The BRC (British Retail Consortium) standard was developed by British supermarkets in the area of hygiene and food safety requirements, and was aimed at their suppliers. With this standard the requirement of HACCP and quality systems, demands on the environment of the factory and requirements for the product, process and personnel, are all met.
Since september 2017 abbGrowers is Skal certified. Therefore we are allowed to store, pack and distribute biological fruit and vegetables. As a control authority, Skal is dedicated to proving the reliability of organic products in the Netherlands. A product may only be called organic if the production process complies with legal regulations. The European government determines the rules. Skal inspects and monitors if abbGrowers complies with the rules.