Supplier audits are a key tool to identify issues but striking the right balance between audit needs and limited auditing resources can be difficult. Heads of quality or heads of supplier quality management can use this document to upgrade their strategies for balancing these demands.
Who to Audit
Table 1: Sample Criteria Used to Determine Who to Audit
Audit Resource Constraints
How to Audit
Types of Audits
Table 2: Types of Audits
After the Audit Is Complete
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