IFS is a standard that defines the specific requirements for food safety, legality and quality that must be met by companies that process and / or package food. The IFS Food standard has been set up by the German, French and Italian Retailers' Federations, with the aim of constituting a valuable tool for controlling the common approach of retailer supplier management systems.
Adressed to: companies that are active in the food production (processing and / or packaging of food or ingredients used in food production) and are interested in entrying mainly into the market of Super Market chains in Great Britain, as well as in other demanding foreign markets.
Validity- International Recognized.
Benefits of a Certified company:
Creating opportunities to enter into demanding international markets (mainly in Germany, France & Italy), by ensuring the prerequisites of security and quality management,
Proof of conformity to specific requirements for food safety, legality and quality that have to be met by companies active in food processing and / or packaging and the entailed ticket to trade by the German, French & Italian Retailers Association,
Reduction of the inspections since the customers have access to all inspection data from the certification body,
Increasing the customers' sense of security relative to the company's products and consequently improving the image and the reliability of the company.