British Retail Consortium (BRC) Certification at Brenntag Bristol Site – The Brenntag Bristol distribution site has successfully obtained the BRC Global Standard for Storage and Distribution, which covers the storage, distribution and wholesaling of ambient, packaged, food grade ingredients, additives and processing aids.
The Bristol site joins Brenntag London, Lutterworth and Widnes sites which have successfully gone through the auditing process and have been awarded the BRC certifications. Brenntag Widnes have maintained their A Grade certification against the BRC7 Global Standard for Food Safety and the Storage and Distribution Standard for the last two years.
Paul Renwick, Quality Manager Life Sciences, said: “BRC certification gives final recognition of Brenntag’s efforts over many years to improve and develop Food Safety and Quality Systems, and the BRC Certification provides the globally accepted validation of the security of our supply chain”.
The BRC certification process continues across the Brenntag UK and Ireland distribution network and food hub sites.
Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, covers all major markets with its extensive product and service portfolio. Headquartered in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, the company operates a global network with more than 490 locations in 72 countries. In 2014, the company, which has a global workforce of more than 13,500, generated sales of EUR 10.0 billion (USD 13.3 billion). Brenntag connects chemical manufacturers and chemical users. The company supports its customers and suppliers with tailor-made distribution solutions for industrial and specialty chemicals. With over 10,000 products and a world-class supplier base, Brenntag offers one-stop-shop solutions to around 170,000 customers. This includes specific application technology, an extensive technical support and value-added services such as just-in-time delivery, product mixing, formulation, repackaging, inventory management and drum return handling. Long-standing experience and local excellence in the individual countries characterize the global market leader for chemical distribution.
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