Kimball Certified to the Highest Level of Sustainability

KimballJasper (Local Sources) – Kimball recently received re-certification to the new “ISO 14001:2015” standard for Environmental Management Systems and the “ISO 9001: 2015” for Quality Management Systems.

Kimball is a brand unit of Jasper-based Kimball International, Inc., (NASDAQ:KBAL).

In a news release from Kimball, the ISO 14001:2015 standard, published by the International Organization for Standardization, is an international reference for environmental management requirements. Kimball achieved all conformance levels for sustainability certification.

Meanwhile, the focus of ISO 9001: 2015 for Quality Management Systems is leadership, planning, support, operation, performance evaluation and improvement with the intent to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and regulatory requirements.  Kathy Sigler, Vice-President of Operations at Kimball says it also acts as a tool to streamline processes and make them more efficient at what they do.

Sigler says, “This certification relies heavily on total employee commitment to integrate continuous improvement and normal business operations. During times of great change, this certification continues to demonstrate our commitment to deliver excellent products and service through a quality culture foundation.”

Sigler goes on to say, “we are proud of our environmental and quality stewardship and are committed to sustainable business practices and continuous improvement.”

In the news release, Kimball officals say they are proud of the fact that Kimball is one of the most respected environmentally-conscious and forward focused furniture makers, blends state of the art technology with a rich heritage of craft, to better optimize workplace performance and enabling customers to craft a truly authentic brand experience. As a world-class design-driven company, Kimball applies its rich heritage as makers to create environments for tomorrow’s workplace. Kimball is a brand unit of Kimball International, Inc., (NASDAQ:KBAL), a publicly-traded company dedicated to its Guiding Principles and recognized as a highly trusted company and an employer of choice. Learn how Kimball is changing workspaces by visiting www.kimballoffice.com

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