Bell Flavors & Fragrances EMEA obtains FAMI-QS Recertification.
Bell Flavors & Fragrances has successfully obtained the recertification of the Feed Safety Management System including Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) in compliance with FAMI-QS Code (Version 5.1, 2014-02-14) for its manufacturing facility and headquarter in Leipzig, Germany in January 2016.
The certificate was awarded by TÜV SÜD for the production of additives: Category ‘sensory additives’, functional group natural products – botanically defined (b) and premixtures for a period of 3 years.
Quality, environment and safety are an essential part of Bell´s corporate philosophy. With the successful recertification Bell Flavors & Fragrances once again seized the opportunity to convince with its high quality standards obtained by its employees working with the utmost care and greatest conscientiousness and helping to promote the process of continuous improvement with their daily commitment. Moreover the FAMI-QS certificate is an evidence of Bell´s high product safety not only for the food industry but also regarding the legal requirements of feeding stuff. Thus Bell meets all the requirements as a reliable and secure international partner for flavours and extracts for the animal feed sector.
The FAMI-QS standard covers the feed safety management systems of trade and manufacturers of processed specialty feed ingredients and their mixtures, starting from the incoming product, purchasing of raw materials, manufacturing, transport and storage by the manufacturer and sales of the finished product. The FAMI-QS Code addresses safety, quality and regulatory compliance of feed additives, functional feed ingredients, premixtures, speciality complementary feed and speciality complementary dietetic feed and is valid for 3 years with an annual monitoring of the compliance with standard conformity.