Icon Blue, Inc. Continues Product Safety Leadership, Early Adopter of Industry’s ‘Product Safety Aware’ Compliance Program
Los Angeles, CA July 29, 2015 – Icon Blue, Inc., www.iconblue.com, today announced it is among the first to achieve ‘Product Safety Aware’ status in the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) Product Safety Awareness Program. This means Icon Blue has met or exceeded the PPAI product safety training and education requirements.
Icon Blue has demonstrated its commitment to product safety by actively engaging its workforce and adopting a corporate culture that prioritizes product safety compliance training and a commitment to continuing education.
The Company’s approach to product safety compliance involves 4 key areas:
- Product safety education and compliance training company wide
- Use of suppliers who can demonstrate product safety compliance
- Testing labs approved by the Consumer Product Safety Commission
- Documentation of product safety measures
Walter Hill, President/CEO, Icon Blue, said, “Meeting the evolving product safety compliance expectations of the promotional products industry requires regulatory knowledge and an ongoing company commitment. We are proud to establish a proactive leadership position in the industry through our commitment to PPAI’s ‘Product Safety Aware’ compliance program. Product Safety Awareness gives us a strong competitive edge and increases the value in the client-supplier relationship; it’s a winwin
for both of us.”
PPAI is the world’s largest and oldest not-for-profit trade association for the $21 billion promotional products industry and is the leading provider of promotional products safety and compliance training and education with more than 50 years of professional development and certification.