PolyExpert, well-known manufacturer of blown film for the food industry, receives SQF certification.
Laval, Quebec, August 26, 2020 – PolyExpert, a Canadian leading manufacturer of extruded blown film, proudly announces that it is now Safe Quality Food certified.
“As a film manufacturer, we have been supplying the food packaging industry for many years, so we understand the importance of food security in the supply chain. The SQF certification testifies to the fact that our procedures and our facilities meet the most demanding criteria in terms of food safety,” says Lise Plante, Managing Director. “This further demonstrates that we are deeply committed to our customers and business partners”.
The Safe Quality Food (SQF) program is a rigorous food safety and quality program that is recognized by retailers, brand owners and food service providers around the world. Issued by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), the certification is designed to meet industry, customer and regulatory requirements for all sectors of the food supply chain – from farm to retail stores.
Douglas Lord, Vice-President of Operations, underlines “our multidisciplinary teams have really mobilized to take this important step. For over a year, we have made several improvements, reviewed all our procedures, processes, facilities; no stone was left unturned. This project would not have been possible without the support of management and the involvement of our employees. We are very proud of our people and of this accomplishment”.