BRC Certification

What is BRCGS Agents and Brokers?

BRCGS Agents and Brokers BRCGS Agents and Brokers is for non-manufacturing traders who buy, sell or facilitate trade of products, it provides a link in the movement and trade of products ensuring an effective chain of traceability. Brokers: Purchase, take title and sell to manufacturers, brokers, retailers and food services but NOT directly to consumers… More >>>

BRCGS Packaging and Packaging Materials

BRCGS Packaging BRCGS Packaging is the first packaging standard in the world to be recognised by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GSFI) bench-marking committee. Over 3,500 sites in more than 80 countries are certified. Aimed at any manufacturer producing packaging materials for all types of products from food to consumer products at all levels. The… More >>>

BRCGS Storage and Distribution

BRCGS Storage and Distribution BRCGS Storage and Distribution provides an essential certification link between manufacturing and the end use. It is designed to reflect best practice and facilitate a process of continuous improvement through a well-designed risk-based product safety management system. This standard allows the chain of product certification to be completed from processor to… More >>>

BRCGS Food Safety Start!

BRCGS Food Safety Start! The BRCGS Food Safety Start Standard is for smaller sites where the full BRCGS Food Safety Standard may not always be practical, add value, or in the sites that are still developing their food safety management systems. There are 2 requirement levels – basic & intermediate, which provide a platform towards… More >>>

BRCGS Food Safety

BRCGS Food Safety   BRCGS Food Safety is aimed at food manufacturers and producers. Now in its eighth issue it provides a structured system to assist in the production of safe food, and to manage product quality to meet customer requirements. The standard is recognised around  the world by many manufacturers, retailers and food service… More >>>

Funding through The Manufacturing Growth Programme

Manufacturing Growth Programme
Brian and the team at food safety assist were great in helping my business gain a significant grant towards the cost of reviewing and updating our food safety systems to meet the BRC Global Food Version 8 updates. Funding came through the Manufacturing Growth Programme and with everyone’s help Povey’s continues to sell Oatcakes into major retail chains and our business is growing Alex Povey Povey’s Oatcakes

Alex Povey, Povey’s Oatcakes

Poveys Oatcakes
Food Safety Assist helped us achieve BRC in just 4 months and we continue to grow the systems going forward. My knowledge of food safety systems has grown tremendously and I’m very grateful to have Brian and his team on board with my company and future

BRC and Salsa Accreditation is not out of reach…

Are you looking at getting assistance with your food safety system? Wanting to move towards accreditation but don’t want to go it alone? Restricted by cash flow, would project funding help?   The Manufacturing Growth Programme may be the answer your looking for. Improvement grants are now available to help fund consultation services like ours,… More >>>

Achieving Grade A in BRC Accreditation with Food Safety Assist

Achieving Grade A in BRC Accreditation Congratulations to Povey’s Oatcakes and Little Town Diary, who both recently passed their BRC Audits with flying colours. Povey’s achievement was extra special. The audit was unannounced!!! One staff member with help from Brian Humphreys, our lead Food Safety Consultant, manages all systems. A blog is coming shortly, sharing… More >>>

Looking for BRC Accreditation? Times have now changed…..

brc accreditation

If you’re looking for BRC Accreditation times have now changed…… Now is the time to act. Issue 8 of the BRC Global Standard for Food Safety came out last month. First Audits will be conducted against this from 1st February 2019.  There are many changes for you to take on board, including the increased number… More >>>

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