We offer certification to the SQF Food Safety Codes, including Primary Animal or Plant Production, Animal Products, Aquaculture, Packaging, Dietary Supplements, Food, Pet Food and Animal Feed, Storage/ Distribution, and the SQF Quality Code. This audit is now unannounced once every three years, promoting consistency across the supply chain and covering critical topics such as HACCP system, factory environment, process control, product food safety controls, and personnel practices.
The SQF Food Safety Code(s) meet the needs of all suppliers in the food industry and are ideal for businesses supplying local and global food markets.
An optional audit used to assess the level of compliance of the system against the SQF Code (and level).
Desktop review and facility audit to assess the effectiveness of a facility’s system against the requirements of the SQF Code. Certification is granted for a rating of E, G, or C (Excellent, Good, or Compliant) and is valid for 12 months.
Recertification verifies continued effectiveness of a facility’s system and reviews past performance over the period of the certification (12 months).
These audits are required in the event of a C rating during certification or recertification audits and are conducted after six months.
Certified SQF suppliers are required to have one unannounced audit within their three-year certification cycle. Select Site status is granted to sites that choose to have an unannounced audit every year.
We also perform audits to other GFSI-benchmarked schemes.
Your food safety culture is at the top of our mind.
We will make sure your certifications are done reliably, consistently,
and when you need them.
Certification is provided by AIB International Certification Services, a wholly owned subsidiary and separate company. Use of AIB International’s consulting and training services does not influence certification outcome.