News from Omega Uniform Systems

July 2012:

Omega Uniform Systems is proud to announce that once again we have attained ISO 9001:2008 re-certification. Re-certification by the International Standardization Organization guarantees that the Quality Management System that was implemented in August 2010 continues to be applied effectively. Ongoing certification is important to our customers and our prospective customers because they can be confident that our quality systems continue to be sound and have once again been audited by an independent third party. Our employees are responsible for the consistency of our Quality Management System and the ongoing efforts to ensure an environment of continuous improvement.

April 2012:

Once again, Omega Uniform Systems has attained the Climate Smart seal as a result of our ongoing efforts to measure and reduce our carbon footprint. Carbon management and emissions reduction are key elements in our “Green Threads” sustainability strategy.

March 2012:

Omega Uniform Systems is proud to be a winner of the 2012 Image of the Year Award presented by the North American Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors Association, NAUMD

February 2012:

Margaret Ramsdale, President & CEO of Omega Uniform Systems has been appointed to the Board of Directors of The Canadian Textile Recovery Effort.
The Canadian Textile Recovery Effort (CTRE) is a national, voluntary, industry led association aimed at increasing the amount of recycling and reuse of textiles. CTRE was established as a result of the need to divert textile waste from Canadian landfills and the pending legislation on the Canada-wide Action Plan for Extended Producer Responsibility. CTRE works collaboratively with provincial governments’ waste diversion policies that set specific targets for diverting waste streams from landfills. CTRE is comprised of textile industry representatives and non-governmental organizations.

March 2011:

Omega Uniform Systems successfully completes the Climate Smart certification program.

March 2011:

Omega Uniform Systems is proud to be a winner of the 2011 Image of the Year Award presented by the North American Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors Association, NAUMD.

February 2011:

Omega Uniform Systems President & CEO Margaret Ramsdale, is pleased to be appointed to the Board of Directors of the North American Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors Association, NAUMD.

August 2010:

Omega Uniform Systems is proud to announce we are now ISO 9001:2008 certified. Certification by the International Standardization Organization guarantees that a Quality Management System has been implemented. ISO certification is important to our customers and our prospective customers because they know that our quality systems are sound and have been audited by an independent third party. ISO certification is important to our employees because all of our quality processes are thoroughly researched and documented. Our ISO efforts communicates to employees that they are working for a company that is serious about quality and continuous improvement.

May 2010:

Omega Uniform Systems President & CEO Margaret Ramsdale, is pleased to be named a 2010 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Nominee.

March 2010:

Omega Uniform Systems is proud to be a winner of the 2010 Image of the Year Award presented by the North American Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors Association, NAUMD.

January 2010:

Margaret Ramsdale, President & CEO of Omega Uniform Systems, is named as one of the winners of the 2010 Enterprising Women of the Year Award. This award recognizes the top women business owners in the USA and Canada.

November 2009:

Margaret  Ramsdale, President & CEO of Omega Uniform Systems, is named one of Canada’s Top 100 Women Entrepreneurs by Profit Magazine. The annual Profit W100 ranking Is based on a composite of size, growth rate and profitability.

September 2009:

BC Transit names Omega Uniform Systems their sole provider for the supply and service of the Transit Operator uniform program.

March 2009:

Omega Uniform Systems is proud to be a winner of the 2009 Image of the Year Award presented by the North American Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors Association, NAUMD.