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Secure your food supply chain with a SMETA/Sedex Audit!

Social accountability is an important element of a company’s sourcing, which helps ensure better product quality, fosters consumer loyalty, and emphasizes good corporate citizenship. Through QIMA, WQS offers SMETA Audits, which are accepted by major brands and retailers to support your company’s social responsibility mission.  The audits are performed by APSCA auditors. Learn more here: […]

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New to SQF? These are the 10 Steps to become SQF Certified

The Safe Quality Food (SQF) is a rigorous food safety and quality program recognized by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI). The SQF food safety and quality codes are designed to meet consumer, industry, and regulatory requirements for all sectors of the food supply chain, from farm to fork. As a food producer, achieving certification under the […]

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SQF Remote Activities – What You Need to Know

Traditional in-person audits are becoming increasingly challenging. Instead of  letting your certification lapse or waiting long periods between your audits, consider remote activities. Through remote activities, WQS will deliver the audit program using technological components maintaining the highest auditing standards. Find out more here: WQS_SQF insert_remote activities Do you have any questions? Fill out the […]

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IFS Food Version 7

IFS – International Featured Standards has announced the publication of the new Food Version 7. IFS Food 7 The IFS Food Standard is a GFSI (Global Food Safety Initiative) recognized standard for auditing food manufacturers. The focus is on food safety and the quality of processes and products. It concerns food processing companies and companies that […]

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BRCGS Recorded Webinar

  Traditional in-person audits are becoming increasingly challenging due to COVID-19. Instead of letting your certification lapse or waiting long periods between audits, consider trying blended audits. Through the use of information and communication technology (ICT), you can minimize person to person contact and still fulfill your audit requirements for certification. The webinar covered: Define […]

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