Consumer Goods and Retail Testing
With more than 130 years' experience, SGS offers the broadest range of product testing to clients around the world. Our global network of testing facilities, staffed by knowledgeable and experienced personnel, can smooth your products’ route to market.
Our cost effective testing services enable you to reduce risk, shorten time to market and demonstrate the quality and safety of your product(s). Our testing services include, but are not limited to:
- Physical and mechanical tests
- Chemical (e.g. Volatile Organic Compounds - VOC) tests
- Materials tests
- Food contact tests
- Flammability tests
- Performance tests
- Microbiology or Microbiological tests
- Electrical safety tests
- Electromagnetic Compliance (EMC) tests
- Environmental safety tests
Premium and novelty items cover a wide range of products: toys offered in cereal boxes, in fast-food restaurants, pens, etc. If the premium and novelty items you offer to your customers are out of your business scope you can benefit from SGS’s expertise in all consumer goods. Our experts can work with your staff and suppliers to set up a competitive testing program. With our testing services you can ensure your products are safe and compliant with relevant standards and regulations.
Allow SGS testing services to give your products the competitive edge they need in different markets across the globe. Our recognized experts and global network of labs can conduct tests against all directives, international or national standards.