BRC Global Standard for Food rated AA*
The site is certified to the BRC Global Standard for Food and has achieved a rating of AA*. We have elected for the un-announced option, Asda bolt on and the Factored Goods module too.
The scope of the audit covers all activities on site from Wholehead, Low Risk, High Care to High Risk. Grading and packing fresh produce. Peeling and cutting fruits and vegetables. Blending dips, dressings, sauces, marinades, mayonnaise; hot and cold filled. Cooking, roasting, steaming, wood smoking, fire roasting, pureeing of hot and cold filled fruit and vegetables. Thermal processing vegetables, fruit, sauces, marinades, dips, dressings. Hot and cold filling of sweet sauces, caramels, jams, compotes and treacle. Packing into bags, tubes, sachets, pots, pergal bags and squeezy bottles.
Additional Voluntary Module 8 – Traded Goods
Trading of processed vegetable purees and derivatives- ambient stable, chilled and frozen, and a range of pre-packed croutons, onions, crispy peppers under the brand of “Fresh Gourmet” imported from the USA and Mexico.
- 10-Ready meals & sandwiches
- ready-to-eat desserts
- 15 – Dried foods & ingredients
- 18 – Oils & fats
- 5 – Fruit
- vegetables & nuts
- 6 – Prepared fruit
- vegetables & nuts (note JDM does not handle nuts or sesame or their derivatives on site).