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FOOD SAFETY CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR MANUFACTURERS, SUPPLIERS, CATERERS, BROKERS & AGENTS

 

Make sure your business has its food safety requirements nailed down. Whether you are a manufacturer, supplier, caterer, broker or agent, whether you are an SME just starting out or a well established business and whether you outsource food safety expertise or not, it has never been more important than it is today. Your business survival could depend on it.

So whether you require us to provide a full system implementation or take more of a training, mentoring and supporting role, we have industry experts, versed in the following disciplines, eager to help you. Ring for an informal chat today on 077483 72683. Alternatively, click the link to our Consultancy page to see what other consultancy services we can offer you.


BRC Global Standard for Food Safety Issue 7

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Achieve accreditation to this worldwide food safety standard to:

  • reduce waste by promoting best practices throughout your business
  • improve supplier standards and consistency
  • reduce the costs of product failure
  • eliminate multiple audits by your customers
  • support your customer’s objectives at all levels of the manufacturing supply chain
  • provide concise information to assist with a due diligence defense

Get expert help to attain BRC Global Issue 7 today by calling 077483 72683 or contact us by e-mail at info@handinhandprofessionals.co.uk

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Food Defence – Threat & Vulnerability Risk Assessment

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Let us identify and control threats to, and vulnerabilities inherent with the food you produce. This will help you:

  • determine whether your current food security systems are adequate
  • identify & control risks of being victimised by criminals or terrorists
  • identify what really needs to be protected and from whom
  • identify emergency scenarios and develop emergency response plans accordingly
  • defend your business against frivolous litigation
  • show your customers you take their brand protection seriously

Get expert help to carry out a Food Defence – Threat & Vulnerability Risk Assessment today by calling 077483 72683 or contact us by e-mail at info@handinhandprofessionals.co.uk

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HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point)

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Ensure your food establishment complies with Regulation (EC) No 854/2004 on the Hygiene of Foodstuffs. A professionally designed HACCP system will:

  • increase customer and consumer confidence
  • provide market protection
  • reduce costs through reduction of product losses and rework
  • reduce costs associated with recalls and product withdrawals
  • reduce costs associated with insurance and business liability protection
  • increase the focus and ownership of food safety of your workforce
  • simplify inspections primarily because of record keeping and documentation
  • provide your customers with consistent quality product
  • demonstrate conformance to product requirements and regulations

Get expert help to install a full HACCP system today by calling 077483 72683 or contact us by e-mail at info@handinhandprofessionals.co.uk

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Internal Hygiene & Systems Auditing

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Take advantage of our internal hygiene and systems auditing services. Hiring a HAND IN HAND® auditor will allow you to:

  • benefit from up-to-date auditing skills that are non-existent or in short supply in-house
  • provide your customers with independent evidence you identify & control risks to your products
  • benefit from an independent “outsider looking in” viewpoint
  • increase customer confidence in your internal auditing process
  • externally validate your internal audit processes
  • obtain ongoing benefit from the transfer of internal auditing skills to relevant in-house staff
  • provide short-term interim cover for unexpected in-house auditor absences
  • test your internal systems are sufficient to support a robust due diligence defense
  • benefit from knowledge of ‘best practice’ and effective solutions from other players within your industry

Arrange to get an expert independent hygiene and/or systems audit today by calling 077483 72683 or contact us by e-mail at info@handinhandprofessionals.co.uk

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Supplier Approvals Auditing

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Take advantage of our supplier approvals auditing services. Hiring a HAND IN HAND® auditor will allow you to:

  • benefit from up-to-date supplier auditing skills that are either non-existent or in short supply in-house
  • benefit from lead-assessor trained auditors with a broad base of audit experience
  • provide your suppliers with a professional report listing non-conformances, agreed corrective actions and due by dates
  • provide your customers with independent evidence you identify & control risks from your supply chain
  • increase customer confidence in your supplier approvals auditing process
  • independently validate your supplier approvals process
  • provide short-term interim cover for unexpected in-house auditor absences
  • test your supplier approval system is sufficient to support a robust due diligence defense
  • benefit from knowledge of ‘best practice’ and effective solutions from other players within your industry
  • offload onerous audit follow-up processes

Arrange for us to carry out an independent supplier approvals audit on your behalf today by calling 077483 72683 or contact us by e-mail at info@handinhandprofessionals.co.uk

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BRC – Agents & Brokers

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Work towards this new supply-chain based food safety standard to:

  • expand the reach of your business
  • demonstrate the high standards you maintain
  • maintain the traceability of your food sources
  • prevent food scandals damaging the reputation of the supply chain
  • promote transparency and effective management of food safety
  • increase customer confidence
  • provide concise information to assist with a due diligence defence

Get expert help to attain BRC – Agents & Brokers accreditation today by calling 077483 72683 or contact us by e-mail at info@handinhandprofessionals.co.uk

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BRC – Storage & Distribution

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Work towards this new logistics-based food safety standard to:

  • reduce your costs by reducing the number of second-party audits required
  • provide a report and certification accepted by buyers
  • provide a benchmark to best practice in storage and distribution
  • reduce damage and waste to reduce cost
  • appear in the BRC directory allowing recognition of your achievement
  • use the BRC logo for marketing purposes
  • establish a self-improving quality, hygiene and product safety system

Get expert help to attain BRC – Storage & Distribution accreditation today by calling 077483 72683 or contact us by e-mail at info@handinhandprofessionals.co.uk

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