Sorba-Freeze has become the coolest manufacturer and supplier of chilled food packaging products.
Investment of a six figure sum in the bespoke production facility has been rewarded by a top level pass during BRC audit.
This key milestone for Sorba-Freeze creates a strong platform for growing market share with leading retailers, manufacturers and food service organisations.
Welcoming the news, Michelle Ottolini, Sorba-Freeze general manager, said: ‘We are absolutely delighted that our commitment to high quality manufacturing and customer service has been recognised through the BRC Global Standard accreditation.
‘Keeping food chilled for up to 48 hours is no easy task, but at Sorba-Freeze we believe we have the products in place to give our customers the reassurance they need that their temperature sensitive goods will arrive in perfect condition for consumers.
‘We operate globally in highly competitive sectors and are ambitious to grow our business. Successfully completing this tough process is a great credit to all the team at Sorba-Freeze. The fact that we have become the only ice pack manufacturer in the UK to do so is wonderful news for the business.
‘It is the most recognised and valued standard within the food and drink industry, an area demonstrating substantial growth which we can confidently partner due to this external validation of our on-going commitment to food safety, hygiene and quality.’
The rigorous BRC Global Standards aim to guarantee high quality, safety and operational criteria ensuring that manufacturers fulfil their legal obligations and provide protection for consumers.
Sorba-Freeze manufactures and supplies specialist chilled packaging products to many sectors including artisan food producers delivering to Michelin star restaurants, seafood suppliers and processors exporting live produce by airfreight worldwide and the full range of online temperature sensitive food delivery sectors. Its products allow temperature maintenance for up to 48 hours, ensuring that food can be delivered fresh and safe around the world.