Has it ever struck you that a pallet always has the same dimensions? It measures 0.8 metres by 1.2 metres, to be exact. In the same way that a lorry usually measures 2.6 metres across, perfectly adapted for loading two pallets side by side.
Standards define the details that create the whole. This in turn helps keep delivery and production costs down, contributes to the growth of an entire industry and makes the world function a little better. The benefits of applying standards are legion.
SIS puts you a step ahead
As an entrepreneur or the head of a business operation, you can choose whether to actively influence or passively observe. It is easy to believe that standards are simply there to be followed. Those of you who adopt a more active attitude, however, quickly appreciate that the standardization process enables you to spearhead forward growth and to establish guidelines for your entire industry.
He with the most information is a step ahead and gains insights that can promote the growth of his own business. This is one way to ensure you are among the first to receive the latest information on forthcoming change – allowing you to rapidly adapt your business accordingly!
Influence through participation
As a member of SIS, you’ll be in good company. You will be one of the driving forces behind change and development in your field. You will also gain access to an invaluable network of experts from all over the world. As a member, you also gain influence in the international organizations CEN (European Committee for Standardization) and ISO (International Organization for Standardization). Through your membership, you will be involved in the big decisions, offering an opportunity to influence the formulation of international standards. A job that promotes cross-border commerce and the Swedish export market as a whole. And which will eventually create greater efficiency and profitability for your business. Membership of SIS offers many benefits.