IPS is very proud to announce that as of November 2011 it is re-certified in the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program.
As a participant, IPS has made a firm commitment to enhance the security of goods moving through its international supply chain by establishing procedural and physical security of its shipments. Additionally, C-TPAT qualification requires IPS to implement continual personnel training, strict access controls and manifest procedures. The Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism, is a joint U.S. Government-Private Business initiative to build cooperative relationships that strengthen overall supply chain and border security by directly involving the Manufacturers, Brokers, Carriers and Freight Forwarders.
IPS is a business-to-business metal finishing company with over 25 years experience in plating, (electroplating), polishing (manual, automatic & robotic), and coating (powder, liquid and PVD) for the Door Hardware, Kitchen & Bath, Automotive, Gaming, Motorcycle, Aerospace, and other industries. With the capacity to meet medium to high volume demands, providing a variety of chrome, brass, nickel, bronze (including oil rubbed bronze), oxidized, distressed, antique finishes and more. The finishing operations are in a 250,000-ft² manufacturing facility located in Baja California, Mexico just minutes from the US/Mexico border. IPS is committed to best practices and continuous improvement through the implementation of ISO 9001-2008 Certification, Clean Industry Certification, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, 5’S’ and other techniques.
IPS invites you to see them on Youtube at the following link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rIim43kS6c – here you will find more information about the company and the services offered.