and corporations in developed countries have turned their attention to this topic as they have identified potential weaknesses in their supply chain controls. The US Customs and Border Protection Agency have developed a set of minimum security requirements to be implemented throughout the supply chain to prevent contraband or any illegal activity in the import/export operations.
Similar programs have been developed for the EU. In TPS we will help you to implement the necessary policies, procedures, and controls in order for you to comply with the C-TPAT security requirements. With this, you clients will have the confidence that their products have been manufactured, packed, stored and shipped under strict measures to prevent contraband or variations when they receive their production orders.