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Tinker Tailor – clothing size standards get a makeover

14. March 2017 - 10:18
In days gone by, we went to a dressmaker. These days, we talk about things like “size zero” and wonder if we are getting slimmer because we can now squeeze into an 8. Ever wondered how clothing sizes are...

Tinker Tailor – clothing size standards get a makeover

14. March 2017 - 10:18
In days gone by, we went to a dressmaker. These days, we talk about things like “size zero” and wonder if we are getting slimmer because we can now squeeze into an 8. Ever wondered how clothing sizes are...

Latest ISOfocus brings benefits of ageing

14. March 2017 - 10:07
If you think “aged”, “senior” and “elderly” are negative buzzwords, think again! Businesses, large and small, have begun to use the ageing market as a lens through which to view their strategic plans,...

Enjoy retirement thanks to ISO 9001

9. March 2017 - 17:11
Supporting our seniors and helping them to maintain an independent lifestyle has been ACPPAʼs mission for over 30 years. To substantiate its approach, the not-for-profit Group that manages care homes and...

Women in standardization: female empowerment for a better world

8. March 2017 - 16:16
According to a recent report from global consulting firm McKinsey 1), if women played an identical role to men in the labour market, we could add as much as USD 28 trillion, or 26 %, to the annual global...

Women in standardization: female empowerment for a better world

8. March 2017 - 15:27
According to a recent report from global consulting firm McKinsey 1), if women played an identical role to men in the labour market, we could add as much as USD 28 trillion, or 26 %, to the annual global...

Latest ISOfocus brings benefits of ageing

7. March 2017 - 9:48
If you think “aged”, “senior” and “elderly” are negative buzzwords, think again! Businesses, large and small, have begun to use the ageing market as a lens through which to view their strategic plans,...

How to adapt to ageing societies

7. March 2017 - 9:46
The growing average age of populations is not always a burden on society, it can be a rewarding opportunity to enrich communities and our world as a whole. Increasingly, governments and local authorities...

Robots to the rescue!

7. March 2017 - 9:45
It won’t be long before robots become a normal part of our everyday lives. Soon, our mobile companions will provide everything from coaching to communication to companionship, keeping us independent as...

Enjoy retirement thanks to ISO 9001

7. March 2017 - 9:45
Supporting our seniors and helping them to maintain an independent lifestyle has been ACPPAʼs mission for over 30 years. To substantiate its approach, the not-for-profit Group that manages care homes and...

The silver economy

7. March 2017 - 9:45
Eighty is the new 20! A demographic shift is creating the so-called “silver” economy and a new and powerful consumer class. Here, we look at how new products and services meet the needs and expectations...

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