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#1 saenath

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 11:22 AM

Hello 

 

We are an agents for nuts and dried fruit products .We are looking to get certified BRC .Could some one guide us how to start with.

 

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 11:42 AM

Hello 

 

We are an agents for nuts and dried fruit products .We are looking to get certified BRC .Could some one guide us how to start with.

 

Thx

 

Hi saenath,

 

download and read the Standard ?

 

Some of it is very similar to BRC Food, eg Supplier Approval, if you know about that already ?


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Posted 25 February 2016 - 03:16 PM

If you use the BRC Agents & Brokers Self Assessment Tool (downloadable here: http://www.brcglobal...px#.Vs8aQPmLQdU) you can compare the standard to your current practices.

 

Beware the risk assessment though! We spent many hours on it as it is not a HACCP plan, and still had a non-conformance against it. You need to think of every requirement and possible risk!


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Posted 26 February 2016 - 03:42 AM

Hello 

 

We are an agents for nuts and dried fruit products .We are looking to get certified BRC .Could some one guide us how to start with.

 

Thx

 

Hi Saenath,

 

The IFSQN offer a BRC Agents and Brokers Product Safety Management System Implementation Package which may be of interest
 

 

Kind regards,

 

Tony


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Posted 26 February 2016 - 02:32 PM

Hi Saenath,

 

I removed yr duplicate topic to avoid confusion.

 

You included a question as to "how to prepare a haccp plan".

 

It may be necessary for you to consider seeking a consultant. (But depending on yr own Technical Resources)


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