Certifications

  • Rideau is fully Ariba Compliant. To become Ariba compliant, suppliers must have scalable and repeatable processes for transacting with and providing content to Ariba Buyer customers.

  • Rideau is C-TPAT certified, a certification aimed at ensuring trade safety. Becoming certified by the CBP (US Customs and Border Protection) ensures security from every aspect of distribution.

  • Over 60 of Rideau's employees are Certified Recognition Professionals. Rideau employs the highest number of CRP professionals in the world.  For commitment to education & training, RPI awarded Rideau the Excellence in Education Award.

  • Rideau has passed the requirements to become CICA Section 5970 compliant, the Canadian equivalent to SAS 70. Becoming Section 5970 compliant required Rideau to undergo an extensive audit by an independent accounting firm who made certain Rideau complied with CICA standards.

  • Rideau has obtained the ISO 9001:2008 certification. ISO 9001:2008 demands all procedures be defined and standardized for ultimate efficiency.

  • Rideau is PCI DSS certified. The PCI DSS program is designed to enhance the protection of cardholders’ sensitive account and transaction information.

  • The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) is a Canadian law relating to data privacy; Rideau received the PIPEDA certification in 2001.

  • Rideau is a Safe Harbor member. Rideau’s Privacy and Confidentiality Policy complies with the provisions set out in the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, as well as the Canadian Standards Association Model Code for the Protection of Personal Information.

  • Six Sigma seeks to identify and remove the causes of defects and errors in manufacturing and business processes. We currently have 20 employees who are Green Belt certified to ensure efficiency in all of Rideau's processes.