Euro Consultants Group partners with the IFS
Euro Consultants Group has been commissioned by the IFS (International Featured Standards) in every country where it is established.
The group is involved:
- As a training service provider for the IFS Academy. It organises training sessions aimed, amongst others, at quality control managers in food-processing businesses, auditors, certification bodies and consultants.
- As an Assessment Service Provider for the IFS Global Market Food, where it is charged with assessments and acts as a consultant and support (audits, training, operational assistance) to SME’s.
What is the IFS?
IFS GMBH is an international company owned by three retailer associations: FCE (French), HDE (German) and CONAD (Italian).
The IFS is tasked with managing common standards that are created by the retailing sector and intended for food suppliers. A few examples of said standards : IFS Food store, IFS Food, IFS Pack secure, IFS brokers, IFS GM food, and so on.
Euro Consultants Group has been involved in the IFS initiative for many years now, and was instrumental in creating the IFS Global Market Food standard, an internationally recognised standard intended for SME’s.