Compliance is essential in security printing because it ensures that the printed documents or products meet the required standards and regulations for security purposes. Compliance measures help prevent counterfeiting, forgery, and other fraudulent activities that compromise the integrity and authenticity of essential documents.

ISO 9001:2015

The APO Lima Printing Facility has been ISO 9001:2015 certified since 2016 for the design, development, printing, conversion, personalization, packaging, testing, storage, and distribution of products from its security printing operations. 

ISO 9001:2015 is a widely recognized standard that organizations in many industries and sectors worldwide use. It helps APO improve efficiency, reduce waste, and increase customer satisfaction.

ISO 28000:2007

APO has been assessed and certified as meeting the requirements of ISO 2800:2007 since 2020 for supply chain security activities in the design, development, conversion, personalization, printing, packaging, testing, storage, and delivery of printed products. 

By implementing the requirements of this standard, APO improved the supply chain’s security, reduced the risk of security incidents, and increased the confidence of its customers and stakeholders.