InnoVactiv announces that it has recently achieved SQF (Safe Quality Food) certification for its new facility in Rimouski, Quebec, Canada with a perfect score of 100%. This new facility provides innoVactiv with the ability to adapt to its growing markets while offering the same level of exceptional service and responsiveness that has made its reputation.
InnoVactiv also obtained a perfect score of 100% with the FSMA Food addendum of the SQF certification. The FSMA Addendum covers the requirements of the U.S. Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), which are mandatory for all dietary ingredient suppliers in the U.S.
A team achievement
This achievement highlights the dedication of each employee to support our valued partners and focus on building a world-renowned company operating under the highest standards. “This achievement testifies to the hard work and professionalism of our QA/QC director, Nadia Fortin, and the everyday commitment of each of us to improve our practices and meet the highest standards for our customers” said Raphaël Anguenot, site manager and Vice-President, Supply Chain.
“This accomplishment perfectly reflects innoVactiv’s values of excellence and our reputation as a reliable world-class company” said Patrice Dionne, CEO.
The importance of supplier selection in product development
Choosing a natural ingredients supplier can have a significant impact on the development and success of a product. It should be regarded not as a “one-time deal” but as a relationship of collaboration. We do not consider ourselves as mere vendors but rather as a partner that can assist you at all stages of your product development process, from developing product concepts to formulation, claims and regulatory affairs.
The SQF certification is a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) recognized scheme, which was launched to enhance food safety. The SQF program is a globally trusted and independent food safety program and management system designed to meet the needs of buyers and suppliers worldwide. Widely considered one of the most rigorous and comprehensive food safety standards in the world, SQF certification requires to develop and implement a stringent food safety system that applies to every step of the supply chain, ensuring that products are manufactured and distributed in accordance with standards among the strictest in the industry.
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