Bureau Veritas Vietnam to Sponsor AAFA Conference and Present on Supply Chain Solutions for Textile Business

Nov. 17 2023

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – November 8, 2023 – Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services (CPS) Vietnam is proud to sponsor the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) International Apparel & Footwear Compliance conference, taking place in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Rick Horwitch, Chief of Supply Chain and Sustainability Strategy – Global Retail Lead at Bureau Veritas CPS, delivered a keynote presentation on the topic of “Business Continuity and Supply Chain Resiliency.” In his presentation, Horwitch discussed the importance of having a robust supply chain strategy in place to ensure business continuity in the face of unforeseen disruptions. He also shared case studies and insights into how Bureau Veritas CPS can help textile businesses develop and implement effective supply chain strategies.


Image: Bureau Veritas’ expert - Rick Horwitch shared his expertise on the supply chain.

We are excited to be sponsoring this important event and to share our expertise on supply chain solutions for textile businesses.” said Horwitch. “Supply chain resiliency and business continuity are more critical than ever in today’s global economy, and we are committed to helping our clients develop and implement strategies that will help them weather any storm.

Bureau Veritas CPS is a leading global provider of testing, inspection, and certification services to the consumer goods industry. The company has a proven track record of helping textile businesses improve their supply chain performance and achieve their sustainability goals.

About Bureau Veritas CPS

Bureau Veritas CPS is a global leader in testing, inspection, and certification services for the consumer goods industry. As a member of Bureau Veritas Group, the company has a network of over 500 laboratories and offices in over 40 countries. Bureau Veritas CPS provides services to a wide range of clients, including retailers, brands, manufacturers, and suppliers on different consumer product categories: softlines, hardlines, toys & and juvenile, health, beauty and hygiene, electrical & and electronics.

Bureau Veritas CPS Vietnam is committed to helping textile businesses achieve their goals in a sustainable and compliant manner. The company offers a wide range of services to help businesses improve their supply chain performance, including:

  • Supply chain audits and assessments
  • Sustainability consulting
  • Product testing and certification
  • Training

About AAFA

The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) is the leading trade association for the U.S. apparel and footwear industries. AAFA’s mission is to promote the growth and competitiveness of the U.S. apparel and footwear industry by advocating for fair trade policies, providing valuable resources to its members, and promoting the industry to consumers.>