The BRC Global Standards are a suite of four industry-leading Technical Standards that specify requirements to be met by an organisation to enable the production, packaging, storage and distribution of safe food and consumer products. Originally developed in response to the needs of UK members of the British Retail Consortium, the Standards have gained usage world-wide and are specified by growing numbers of retailers and branded manufacturers in the EU, North America and further afield. Certification to a Global Standard, which is achieved through audit by a third party Certification Bodies.
Sea Harvest getting closer to buy Viking Fishing assets South Africa
Frozen fish supplier Sea Harvest Group has managed to move a step closer to acquiring the fishing business of domestic peer Viking Fishing, after announcing the South African government approved a transfer of the fishing rights.