‘TRUSTED MARK’ CERTIFICATION SCHEME FOR RETAILER OF MEDICINES ON PRESCRIPTION / OTC
IRF Trusted Mark LLP is pleased to announce the launch of the first of its kind customer centric ‘TRUSTED MARK’ for retailers . The scheme developed with inputs from over 100 global and Indian retail industry stakeholders in accordance with ISO 17067 guidelines will encourage retailers to improve on their practices and systems in operation. The ‘TRUSTED MARK’ seal will assure consumers that retailers will observe their rights through the agreed standards. The key to certification is not only adhering to statutory requirements but also the requirements as mentioned in each of the technical standards. This will help in bringing in transparency so that the consumers know what to expect from their purchase / service from the point of browsing and buying to after-sales.
Certification Bodies accredited for ISO/IEC 17065 by the National Accreditation Board for Certification Bodies (NABCB)- Member International Accreditation Forum – will conduct the audit process for retailers.
IRF Trusted Mark LLP aims to undertake a nationwide campaign to establish the ‘TRUSTED MARK’ as the seal for consumer trust – generating consumer awareness and assurance needed to encourage consumers to confidently shop, eat and enjoy products and services of outlets with the ‘TRUSTED MARK.’
Retailers seeking the ‘TRUSTED MARK’ certification can register with IRF Trusted Mark LLP by submitting the Application Form duly filled along with the requisite application fees.
You should be operating in any of the following channels: Physical stores / e/m commerce-on line & with mobile apps/ Tele-TV Channels / Catalogue – Direct Selling / Omni channel.