Global - Certifications

ISO 9001 (Quality Manangement System)
The primary requirement for ISO 9001 is the Customer Requirements and to meet their expectations consistently, to keep the processes under control, to resolve the quality problems, to reduce the cost of non quality and for improved business planning. The benefits of ISO 9001 are Improve Documented processes,Customer satisfaction,Better products and services,Improved quality & profit levels,Improved communications & Cost savings, improved efficiency and productivity,Minimize waste, inappropriate or rejected work and fewer complaints and Open up the market place to increased opportunities.

ISO 14001 (Enviroment Manangement System)
ISO 14001 EMS (Environment Management System) is applicable to any pollution making small or big organization that wishes to establish, implement, maintain and improve an environmental management system, to assure itself of conformity with its stated environmental policy and to demonstrate conformity. The benefits of ISO 14001 are Waste Minimisation, Prevention of Pollution, Reduction of usage of Inputs,Training & Awareness on EMS,Adhering to new methods,Continuous monitoring,Improved Working Conditions

SA 8000 (Social Accoutability)
SA-8000 is primarily a social accountability standard for decent working conditions. SA 8000 certification enables organizations to demonstrate your commitment to social accountability standards as well as employee and customer satisfaction.It can be applied to any company, of any size, anywhere in the world. The areas it addresses include Child Labour, Forced Labour, Health and Safety, Freedom of association and collective bargaining, Discrimination, Disciplinary practices, Working hours, Compensation and Management systems. The benefits of SA 8000 are a credible and effective way to put company values into action,Preserving and enhancing company and brand reputation,Improving employee recruitment, retention and performance and Better supply chain management and performance. Visit

WRAP (Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production)
The Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP) program is the world’s largest facility certification program mainly focused on the apparel, footwear and sewn products sectors. Facilities receive a certification of six months to one year based on compliance with the 12 WRAP Principles. WRAP enjoys wide support from the global apparel industry but is, at the same time, independent of the industry. Active support is provided by the International Apparel Federation and more than 20 additional trade and industry associations from around the world.

Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS)
GOTS certificate can be obtained when raw materials originate from organic cultivation and are processed using the GOTS sustainable textile production methods. This standard covers the processing, manufacturing, packaging, labelling, trading and distribution of all textiles made from at least 70% certified organic natural fibres

OCS Standard is a standard for tracking and documenting the purpose, handling and use of 100 % certified organically farmed ingredients. It also provides a tool for companies to use in confirming that the products they are buying or selling contain the percentage of organic cotton that they have stated.

Since its launch in 2002 the Fair Trade has become the most widely, recognised social and development label in the world.Fairtrade offers companies a credible way to ensure that their trade has a positive impact for the people at the end of the chain.Fairtrade rewards and encourages farming and production practices that are environmentally sustainable.

The mission of the Security Assessment Program is to partner with international suppliers and importers to drive the development of a global security verification process resulting in greater assurance , risk control, efficiency and cost savings for all participants.The Security Assessment Program is the result of a collaboration between industry thought leaders and decision makers to assure both governments operate efficiently and comply with the evolving C-T PAT, the WCO framework and related border security requirements, customs, in – country field inspections, and information technology exports with proven business procedures and proprietary related to international trade.

Sedex offers a simple and effective way of managing ethical and responsible practices in your supply chain. By allowing suppliers to share the same data with many customers, Sedex helps reduce the need for multiple audits, allowing both parties to concentrate on making improvements. Joining Sedex can help you to drive improvements in ethical and responsible business practices increase efficiency,save time and resources,improve supplier engagement, boost productivity,reduce reputational risk,gain competitive advantage & help drive collaboration and reduce duplication.

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is an independent, not-for-profit, nongovernmental organization established to support environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable management of the world’s forests. The FSC vision is that the world’s forests meet the social, ecological, and economic rights and needs of the present generation without compromising those of future generations. Labelling products and promoting them with FSC trademarks helps consumers to make informed decisions about the products and materials they purchase. For a product to be claimed as FSC certified, there must be an unbroken chain of organizations independently certified by FSC-accredited certification bodies covering every change in legal ownership of the product from the certified forest or point of reclamation up to the organization selling it with an FSC claim on sales documents and/or to the point where the product is finished and FSC labelled

The Global Recycled Standard (GRS) is an international, voluntary, full product standard that sets requirements for third-party certification of Recycled Content, chain of custody, social and environmental practices, and chemical restrictions. The goal of the GRS is to increase use of Recycled materials in products and reduce/eliminate the harm caused by its production. The Global Recycled Standard is intended for use with any product that contains at least 20% Recycled Material. Each stage of production is required to be certified, beginning at the recycling stage and ending at the last seller in the final business-to-business transaction. Material Collection and Material Concentration sites are subject to self-declaration, document collection, and on-site visits.

The Recycled Claim Standard (RCS) is an international, voluntary standard that sets requirements for third-party certification of Recycled input and chain of custody. The goal of the RCS is to increase the use of Recycled materials. The Recycled Claim Standard is intended for use with any product that contains at least 5% Recycled Material. Each stage of production is required to be certified, beginning at the recycling stage and ending at the last seller in the final business-to-business transaction. Material Collection and Material Concentration sites are subject to self-declaration, document collection, an on-site visits.

Compliance Audit is to determine if the organization follows the prescribed laws, regulations, policies and procedures. GCC has the adequate experience in implementing the requirements in various supplier premises as per the law of the land and pass the customer’s Code of Conduct audits.

We also provide comprehensive trainings to your employees on Buyer's Code of Conduct, Awareness training on all the above certifications, Internal audits, Work Instructions, Security and need based trainings.