Standards are central to every aspect of your business. They are a recognized powerful business tool that can define crucial aspects of your company's safety, quality and reliability. Standards enable businesses to keep pace of technology and operate in a global market, where there is a continued drive to lower costs, streamline processes and innovate.
BSI British Standards has published over 800 standards relevant to the Food and Drink Industry covering food safety, chemical, microbiological and sensory analysis, packaging and process issues as well as many general quality management areas, including environmental management, information security, occupational health and safety and IT service management.
Using standards could cut your spending on research and development and avoid duplication of effort when developing methodology and specifications that are already available. The use of standards can also help any company improve the quality of a product - one of the best ways to retain existing customers and build consumer confidence.
Any business large or small associated with the Food and Drink Industry can benefit from the conformity and integrity that standards can bring.