Household-owned Grimsby seafood agency, JCS Fish, has change into one of many first companies within the Yorkshire and Humber area of the UK to attain accreditation to the brand new Situation eight of the BRC International Normal for Meals Security. Household-owned Grimsby seafood agency, JCS Fish, has change into one of many first companies within the Yorkshire and Humber area of the UK to attain accreditation to the brand new Situation eight of the BRC International Normal for Meals Security.Auditing to the brand new normal started 1 February 2019 and JCS Fish undertook its annual BRC audit in the identical month, receiving its AA Grade certificates final week. The BRC International Normal for Meals Security is essentially the most broadly used of the industrial requirements for assuring the manufacturing of secure meals, and is a common benchmark set by the UK’s main retailers to determine appropriate suppliers.JCS Fish has been accredited to the BRC normal since 2008 and first achieved AA standing in 2017. High quality supervisor, Ann Rogers, oversees the method and says, “The brand new BRC regime proved more durable than any of these we’ve performed earlier than, with 9 sections slightly than the earlier seven and an excellent stronger emphasis on attaining the fitting meals tradition in a enterprise. I’m so happy with the entire workforce; while QA is answerable for paperwork and coaching, we couldn’t obtain these requirements with out the co-operation and enthusiasm of everybody at JCS Fish.”JCS Fish specialises within the processing and provide of salmon merchandise and continues to develop each its foodservice enterprise and its BigFish Model. It not too long ago achieved a brand new itemizing for its BigFish salmon fillets and smoked salmon merchandise in ‘As Nature Supposed’, a fast-growing London-based pure meals retailer with six retailers.Director, Louise Coulbeck, says, “It has been a fantastic first quarter for our enterprise, we’re a close-knit workforce and it’s a pleasure once we proceed to attain necessary accreditations resembling our BRC AA standing, which is a stiff check even for a lot bigger organisations than our personal.”